Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.
Q: I want to ask if it is halal and permissible by law to get paid to do someones homework, college and university assignments, thesis and so on. Students hire us and provide us the material/structure or question given by a professor or teacher and we write answers for them with a fee. I work… read more »
Q: My wife wants to start a business doing laser hair removal. My question is that if she does it, she will be seeing ladies parts thats supposed to be covered like the legs, is it okay or not? If not then what if she employs someone to do that job? A: This occupation entails… read more »
Q: I am working in a gulf country and I given some wrong certificates. I always doubt whether my job is haram or halal. I graduated applied to many companies but they did not choose me as I did not have experience. I gave a record of fake experience and some certificates and I did… read more »
Q: I would like to ask that in armed forces screening or any other such sort of job where they need to screen you thoroughly, there is a medical stage screening where they fully uncover the applicant and the senior doctor checks him for any ailments or shortcomings that might deem him unfit. The question… read more »
Q: I have been doing a self-employed delivery job with amazon known as Flex; Amazon flex has 3 types of delivery: 1. Logistics – normal cardboard boxes but I will never know the contents (but no food and drink items from my knowledge) 2. Prime now – which allows for many items which included electronics… read more »
Q: I am interested in being an Occupational Therapist, and I am a Muslim male. Occupational Therapy is a female-dominated profession, with about 90 percent being females. The nature of the profession involves helping people of all ages who have disabilities regain independence so they can do things they used to do, such as work… read more »
Q: Is it okay to work in a gas station as a cashier, where liquor, lottery tickets, cigarettes, haram food, etc. are sold on an hourly basis? A: It is not permissible to sell liquor, lottery tickets and haraam meat. Selling cigarettes is permissible. If you feel that you will be forced to sell the… read more »