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This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered 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.

Are all Shia kaafir?

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Q: 1. Is it permissible to say that all Shia are Kaafir? 2. Is it true that one who doesn’t say that all Shia are Kaafir is a Munaafiq? A: The Shias that we know of believe in the distortion of the Quraan Shareef and reject the Sahaabah (radhiyallahu anhum), like the Shaykhayn etc. Hence,… read more »

Greeting non-Muslims

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Q: Is it permissible for a Muslim to initiate the greeting with a kaafir, e.g. good morning? What if this is for the purpose of inviting people to Islam? A: It is better not to. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Original Source Link

Calling a person a kaafir

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Q: Is there a Hadith stating ‘kaafir ko bhi kaafir na kaho’? If so, what exactly does it mean? A: We haven’t come across this hadeeth. In fact, this goes against the Quraan Shareef, since the Quraan Shareef instructs, “Say, ‘O Kaafiroon.’” And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee… read more »

Are all Shia kaafir?

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Q: Can we make takfeer of all the Shia? A: Those who reject any of the zarooriyyaat of deen will be kaafir, like they believe in the tahreef of the Kitaabullah, or tafseeq of all the Sahaabah (radhiyallahu anhum), so obviously these are from the zarooriyyaat of deen. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best…. read more »

Backbiting

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Q: Is it kufr to backbite a Muslim to a non Muslim? Also is it kufr to complaint against a Muslim to a non Muslim if he has harmed you for the purpose of correcting him so that he doesn’t do the same mistake again? A: It is not kufr, but it is a serious crime…. read more »

Spying for non-Muslims

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Q: If someone is ordered to spy on the Muslims to help the disbelievers and he is threatened that if the doesn’t do it he or his family will be killed, will he be out of Islam if he complies? A: We will not call him a kaafir, but really he has betrayed the Muslims… read more »

Sweat of a kaafir

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Q: I read that the sweat of a kaafir is impure. In the Uk there are lots of shopping centres where the cashiers are non Muslims. If we go to the cashier with our food or clothes and they touch it to scan it are we not allowed to wear those clothes and eat that… read more »

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