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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.

Framing photos for people

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Q: I work as a picture framer. Sometimes I receive photos of people for framing. Occasionally, Hindus bring bhagwaans for framing. Christians bring pictures of Jesus and Jews bring things of their religion. What should I do in these situations? A: You should refrain from framing these types of pictures for people. If the picture… read more »

Fear of committing kufr

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Q: I am getting married and I am worried about Imaan and kufr. Since I heard that nikah will be nullified if one of the two did kufr, what precautions should one take? Is it kufr to like kuffaar daily life ways? E.g. If someone wears kuffar clothes like pants and shirt, if we praise… read more »

Arranged marriages

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Q: If a non Muslim asks us how can we just marry someone we don’t know, like without speaking to the person or only seeing them once and then deciding that’s the person you want to spend your life with, whats a good answer to give? A: The simple answer is that experience shows that… read more »

Emigrating to a non-Muslim country

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Q: If someone wants to settle permanently in a kuffaar country such as, US, Canada, Australia, etc. Is there any prohibition or discouragement in Islam for this? A: It is important and an obligation that the environment and surrounding be one that is deeni friendly and supports you in deen. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى)… read more »

Having holiday sales

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Q: Is it permissible for businesses to keep holiday sales, not related to black friday or christmas, but just a holiday sale? A: Yes, it is permissible. However, as a precaution, abstain from having a sale during the kuffaar festive season so that you do not resemble the kuffaar in any way and you do… read more »

Black Friday sales

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Q: Regarding Black Friday, I understand that it is to do with the kuffaar, however is it permissible for one to take advantage of the sales?  A: We have been encouraged to keep away from their celebrations and rituals.  And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source