Hanafi Fiqh

Imitating kuffar in the following situations

Assalamu aleykum dear Mufti, I would like to know if the following situations are imitating kuffar (of course without wanting to imitate them): *Wanting to speak languages like English and German perfectly like a native speaker which happens to be a non-Muslim the...

Hanafi Fiqh

Wedding and engagement rings

Assalamualaikum I have heard that wearing engagement ring and wedding ring is haram because it imitates kuffar and is shirk to believe it will help make marriage stronger. My question is, if we wear engagement ring and wedding ring as a gift and not believe it as...

Hanafi Fiqh

Can We Pray Behind an Ibadi

Answered by: Alimah Safiyya-Maryam Ahmed Question: Assalamualykum, Can we pray behind an Ibadi (a sect in Oman)? In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Answer: Ibadism, a distinct sect of Islam, exists mainly in Oman, East Africa, the Mzab valley...

Hanafi Fiqh

Are Jumpsuits Allowed in Islam?

Answered by: Maulana Moinul Abu Hamza Question Are jumpsuits allowed in Islam? بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Answer: Jumpsuits are basically a trouser and shirt combination that varies in the way they are...

Hanafi Fiqh

Can we Wear Glengarry Caps?

Answered by: Alimah Sabrina al-Faarsiyyah Question I am not Scottish and nor is my husband, but we both like the look of Glengarry caps. Is there anything wrong with wearing them? Or will it entail Tashabbuh bil Kuffar? بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم In the name...

Hanafi Fiqh

Celebrating Non-Muslim Festivals

Question:Is it permissible to celebrate Non-Muslim festivals? Answer: It is impermissible. Nabiﷺ said: “One who imitates a nation, he is from them.” When Nabiﷺ reached Madinah, the people of Madinah had two days in which they would have a festival. Nabiﷺ enquired...