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Can Qunoot An Nazila be done in Jummuah Salah?

Assalaamu Alaikum Mufti Saab. I have a question for the purpose of my knowledge & maybe others. Today at Jumma, The Imam announces he is going to make dua after the second ruku, kindly comment/advice on this matter.  Also after the Kutbah, he started to make...

Brief Biography of Ibn Hazm

Question: Who is the famous ‘alim Ibn Hazam, I read several contradictory opinions concerning him, young people it is the confusion with his readings that we advise you, Is it advisable for non scholar (layman,non qualified person) to read Ibn hazam’s book? ANSWER: As...

What is fidya? How much should be paid?

Asalaamu Alaikumwa Rahamatullahi, My respected Mufti, I would like to know: 1. What is the fidya for a person who due to illness no longer has any hope of being able to fast any days in Ramadhan? 2. What will one pay for each day missed? 3.  Also would be proper to...

Attending 40 Days Prayers After Someone’s Death

Question: Mufti, Assalamu Alaikum, Is it permissible to be part of a ’40 days prayers’ after someone has passed away? Jazak Allah.   Answer: Wa Alaikum As Salaam, According to the scholars, the customary ’40 days prayers’ that is done after someone has passed away is...

Zakaat on children’s Jewellery.

Question: A person’s children has jewellery, does she have to pay Zakaah on it? The children are not baligh, what about if they are baligh? Answer: According to the Mazhab of Imam Abu Hanifa, if the children are not baligh (have not reached the age of puberty), then...

What is Shabeena and is it permissible.

Question: I want to know about “Shabeena”. We are in USA and for the last few years we are doing Shabeena in the last few nights of Ramadan. The way that we pray is the Imam (who is also reciting in Taraweeh) leaves a few rakaats of Taraweeh and prays those rakaats as...

The six groups of Mujtahideen

  Question Is this article correct: “The six groups of Mujtahideen1. Mujtahid Sharriy’a 2. Mujtahid al-Masa’il 3. Mujtahid al-Madhhab 4. As-Hab al-Takhreej 5. As-Hab al-Tarjee’a 6. As-Hab al-Tameez 1. Mujtahid Sharriy’a are those who make the rules with the help and...

Is Mussels halal to eat in Ahnaf mazhab, if not why?

Is Mussels halal to eat in Ahnaf mazhab, if not why? بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 894/817/M=8/1439)   By ‘mussels’ if you mean the shell insect which is known as ghongha in Hindi then it is not halal to eat it according to Hanafi Fiqh as only fish is halal among the...