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Haram and Halal money that is mixed

As Salaamu Alaikum. In regards to this question and response, will this also include occupation? Such as a place that has alcohol? Or Roulette/Play Whe machines? Being a revert, this was my first time Giving Zakaat, but because all the money I have earned at my job,...

Can men wear stainless steel rings?

Message: salaams, can men wear stainless steel rings? Wa Alaikum Assalaam, الجواب و بالله التوفيق Men should not wear rings made with stainless steel. According to the accepted verdict given by the majority of scholars, men must only wear rings made of silver. This is...

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...

Standing For The Body In Janaazah

Question: Salaam mufti. Can you address the question of standing when the body arrives and departs? Is this from the sunnah? Answer: Assalamu Alaikum, One must not stand for the body (in Janaza) when it arrives or departs, or passes in front of a person. However, if...

All Prophets Are Ma’soom (Free From Sins)

Question: Can you explain this word to the light of the majority and minority of the scholars (of the 4 madhahib) Are the prophets  Ma’soom (free from sins)?   Answer: Assalmau Alaikum, The Ahlus Sunnah Wal Jamaah are unanimous on the position that the Prophets are...

Can we use water which has been heated by the sun?

Questions: 1) We have a new Muslim in the Masjid and he asked what the follower should be doing in Salaah while the Imam is reciting? 2) Can we use water which has been heated by the sun? Answer: Wa Alaikum As Salaam, When a follower is being led by an Imam, then the...

Breast feeding after 2 years.

Question: I have two daughters – one is 5yrs. going on 6yrs. and the other is 2yrs. The first daughter breast fed until she was 2yrs. I had no problem to wean her off the breast by the time she was 2yrs. Our other daughter is more baby-ish and we are having a problem...