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mother-in-law

Can one give Zakaat to ones siblings and in-laws? 

Q. Is it permissible to give Zakaat to ones father-in-law, mother-in-law, son-in-laws, daughter-in-laws? Can one give Zakaat to ones brothers, sisters, uncles and aunts? A. It is permissible to give Zakaat to ones In-laws i.e. father-in-law, mother-in-law,...

Mother-in-law Hugging Her Son-in-law

Q: Assalaamu Alaikum. Can a mother-in-law hug her son-in-law for special occasions like Eid day and even kiss him? Also, along with giving money or jewellery as a mahr, can a groom recite a part of Qur’aan to his bride as part of his mahr to her? A: Wa Alaikum As...

Zakat to mother in law

Answered by Molana Muhammad Adnan Question: Can i give zakat to my mother in law who is a widow? She is receiving 10,000rs a month from her husband's pension. She has 5 sons 3 of which are earning and send her money? ...

Hurmat-e-musaaharah

Q: I read about the Islamic ruling that a man should not touch his mother-in-law, and if he does that, his relationship with his wife will forever become haraam. I am very conscious about this.Today I visited my in-laws with my wife and I was very conscious about it...

Purdah from one’s father-in-law’s brothers

Q: I would like to find out if a lady needs to make purda from her father-in-law's brothers? What about her mother-in-law's brothers? A: Yes.And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by:Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Original Source...

Mother in law taking daughter in laws jewellery

Q: Does a mother-in-law have a right over the son’s jewellery given to him from his wife’s parents on their marriage?And does a wife have any rights over her husbands jewellery that her parents had only given? The mother-in-law has a lot of gold but also takes her...