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Kaffarah on breaking an oath.

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When you give fidya we need to feed a poor person for 10 days so I wanted to ask if we can give the entire amount at once or we should just feed the poor little by little daily I didn’t know that we have to give a little daily, I gave 3-4 times… read more »

Entering the bathroom with Arabic text

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Asalamualaykum warahmatullahi wabarakaatuh Duaas this query finds Mufti Saab in the best of health and Imaan    Respected Mufti , Nowadays most of the Scarves, Niqaabs and Abayas we buy have their logos written in Arabic on the item. Eg – الشال ، شرقية ، بدون اسم  etc. Many a time,… read more »

Are we allowed to use or sell hemp oil?

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Are we allowed to use or sell hemp oil ? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh Hemp oil is derived by pressing hemp seeds. Hemp seeds come from the plant, Cannabis Sativa. Both Cannabis and Hemp are derived from the… read more »

Is vinegar from alcohol impure?

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I understand that vinegar which is deliberately made from alcohol is haraam for one to consume. But is it also Najis? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Vinegar originates from wine. It is made when alcohol undergoes fermentation, whereby it… read more »

Top Cashback plus account

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AsSalamu Alaykum, I have read the fatwa mentioning that cashback websites such as TopCashback and Quidco are permissible. I understand this fatwa has been issued on the free account these websites offer. What is the ruling regarding TopCashback Plus account, where £5 is taken from the accumulated cashback at the end of the… read more »

Interest money for bank charges

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as salaamualaikum recently I discovered that in a lawyers practice there are three accounts business account-this is used for daily running of the practice trust account-this is used to hold clients’ money charges account-interest from the trust is paid her the bank charges for the business and trust… read more »

The Name Imran

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Slmz Please advise regarding the name Imraan and its meaning etc   Shukran Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh The name Imran is not of arab origin.[i] Imran is the arabic of the Hebrew name Joachim, which… read more »

Is it permissible to rent out a hall for parties?

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I am planning to build a marriage hall for income purposes which will be used for marriage functions , birthday parties, engagement etc Is it permissible to rent halls for parties? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.  As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.  It is permissible… read more »

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