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Is Sadaqah different from Lillah

Answered by DaruliftaaZambia.com

Question Most of the masajids have boxes labelled lillah sadakah and zakat, but some have one common box in which we have to drop our sadakah and zakat money. Is it acceptable? Is it permissible?  Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Sadaqah means charity and… read more »

Breaking An Oath

Answered by DaruliftaaZambia.com

Question If I said “Allah na kassam I will not do this or that” and then later did it will i have to give kaffara???   Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. When a person takes an oath upon… read more »


Answered by DaruliftaaMW.com

Question: Assalamu alaikum I made a vow that whenever i comit a particular sin in my life I will pray a certain number of salah/rakats. On few occasions I have failed to fulfill this oath. My question is that was the vow dissolved on the first occasion I failed to fulfill it and I… read more »

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Expiation of Broken Oaths and Promises

Answered by Mathabah.org

Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: What are the consequences of being unable to fulfill a promise and or an oath made, by placing one’s hand on the Qurʿān? Answer: In the Name of God, Most Merciful, Most Compassionate Jazāk Allāh Khayr/ Thank you for contacting us for your question. Breaking a promise or an… read more »

Taking a false qasam (oath)

Answered by Muftionline.co.za

Q: I want to know if someone takes a false qasam on the Quran, what’s the kaffarah? A: If a false qasam is taken regarding a matter of the past then there is no kaffarah. However, it is a serious sin and you need to make sincere taubah for it. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى)… read more »


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