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Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

Inheritance

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Q: How will the estate of a deceased be divided among one son, 4 daughters and a widow. Note: Parents have already passed away. A: The estate will be divided into 48 equal shares and distributed as follows: Wife will receive 6 shares Son will receive 14 shares Each daughter will receive 7 shares And Allah… read more »

Repeating a nikaah

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Q: Can a person do nikah twice with the same woman. I am from Pakistan, residing in China. Can I do nikah with my fiance there and when I come back to Pakistan I do nikah again. Our parents are willing to our marriage. A: The nikaah does not have to be repeated. And if… read more »

Inheritance

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Q: A person dies leaving behind some land. His parents are not alive. How will this land be distributed to his widow, two sons and three daughters? A: It will be divided into 8 equal shares and distributed as follows: Wife will receive 1 share Each son will receive 2 shares Each daughter will receive 1… read more »

Adoption

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Q: We are Muslims and a childless couple. We adopted a baby girl and we don’t know about her parentage. We want to give her our name and identity and raise her as our own, without telling her that she was adopted. We don’t know who are her parents. Is this allowed? A: It is not… read more »

Inheritance

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Q: We are 3 brothers and 1 sister (all are married). The question is, what would be sharing if our parents have pass away? A: If the deceased only left behind 3 sons and 1 daughter then the estate will be divided into 7 equal shares and distributed as follows: Each son receives 2 shares Daughter… read more »

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