period of time

This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered 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.

Interest money

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Q: I want to apply to study in Canada and for this purpose I need a GIC certificate. A GIC is an account which I will open in a Canadian bank to show that I can bear their living expenses. When I go to Canada, they will refund me my funds within a given period… read more »

Girls living in a hostel

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Q: I am an engineering student and I am currently living in the hostel. All was going well till my roommate offered prayer. Her method of offering salah was different but I did not pay much attention to this because in college, I am friends with a shia girl whose method is also differed from mine…. read more »

Definition of Hadith

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Q: What is a hadith and how many types of hadith are there? Also, what is zaeef hadith? A: Hadeeth generally refer to the teaching of Nabi (sallallahu alaihi wa sallam). The way the hadeeth was transmitted will be the different ways that the hadeeth will be classified. For example, there were hundreds of people… read more »

Answer to objection No.1 on: Fact or fiction: Analysing the idea of the universe being created in 6 days.

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Hello I previously asked you to explain verse 50:38: وَلَقَدْ خَلَقْنَا ٱلسَّمَٰوَٰتِ وَٱلْأَرْضَ وَمَا بَيْنَهُمَا فِى سِتَّةِ أَيَّامٍ وَمَا مَسَّنَا مِن لُّغُوبٍ (We created the heavens and the earth and all between them in Six Days, nor did any sense of weariness touch Us.) You replied that ‘days’ in this context isn’t referring to literally… read more »