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This answer was collected from, which is the official website of Darul Iftaa Malawi, head by Mufti Safwaan Ibrahim.
He completed his Aalimiyyah studies in Darul Uloom Azaadville and further studied his Iftaa course at Darul Iftaa Mahmudiyyah – both in South Africa.

Iddah in Foreign Country

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Question: If a woman is travels with her husband to a foreign land and upon reaching there, her husband passes away, does she have to return to her home country to spend her Iddah or can she spend it where she is presently? Answer: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم It is obligatory upon a woman whose… read more »

The Iddah after divorce by Khula’.

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Question: Assalaam u alaikum. I have read two views concerning the above. Where the iddah of a woman who initiates and obtains divorce via khula is one menstrual cycle and there is another view where it remains 3 months. See article I referenced from the net below. What is the correct view of this.?… read more »

Elective C-Section for Childbirth

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: I am 35 years old and 6 months pregnant with my first baby and would like to know if it is permissible to opt for an elective C-section as I am afraid of labour pains and also if I opt for an epidural then I might as well have… read more »

Supplications for Conceiving and Pregnancy

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: Can you please advise on a duʿā (supplication or prayer) to conceive a child and get pregnant. We as a married couple have been childless for many years and have prayed a lot, for Allāh to bless us with a child. Answer: Jazāk Allāh Khayr/ Thank you for your… read more »