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SADAQATUL FITR By Mufti Waseem Khan (Hafizahullah)

SADAQATUL FITR By Mufti Waseem Khan (Hafizahullah)   Sadaqatul Fitr is a compulsory charity which is given at the end of Ramadhan to the poor and needy.  It is given to help them particularly on the day of Eidul Fitr and also serves as a purification for the giver...

Step Father Being Mahram To Adult Step Daughters

Question: As Salaamu Alaikum, A sister had a question about mahaarim that is related to Ayah 23 of Surah Nisaa where it mentions the stepfather and the stepdaughter. (1) If you have adult daughters does the husband you marry after they became adult become a mahram to...

Marriage Status Of A Couple That Reverted To Islam

Question: Assalamualaikum. If a married Christian couple accepts Islam in future, should they re-marry again as per islamic law and if they had a child what about it? Answer: Wa Alaikum As Salaam, If both of them accept Islam at the same time, and they were previously...

Is Missing Jumuah Sinful?

Question: Assalaamualaikum! Someone asked me if his work requires him to travel at midday on Fridays;the same time for the Jumuah prayer,what is his situation?He wants to know how many Jumuah salaah is missed before it becomes sinful.JazaakAllaahKhair, Aameen  ...

Zakaat on children’s Jewellery.

Question: A person’s children has jewellery, does she have to pay Zakaah on it? The children are not baligh, what about if they are baligh? Answer: According to the Mazhab of Imam Abu Hanifa, if the children are not baligh (have not reached the age of puberty), then...

Can a male child wear red clothing?

Question: Assalaamu Alaikum. I just wanted to know if a male child under the age of puberty can wear articles of clothing that are red, or should this be avoided in order to safeguard oneself? Answer: Wa Alaikum as Salaam, It should be avoided. And Allah knows best,...

Azaan and Iqaamah given by someone without a Beard.

Question: A person shaves his beard as well as a young boy whose beard has not grown out as yet. Is it proper for them to call out the Azan and Iqaamah or not? Answer: A person who shaves his beard is committing a sin, and as such to appoint him to call out the Azan...

Hajj validation

I performed Hajj with my daughter when she was not baligh. (nearly 14 years). But immediately after performing Hajj when we returned home in Jeddah, she got her first menses within 10 days of our Hajj. My question is whether she will be termed as baligh during our...