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Salaah with Jamaa’ah at home during COVID-19

Question With the current suspension of Salaah in the Masjid for the general public, how should Salaah be performed with Jamaa’ah at home? Can women also join? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...

Composure of a Sahabiyyah at the time of calamity

Please comment on the authenticity of this narration: The son of Ummu Khallad (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) was martyred. When she heard about it she came to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) to enquire about his position and reward. Despite being afflicted by the great tragedy of losing her son, her face was still covered with a niqab (veil/purdah). A Sahabi (radiyallahu …

Eid Salaah Open Air or In Masjid

Question: Assalaamu Alaikum Can you enlightened me of the eid salah should be open air or in a mosque. Thank you Answer: Wa Alaikumus Salam It is Sunnah to perform the Eid Salaah in ‘open-air’ rather than in a mosque. It is narrated in authentic traditions that it was...

Where should I stay when husband is away?

I live with my mom at our mother's home as my husband works abroad. I go to my in law's place if there is any functions and stay few days there. Recently my mom went to spend some days with my brother and family who lives in another country. As a result I went to my...

Regarding adopted son

Kindly request you to help me clarifying this difficulty 1. Please let me know if a mother remains a mother after the puberty of adopted son? Or she’ll become non mahram? 2. The real daughter can maintain a blood brother/sister relation or she will become non-mahram...

Hijabi sister working in school.

Answered by:  Ustadh Moinul Abu Hamza​ Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah please guide me regarding my job In a school where I accompany my kids and my intention is to spread some good deeni tarbiyat to students along with other...