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Equality amongst grandchildren

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Q. I have 22 grandchildren Alhamdulillah. I have made an intention to give any grandchild of mine one Kruger coin if any one of them memorizes the Quran. Is this correct or do I have to be equal and give all 22 grandchildren of mine one Kruger coin? A. It is preferred (Mustahab) for parents… read more »

Dua to find lost items

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Q. What can I read to find my lost items? A. When an item is lost adopt all possible means to locate the item. Also make Dua to Allah to put effect in the means you adopt to locate the item. The following Duas are tried and tested for locating lost items: Recite إنَّا لِلَّهِ… read more »

Disposing of Islamic Literature

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Q. Mufti Saab I have my note books with Ayaath and ahaadith, as I will be moving I’m unable to take them with me, I live in an apartment and they don’t allow to burn as I’m concerned if I just leave them it will be a cause of disrespect. If I throw in the… read more »

Covering the head whilst reading Quran

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Q. Is it compulsory to cover the head whilst reading Quran?  A. Whilst it is not a requirement to cover the head whilst reading the Qur’ān, to do so is a mark of respect. Allāh Ta‘ālā says: “Whosoever venerates the symbols of Allāh, then it is truly from the piety of the hearts.” (Qur’ān, 22:32)… read more »