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Pelting on behalf of wife

This question is regarding Hajj. The question is when pelting the shaytaan can the husband be a naa'ib for his wife? Due to reasons like if she goes to pelt it is more likely she might get hurt or squashed by the crowd. Jazaa'kAllahu khair In the name of Allah, the...

Patient needs to take medication whilst fasting

I wanted to know what should a person do if they take medication three times a day, recommended to be taken with a meal, during ramadan or if they have replacement fasts to do. Would they be allowed to fast and still take the tablets as long as they do not eat any...

Pain in the kidneys whilst fasting

If when fasting one suffers from pain in the kidneys due to lack of water what should they do? In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful. Allah states in the Quran: “O those who believe, the fasts have been enjoined upon you as were enjoyed upon those...

One Talaq in Anger

If TALAQ HAPPEN’S IN ANGERNESS AND IF HUSBAND SAYS I SAID TALAQ BUT MY INSIDE WAS NOT MEANING OF TALAQ. In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer The jurists have categorised anger into three stages: 1. The initial stage of anger where ones...

Non-Arabic dua in Salah

Non-Arabic dua in Salah   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   The differences of opinions rearding whether doing dua in the Arabic language or in any other language stems from the differences in the issue of ”Qira’ah” on which Imam...

Niqab

What is the ruling of niqab? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer The awrah (nakedness) of a woman in front of a non-mahram (those with whom marriage is lawful) consists of the whole body except the face, hands and feet. (Raddul Muhtar...

Niqab in western countries

I am a married sister who wears the niqaab (due to being told it is compulsory to wear) and has been wearing it for the past 3 years. However recently I have learnt that to cover the face is actually not part of the auwra (according to Imam Abu Hanifa), but due to...

Mutakif to go to the toilet and wudhu

Mutakif to go to the toilet and wudhu In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Itikaf means literally to retreat and Islamically means to enter the mosque with the intention of worship.  (Raddul Muhtar p.428 v.3) There are three types of...

Muslim women being treated by male doctors

Muslim women being treated by male doctors In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer If a Muslim female is in need of medical treatment, then one should endeavour and try that she is treated by a female doctor, or by a male Muslim doctor who...