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Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

Breaking a vow

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Q: One year ago I was caught up in a situation where I feared for my life. I kept lying about something to my perpetrators and then they asked me to keep my right hand on the Quran and make a vow. I vowed to tell the truth but again lied to them. I have… read more »

Making taubah

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Q: 1. How does one repent? Does one have to repent through dua for it to be accepted? Or can one just be talking in a room alone, as if they are talking to Allah? 2. Does one have to be in pure clothes or state for repentence to be accepted? 3. Is it true… read more »

Qadha Salaah

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Q: I have done some stupid things like missing my Salah. I have missed Salah for few years since I became an adult but I also missed my Salah a lot when I had a job and I now I don’t know the exact number of Salah I have missed. Do I need to make… read more »

Committing sodomy with one’s cousin

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Q: If someone commits sodomy with his cousin brother (his mother’s brother’s son ). Will this nullify his parents marriage? A: No. It will not affect their nikaah. However, both should sincerely repent to Allah Ta’ala for committing this major sin. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Zakaria Makada Checked… read more »

Kissing another man

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Q: Man kissed another man with lust. How to repent from it? Whats the condition for repentance. A: In future when he has the slightest doubt then he should not go close to the person. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source