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.
Q: For the past few days I was giving sadaqa everyday to needy people, especially cleaners working for Baldiyah. I don’t know if the cleaners are Muslims or non-Muslims. I mostly give sadaqa to them only. Please let know if the money which I give to non-Muslims as sadaqa is acceptable or I should only… read more »
Q: I am a woman with no income of my own. I do not receive a personal allowance from my husband for myself. He does give me a monthly allowance which is for household expenses. It really bothers me that he constantly sends money for building of wells and musjids for sadaqaa jaariyah for himself…. read more »
Q: If one has sexual intercourse during haidh, and the blood is red then 4.364g in gold has to be given. To who must this penalty be paid and under what (sadaqah)? A: It is optional sadaqah. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source
Q: If a woman in the state of ihraam wore the niqab for six hours and thereafter removed it to make wudhu, and after ten or fifteen minutes, she wore it again for six hours, will there be any damm upon her? A: The shar’ee ruling is that if one wears a cloth which is impermissible in the… read more »
Q: Can one pay income tax to SARS with the intention of giving sadaqah? A: This is not recognised in the Shari’ah. Hence, how can it ever be regarded as an avenue of sadaqah. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Zakaria Makada Checked & Approved: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)… read more »
Q: I would like to query the issue below: I am part of a body corporate of a complex based. The body corporate has been in place for about +/- 12 years and it has been run by the Muslim men of the complex. The complex comprises of various owners, Muslim and non-Muslim. We have… read more »
Q: In the condition of ihram, if we scratch our head and while combing, our hair fall down unintemtionally, is dumm compulsory? A: Give some sadaqah. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source