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Sadaqah

Charity.

Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu. My father’s sister in law stopped me from giving sadaqah to a lady , as the beggars around my colony are most probably fake. Although she allowed me later to give her charity , but the lady then started demanding blankets...

Iddah after divorce

Asalam-e- alikum, Sir i want to a ask a question about, is there any fine or penalty in Islam for a women who do not stay at home after her divorce ? please guide me Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuhu, It is a major sin for a woman to...

Instructions for qurbani

Asalam-e-alikum, Sir i want your clarification about Qurbani in Islam ? I am asking this because i am working lady, still unmarried my parents are separated, mother is living with me and father is living with my brother, my father bear all my expenses on religious...

Quran

Assalam walaikum If we have like 50-60 Quran at out home small and big some are single Quran and some are the complete ones but only 3 or 4 of them are used for Recitation soo is it wrong to keep the other ones at home and is it better to give them in the mosque or is...

Rulling of shariah on money as gift

Assalam o alikum , My question is someone has given some money to me as gift for my personal usage such person is Hindu ….. I wanted to know tht money can I use for religious purposes of the following 1) perform umrah or Hajj 2) give sadqa 3) help poor for the purpose...

Benefiting from Sadaqah funds

Question السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته I hope our Muftiyaan are well. If I have sadqah or lillah money and I use them on something which I myself benefit from, is it permissible for me to take benefit from the sadqah or lillah money i spend? E.g buying ZESCO units...

Auctioning a cake

Question Assalamualikum Warahmatullah. Mufty Saheb, Can you please answer this question of mine. 1) A school, on its annual sports function, bids a cake for sale, ie, the cake goes to that person who offers the highest amount, Is this permissible?   2) I received...

Selling debtors goods to recover debt

Question Assalamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu A person is in debt and has run away to avoid paying off the debt. His house and household items have fallen into the hands of debtors. Can the debtor sell the debtor’s goods and other goods in exchange for his...

Slaughtering an animal for the ill

Question Kisi bimar ke liye bakre ka sadakah karna kesa he Is liye ke kuch log kehte he ke jaan ke badle me jaan ka sadakah nahi de sakte   Translation: What is the ruling of slaughtering a goat for one who is ill. Because some people say that one cannot...

Is it necessary to distribute the Qurbani meat?

Question: Is it necessary to distribute the Qurbani meat? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is preferable to distribute one’s Qurbani meat into three: a third for oneself, a third...