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Combining Two Salaahs While Travelling

Question:Is it permissible to make الجمع بين الصلاتين in safar (when traveling)? Answer: We as followers of the Hanafi Madhab are not permitted to combine two Salaahs in one time (irrespective whether one is a resident or a traveller); such as for example, performing...

Women Travelling Alone By Plane

Question:We always learnt that for a women travelling sharee safar distance she needs a mahram with her for the full travel?Recently, I was told by an Aalim that she only needs the mahram to drop her by the airport and pick her up from the airport eg a women is...

Distance Required To Become A Musafir

Question:1) What distance if travelled makes one a Musafir?2) From where is this distance calculated? For example in Durban there are different areas, example Overport, Sherwood etc. If a person stays in Overport, from when will he be starting the reduction? ...

Is one a Musafir at the airport?

Question If a person is travelling out of lusaka by plane, once he reaches the airport, it’s in chongwe district) will he be counted as musafir since hes out of the boundaries of lusaka district? Or because it’s less than 77km, is he still a muqeem? Are the districts...

Getting married in the Month of Muharram and Safar

Q. Some people say that they can’t get married in month of Muharram and Safar. Can you please clarify if its right? A. A person may get married at any time of the year. There is no prohibition of getting married in the month of Muharram and Safar. It has no basis in...

Zakah on invested money and profit earn on it

I have invested a amount of 4,00000 RS INR in Feb-2018 in an Shariah compliant investment company who will do business in Food products I will get profit after 2 years and 3 months in May 2020. Do I need to pay zakah this year in 2018 or in 2020 after receiving the...