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This answer was collected in 2012 from the website of Jameah Mahmoodiyah, South Africa. The original website no longer exists.

The Thanaa in Janazah Salaah

Answered by Mahmoodiyah

Question: Assalamualaikum Q1-It has been stated in Tahtaawi, pg 209, Sharah Marakiyul Falaah that in Witr Salaat it is Mustahab to read Durood Shareef after Du’aa e Qunoot.  Is this proven from Prophet S.A.W. or the Sahabah R.A ? b-and is there a specific Durood which should be read? Q2-The Thanaa which is read in… read more »

Removing of Hijaab in France

Answered by Mahmoodiyah

Question: Assalamualaikum… I wanted to ask a question about Purdah in France Are you on the opinion that a women should take out her Purdah and suffice on a scarf in a country like France where Purdah is not common , or must she be stead fast ? Knowing the fact that she’s not attacking… read more »

Permissible Pets in Islam

Answered by Mahmoodiyah

Question: Q1-Is it permissible to keep the following as pets 1-Lion 2-Monkey 3-Lizads 4-Mice 5-Squirel ? if it is not permissible  could you please give the reason Q2-Is it permissible to ride on a Elephant ? Q3-Did Prophet (S.A.W.) or the Sahaba keep or ride on a Elephant? Answer:                      If some of benefit… read more »

Whales, Dolphins and Sharks

Answered by Mahmoodiyah

Question: Assalamualaikum Mufti saheb   I have a question that I would like to ask. Are any of the following Halaal: Whale, dolphin, Shark? My reason for asking is that we Hanafis can only eat fish, now are these classified as fish? While scientist say that only a shark is a fish, not the other… read more »

Averting of Person while in Salaah

Answered by Mahmoodiyah

Question: Q1-What will the answer be to the practise of the Sahabi mentioned in the Kitaab way of the Sahaba that he beat the person who walked in front of him when praying Salaat? Answer:   It has been unanimously agreed upon that whatever is mentioned in the Ahaadith pertaining to averting the person passing… read more »

Keeping the name Rafe’

Answered by Tafseer Raheemi

Question) کیا میں آپنی لڑکی کا نام رافعہ رکھ سکھتا ہوں؟ کیوں کہ مجھے اللہ پاک کا صفاتی نام ‘رافع’ بہت پسند ہے ، کیا ترمذی شریف میں رافع نام رکھنے یا بلانے کی ممانعت آَئی ہے؟ اگر حدیث میں ہے تو مہربانی کرکہ حدیث کا ترجمہ اور تفسیر بتائے Answer) It is mentioned in… read more »

Tabligh Jamaat and Ahle Sunnah Wal Jaamat

Answered by Tafseer Raheemi

Question What is the basic difference between Tabligh Jamaat and Ahle Sunnah Wal Jaamat? Answer In Ahlus Sunnah wal jama’ah – ‘Sunnah’ stands for the sunnah /traditions/ways of our Prophet (Salalahu Alaihi WaSallam) Jama’ah stands for the Jama’at or group of the Sahaba (RA). The ‘Ahlus Sunnah wal jama’ah’ are those who hold strictly to… read more »

Fake Eyelashes

Answered by Tafseer Raheemi

Question Are fake eyelashes and eyelash extensions allowed? Answer Both fake eyelashes, which are a one-piece eyelash glued to the existing eyelash, and eyelash extensions, where synthetic hair is glued to each eyelash are normally not allowed. This is because any form of transient / temporary beauty treatments done just for the sake of it,… read more »

Dua to stop bleeding

Answered by Tafseer Raheemi

Question Is there a dua to stop bleeding from a cut/spot pimple etc. Answer When the Sahaba would be injured on the battlefield the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wasallam would pay special attention to their medical needs; he would nurse them and provide medical assistance for them. This is the Sunnah way and we should be… read more »