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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.

Marrying a Qaadiyani

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Q: I am a Sunni sect lady in her mid forties and had been married to an Ahmaddiyay Sect man in his late fifties. I have a son of 7 years out of the wedlock. My parents were not aware of my husband’s sect whereas I was told two days before the marriage, but was… read more »

Following the Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaat

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Q: Is there a difference between Wahabbis and Deobandis? If yes, what is it? I know it can be a bit irrelevant but I don’t go to shrines and family go. I haven’t told them, I just make excuses so, I shared this with some friends and close friends said that I should write to someone but few of them… read more »

The Zaat and Attributes of Almighty Allah.

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I asked a question from another site, the question was about the attributes of Allah. They said that Allah’s Zaat and Attributes are both Qadeem hence both are equally perfect. Isn’t it shirk to say that Allah’s Attributes are equally perfect as the Zaat of Allah? Because I am under the impression that superiority… read more »

3 Talaaqs or 1

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  I live in Pakistan, and I am not very religious. Neither is my husband. However he follows the Hanifi Sect.  My husband and I had been going through a tough time because of a fight I had with his mother. The result was that I starved myself while being 3 months… read more »

Ibadhi Sect

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Assalamu Alaikum,   Are Ibadis considered Muslims or are they out of the folds of Islam. Are Sunni Muslims allowed to pray behind them? Are we allowed to eat meat from them? If possible, please give views of several Ulama, and please do not have extremely narrow minded views.  Jazakallah. … read more »

Marrying wife of a zindiq

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Dear Mufti Saheb, I intend to marry a woman who is married to a person who is Zandiq. Walis of the woman cannot handle the situation and therfore the women is suppose to be in a state of Zina. Now I want to make sure if I can propose her in this state… read more »

Does this naat contain beliefs against Islam?

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  does the following the qawwali taj dar e haram contains beliefs against islam if so plz highlight that lyrics and and also bhar do joli meri ya mohammad coz he asking prophet to fill his wishes instead of allah .. in both the songs I think he is over praising… read more »