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​ One of my freinds has given 3 talaaqs in front of me to his wife. He has some contact with a mufti who is not ahle hadis. But mufti sahab has given refrence of Surah Al Bakarah from 2nd para saying that your nikah is still valid because you have given talaaq in anger. We are trying to exlpain him through ulema but he is refusing. So for my precaution and knowledge I want you to please help and explian me what is the thruth.

Q:​ One of my freinds has given 3 talaaqs in front of me to his wife. He has some contact with a mufti who is not ahle hadis. But mufti sahab has given refrence of Surah Al Bakarah from 2nd para saying that your nikah is still valid because you have given talaaq in...

Shafi’ee mazhab on Qurbaani

Q: I have heard sveral conflicting views on the following. What is the Shafi'ee mathab on Qurbaani? Who is it waajib on? Should it be made annually or once in a life time? Can one qurbaani be made on behalf of a family?A: Qurbaani is Sunnah according to the Shaafi'ee...

Duaa’s for a quick recovery

I'm a volunteer in the hospital and seeing muslim patients having to make a short duwa with them for a quick recovery.  The steps I usually take are Surat Al-Fatihah, Darood Sharif, asking for a quick recovery in english, Darood Sharif again and ending the...

My father is sick, which du`ā’ should I read?

My father is critically ill, I wish for his quick recovery he has had a cardio arrest not responding. Please make dua for him, I wish read dua and tasbeh near him can you please let me know which dua is best and can I read tasbeh without waddo. Answer In the...

Shafi Imam and Qunoot

Q: Shafi imam leads congregation. Is he obligated to read Qunoot at the end? If he doesn't, is his salat valid? The followers are hanafi majority.A: If the Imam is a Shaafi'ee, he will read the Qunoot. It is a compulsory Sunnah upon him. This applies to Fajr. Moulana...

Chess in Islam

Q: Why is playing chess considered a bad thing (haraam) in Islam?A: According to the Hanafi Madhab chess is not allowed, for the following reasons: a) There is a Hadeeth that states: One who plays chess, it is as if he has soaked his hands in the blood of...

Filling in Salaah Missed on a Journey

Q: If someone missed Asr Salaah as a musaafir, when he gets home must he read 4 or 2?A: According to the Hanafi Madhab, the person will read 2 at home. According to the Shaafi'ee Madhab, the person will read 4 at home. Moulana Yusuf Laher Original...