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Hanafi Fiqh

RE: Spiritual significance of ghusl

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani From a spiritual point of view, what is the significance of performing the ghusl on the deceased?What is the significance of performing the ghusl after conjugal rights (sexual activity) when it is considered an act of worship? Answer:...

Hanafi Fiqh

Prostration for Women in the Hanafi School

Answered by Shaykh Ilyas Patel I was asked to enquire specifically about how a woman of the Hanafi madhab should make sajood. 1) Should the hand suppose to touch the ground (because two different group says 2 different things. One says no we shouldn’t because its like...

Hanafi Fiqh

Foreign Exchange Trading

Answered by Shaykh Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari I would be highly obliged if you please guide me about the foreign exchange trading (hedging, futures, options) and its legitimacy in Islam. Many of my friends are indulged in this business and they argue that it is...

Hanafi Fiqh

Downloaded Copyright Software

Answered by SunniPath Answer Service Team Is it permissible to download graphics and desktop publishing software from the internet from sites such as peer to peer sites, torrent sites etc and use this software to create Islamic documents and publications for the...

Hanafi Fiqh

Important: Are you wearing pig skin? 

Answered by Shaykh Abdurrahman ibn Yusuf Mangera I bought few days ago a leather jacket made in China. Now while I was wearing it one brother told me that it was made of pig leather. Now I want to know1) What shall I do if some body says it is made of pig and there is...

Hanafi Fiqh

Backbiting for elections? RE: Choosing a leader

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Our MSA chooses a president in a rather rigorous manner.  After taking nominations and people accepting/declining, the old board and the new board sit down and decide who is the best candidate.  We discuss all pros/cons of each person...