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Shariah

This answer was collected from TheMufti.com, which is a fatwa portal managed by Mufti Ismaeel Bassa from South Africa.

How much profit can a person make?

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Q. If I buy an item for R99, can I resell it for R300 thus making 200 % profit? What is the allowed percentage of profit to be made on a product? A. There are no restrictions in Shariah in earning profit. A seller may earn profit by selling his item at any price as… read more »

How is a valid claim to an estate made?

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Q. ASSALAAM RESPECTED MUFTI WE NEED TO KNOW IF A PERSON PASSES AWAY AND IN HIS WILL HE MENTIONS NOTHING OF OWING ANYONE.AFTER HIS DEATH SOMEONE COMES AND CLAIMS THAT HE OWES HIM A LARGE AMOUNT OF MONEY THIRTY YEARS BACK AMOUNTING TO OVER R100000.THE PERSON MAKING THE CLAIM DOESN’T HAVE ANY WITNESSES NOR ANY… read more »

Hosting a Walimah at a hall

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Q. I wish to have a hall wedding, as my house cannot accommodate my huge family. I wanted to know the Islamic ruling on hall weddings? A. It is permissible to host or attend a hall wedding as long as all the laws of Shariah are followed and there are no violations of Shariah. Accordingly,… read more »

Giving tips at restaurants

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Q. Kindly advise if it is necessary or part of Shariah to give a tip at a restaurant?  A. Tips that are given at a restaurant are not considered to be part of a transaction nor is it considered to be a condition for the validity of a transaction. Tips are simply a gift (Hibah)… read more »

Fantasy Premier League Competition

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Q. Respected Mufti. There are a few friends of mine that are interested in a competition. This is how it works: Each person contributes R50 towards a soccer shirt by registering his profile on the Fantasy Premier League website. Then each person chooses a virtual soccer player who holds similitude to actual players who participate… read more »

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