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Iddah tenure for a widowed woman

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If the husband expires on 1st Shawwal at 08:30 am, when the iddah time will be completed for his widow woman? Please reply with date (if possible). It is narrated that iddah tenure is four months and ten nights for a widow woman. Need clarity on following: 1. Will the counting starts from the day… read more »

Islamic Name

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My brother had a beautiful daughter this month in Shawwal, he is thinking of naming her Mehreen is it a good name? If not, please suggest any other better names. بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 1498/H-1113/TH=11/1434) Mehreen is a correct name, you may keep it. However, it would be far better if you choose any… read more »


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(1) Who done Umrah they person should done hajj compulsory or not? (2) What is age to perform hajj single. I am bachelor? Kindly advise. I have performed Umrah in May 2012 with my grandmother. Hajj is fardh or wajib for me or not. My age is 21. I am bachelor. بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم… read more »

Who was Yazeed ibn Mu`aawiyah?

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Please enlighten us on who was Yazeed ibn Mu`aawiyah? He was once the Caliph of Muslims? In which era did he live and was he considered righteous? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Yazid`s full name is Yazid ibn Muawiyah ibn… read more »