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ADVERSE POSSESSION IN ISLAM

Question: As-salamu alaykum I have read that there is an authentic that, “who ever inherited inherited a waste land and cultivate it for 2 years, then that land is his”. Can we use this hadith to apply the ruling of adverse possession?  If someone...

Was Judaism & Christianity actually Islam?

Assalamoalaikum I know islam has been always the religion. I had conversation with my husband and he said certain prophet was founder of judaism and other was of christianity. I said followers of jesus alaihis sallam were called eesai but were muslims. And religion...

Heylo Housing

I read in one of the QA, you have asked the reader to give final contract with regarding to Heylo Housing Shared Home buying scheme. I am also in the same boat and planning to buy from same Heylo Home company. Have you managed to look into the contract? Is it...

Adverse possession in Islam

As-salamu alaykum I have read that there is an authentic that, "who ever inherited inherited a waste land and cultivate it for 2 years, then that land is his". Can we use this hadith to apply the ruling of adverse possession?  If someone has acquired...

Hijab with sister in law

My sister in law that is my brothers wife considers me her small brother and wants to be frank with me. Isnt this against islamic principles Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...

Is Quorn meat Halal according to the Hanafi School?

We live in the U.K. I wanted to know if Quorn meat is suitable for the Muslim diet. Although it has been approved by the vegetarian society, and is stated on packed foods that made from vegetable proteins etc… I have my doubts! We are Hanafi followers. Please advise....

Selling the new £5 note for more than it’s value

Q: What is the Islamic ruling with reference please of the following. In the united kingdom the new £5 notes have become quite popular in being sold because of serial numbers such as AK47 AND AAA etc. The ulama have ruled its not jaiz to sell because it comes under...