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Oath other than the name of Allah

Could you please inform me in the light of Quran and Hadith that the following Oath wording that is it ok to take OATH with these words|????? is any form to tell me this?    Preparing for the ceremony: When you attend your ceremony you are required to make an oath of...

Arabic Question

esalaimou 3alaikoum   ana walidati adait faridat al hajj fi esaibik.wahadihi asana tanwi al haj 3an walidi al moutawafa lakin yankousouha al kalil mina al mail ana talabto min mouajiri an youkridani al kalil mina al malil lama rarifa ani sa osahi mou bihi fi masarif...

Are student loans in the United Kingdom permissible?

Are student loans in the United Kingdom permissible? The loan works around a concept called inflation. What this means is that, as the value of the amount received will depreciate in the following years, an additional amount would be returned, not as interest, but to...

Guidance Required

Assalamualeikum. I am convert (1997) and spent eight years in an Islamic country before returning home (United Kingdom) to take care of an elderly parent. I know it is my duty as a muslim, but the situation has become increasingly hard regarding keeping to the...

Bayah

As salaamu alaieykum wr wb I really want to give bayat for guidance & correction and to get closer to Allah swt, Could u please reccommend any English speaking sheikhs in the Uk. Could you provide me with the relevant information please. Can be either naqshabandi...

Charging for detentions? Is it permissible?

My sons studies at a darul uloom.  He gets detention on a Saturday after school for 1 hour for not completing his targets for the week.  He has to pay £5.00 towards this detention.  With the money, they buy gifts for the person who reads the most items in each class. ...

How to pay Zakaat on business?

Does zakāt of a business be paid individually or do the partners of the business pay jointly if it falls under the nisāb? The inventory available at the shop is to be calculated at purchase or selling price? (No selling price is printed  on the items and they sell the...