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Women Shortening The Hair

Question:Is it permissible for women to shorten their hair? Answer: Firstly, it should be understood that the beauty of a woman lies in the long hair which Allah Ta’ala has naturally created her with. For her to shorten the hair on the head will fall in the ambit of...

Sheikh Adding His Murida To A Whatsapp Group

Question:Is it Jaiz for a Shaikh in tazkiyah to add ones wife who is his murida into a whatsapp group for deeni purposes since the husband feels uneasy Answer: Generally ‘Whatsapp’ groups are used for linking up with friends, family and engaging in casual chats....

Delaying A Marriage

Question:I was supposed to get married during this lockdown but since it was cancelled due to our country’s restrictions I opted for a quick nikaah because of the hadith : Ali bin Abi Talib رضي الله عنه narrated that :The Prophet صَلّى اللهُ عليهِ واٰله...

The transaction of a child

Q. I give my child spending every day to buy from the school tuckshop. Is it correct for my child to transact with an adult at the tuckshop? I heard that only transactions of adults are valid in Islam. Please advise. A. In principle, maturity (Buloogh) is not a...

Can a woman’s cousin be her Wakil?

Salaams, Can ones mother brother’s son be a girl’s wakil for her wedding? Wa Alaikum Assalaam, Although it is permissible for him (one’s mother brother’s son – cousin) to be a Wakil (agent on behalf of the girl) for her wedding, it is best that the girl’s Wali...

Is the Nikaah Valid?

Assalaamu Alaikum, If the bride and groom had their nikkah done separately as in the groom was not in the same house or room as bride  is this nikkah valid The bride and groom were in separate places at different times So the bride was asked for her acceptance first...

Who should arrange walimah feast?

(1) I want to know that if a boy’s family (ladke wale) manage all the function and give dinner at night and nikah also performed same day. So it is a walimah or not? (2) Who is a wali of girl? بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 899/871/M=8/1439)   (1) Dawat-e-Walimah...