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Boys Wearing Red Flannel Vests

Question:Are boys allowed to wear red flannel vests? Answer: Red flannel vests are worn under one’s clothing and are used generally by the sick, or in cold weather. Below is the description regarding the product which they have given:“…Camphor blocks fits perfectly...

Is dressing like this being immodest?

Aoa. is it against modesty if a 2 year old girl is dressed up in shorts and sleeveless shirt during hot weather? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, As parents, it is our duty to instill the correct values and etiquette in our kids. The habits...

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Since it won’t break my fast does this mean it won’t break my salah either? Also, due to the weather, I sneeze a lot and the residue of the sneeze goes on my lips. This happens to me frequently during salah. Since this is also unintentional, can I also lick my lips?...

Masah on different types of socks.

Question: I understand that it is permissible to perform Masah on THICK SOCKS (Jawrbeen) in the Hanafi madhab and Fuqaha have stipulated the conditions for thickness to be: 1. It stays up for itself on the feet. 2. A person can walk with these socks (alone) to a...

Can Janazah Salah be performed in the Masjid?

Assalamu’alaykum, Janaza Salah in Masjid due to adverse weather conditions Is it permissible to perform Janaza Salah in the Masjid as opposed to qabrastan due to severe cold or heavy rain and the presence of elderly persons who have come to perform the Salah? As a...

Inhaling BBQ smoke whilst fasting

Question As-salamu alaykum I have a question regarding doing BBQ while fasting Weather it’s on a gas or a charcoal bbq Will the fast be valid? Inhaling smoke while doing bbq? Jazakallah Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu...

PAYING MEDICAL BILLS – ZAKAT

Question: Assalam alaikum.  I have a question regarding giving zakaat. They are some families who work and at the same time have a family member who is ill and needs alot of medical care. I can’t ask them if they are legible to receive zakaat. Should I simply...