This answer was collected from Fatwaa.com which is an excellent Q&A site managed by Mufti Ismail Moosa from South Africa. .

Is dressing like this being immodest?

Answered by Fatwaa.com

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 that we train them with will ultimately… read more »

Ref-No#: 1207

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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? Answer Wa’alaykum as… read more »

Masah on different types of socks.

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

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 distance of three miles without the socks… read more »

Inhaling BBQ smoke whilst fasting

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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 ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. In principle, if one inhales smoke intentionally,… read more »


Answered by DaruliftaaMW.com

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 access the condition in their home and… read more »

Stressing before an interview

Answered by Muftionline.co.za

Q: I feel like I am in a great trouble because I have to face an interview just after 1 month. I can’t remember things, I forget things. My mind is not focused at all. I am worried weather I will be able to answer the questions of the interviewer or not. Please help me… read more »

Keeping a rumaal

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Q: I have seen some famous Ulama keeping a rumaal (piece of cloth) with themselves. While others dont keep it. Is it a sunnah or mustahab? Is there any reference from the life of Nabi (sallallahu alaihi wasallam) or Sahaabah (radhiyallahu anhum)? A: This is just out of convenience that they keep a rumaal. I suppose… read more »