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Hanafi Fiqh

Minimum amount of Haq-e-Mehr

Assalamualaikum, Can you please let me know what is the minimum amount of Mehr in current era? I was told that it has to be as low as possible per Sunnah. Also if the groom decides to have a higher Mehr amount, is that allowed per Shahriah? If it is allowed, is there...

Hanafi Fiqh

Relations Mehram and NaMahram

Assalam alaikum,   1) Are my mother and father’s uncle’s mahram or non mahram to my step daughter? (Both perspectives man and woman)  2) Are my mother and father’s uncle’s wives mahram or non mahram to my step son? (Both perspectives man and woman) 3) Are my...

Hanafi Fiqh

Dowry of Khadijah

Dowry (Mahr) of Khadijah (may Allah be pleased with her) Question I understand that the dowry of the mother of believers Khadījah (may Allah be pleased with her) was 20 camels. Is this correct? Why is this dowry not discussed as much as the dowry of the other...

Hanafi Fiqh

Is an Adopted Child a Mahram

Answered by: Maulana Abdul Muktader Question If a family adopts a child where other children are available too then are the children mahrams to each other or not? بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Answer: The...