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Selling Zam-Zam water

Question Is it permissible to make monetary gain from the sale of Zamzam water, beyond the costs associated with imports and logistics? In short, is profiteering allowed? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum...

Ka’ba designed glasses

Answered by: Moulana Muhammad Imad Ali Question: My wife purchased small glasses from Makkah and Madinah last year. They are very small, and are made to consume zamzam. They have the Ka'bah...

Zakaat on upcoming installments

Answered by Molana Eunus Ali Question: Assalaamu alaikum, I have purchased an off-plan property and have set aside an amount which I will have to pay to the developer over the next two years. Is zakat...

DRINKING ZAM-ZAM WATER WHILST STANDING

Question: Is it true that drinking of Zamzam water to be only consumed standing up… Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is preferred to drink the water of...

Receiving somebody else’s Zamzam at the airport

Q: After returning from Hajj at Manchester airport, we realised that our baggage had not arrived. We went to the information desk and after filling out a lost property form, we were assured that our luggage would be sent to our home. However the zam zam water would...