Category : Deviant groups

  • Attending Mawlid and Khaddaats

    Asalaamu alikum wa rahma tullahi wa barakatu

    I follow the hanafi madhab. My neighbour often invites me to mowloods and khadats. I am 18 and has never been to these gatherings. My parents always say that we do not go to these things but I would like to know the story behind these events. Is...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 433
  • Validity of Nikāh with a Christian witness

    Assalamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu Mufti Sahab,

    If a marriage is performed in front of one Muslim witness and one Christian witness, will the marriage be valid?

    The condition of having two sane baligh male Muslim witnesses wouldn’t be satisfied, but I’d like to ha...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 417
  • Disposing of Islamic literature

    I’m scared of kufr If I keep these papers with Jesus written on them and anything that has to do with Christianity. What should we do with a piece of paper with word Jesus (in that sentence he is described as Christians do), Adam (described as Christians do),God (described as Christians do -the...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 408
  • Family turning against a person who left Islam

    Assalam A w w b Janab Mufti, Sahab,

    My question is:

    A girl of a very religious and conservative Muslim family eloped with a Hindu Boy in the year 1992, causing great inconvenience and disgrace to  her family which cannot possibly be described in words. This was further enhanced by ...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 386
  • Can a Hanafi follow Shafi prayer time for Asr prayer?

    Assalamu alaykum,

    I live in a country whose asr salaah time is according to maliki-shafi in every masjid throughout the country.

    As a strict follower of the hanafi mazhab,
    (1) can I join the jamaat asr salaah in shafi time without repeating it later when it is time for hanafi?...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 369
  • Limits of having and displaying love for non-Muslims

    Assalamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu Mufti Sahab,

    A sister has read this fatwa, explaining the limits of interaction with kuffar, and the various stages of “love” and kindness one may or may not have for them:

  • Muslim entering a Church

    Assalamu alaikum,

    My friend wants visit the church with her mum. I told her when she is a Muslim, then what’s the point in visiting the Christians’ place of worship, but she kept insisting that there’s nothing wrong with it and she just wants to make a tour there. I strongly doubt it...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 320
  • Muslims worshiping Ka’bah and Hajr Aswad


    We have a Hindu woman at work. I tried to give her dawah, but today she asked me an astonishing question. She said:

    “Dont you Muslims worship the kabaa and the hajr aswad (black stone)? I mean, you guys go around the kabah and face it in each prayer. Likewise, you guys actu...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 317
  • Person washing their hands before doing any work

    If a kafir (disbeliever) wants to do laundry or wash our hair, do we need to ask him to wash his hands before doing that, because he will touch our hair or clothes when it’s wet?

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 286
  • Religion of Ubaydullah Bin Jahsh

    In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

    As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

    Dear Mufti Saheb,May Allah bless him

    My friend was told me that one story about Ubayd-Allah ibn Jahsh , where Ubayd-Allah ibn Jahsh and his wife became Muslims, b...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 256