Tag Archives: children

  • Adoptive Parents

    Assalamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu,

    A sister asks:

    “I’m a convert, I’m not married and I’ve been adopted: does this mean that I have no mahrams?

    Also, is the obedience due to one’s parents also due to one’s adoptive parents? If there have been bad r...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 437
  • Equality in gifts


    I wanted to buy my elder daughter a hand bag as a gift. However, my friend who was with me insisted that if I buy for one child, I have to buy for all. I responded by saying that the other child is only 4 years, so she does not need a hand bag. Now I want to know if I have to buy e...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 393
  • Inheritance of nephews and nieces

    As-salaamu ‘Alaykum wa Rahmatullaahi wa Barakaatuhu

    A man is survived by only the following relatives:

    1) 5 daughters and 2 sons of a late Akhyaafi sister and:
    2) 2 daughters and 3 sons of a late Akhyaafi brother

    How will the estate be divided among them? Please answe...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 352
  • Prayer rows of Children

    Assalamu Alaikum

    Can a young child perform salaah with Jamaa’ah in the first row? In our masjid they do not allow children to stand in the first row of the congregation even if there are empty spaces. They say that the child has to be mature.
    In fact, some people who come late drag...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 284
  • Zakah on children

    Assalamu alaykum,

    I would like to know if I have to pay zakaat on behalf of my children they have just over £300 in their bank account they are 13 years and over.

    25 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 69