Category : Beliefs and Creed

  • Are Deobandis part of the Ahlussunnah wal-Jama’ah?

    Are the Deobandi people Kafirs? I have heard that Deobandi people are not of the saved sect mentioned in the Hadiths and they are a deviant group. It is said that they have some Sufi beliefs. Is Deobandism a part of the Hanafi madhhab and is it required to be Deobandi? If you are Deobandi does th...

    16 May 2018 Ref-No#: 661
  • Satan at the time of death

    السلام علیکم ورحمة الله وبركاته I’ve heard that Satan comes to a person at the time of his death in the form of his mother or father that passed away, and warns him that Oh son! Oh daughter! do not die on Islam, we died on Islam and Islam tended to be the f...

    14 May 2018 Ref-No#: 660
  • Fasting on 15th Shaabaan

    Salam, What is the ruling of fasting on 15th Shaabaan? Is it Sunnah to fast on the 15th of Shaabaan? Or is it a Bidah? ...

    25 Apr 2018 Ref-No#: 637
  • 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
  • Celebrating the 27th of Rajab

    A person in our community says that it is an innovation to celebrate the 27 of Rajab. He goes on to say that meraaj and israa did not even take place on this night. Please clarify? ...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 423
  • 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
  • Ijmaa

    Asalamu Alaykum. Can you explain in detail about the concept of ijma, its types and conditions? ...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 360