Category : Permissible and impermissible

  • Paying traffic fines with interest

    Asslaamu alaykum, Can we pay our traffic fines with interest money? ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 299
  • Payout of the pension fund

    Assalamu alaykum, A) If a person had a Compulsory Pension Fund, and he made a bequest that if he passes away before the money can be released, the funds should be given to his ailing mom. Now that he passed away before that, and the Pension Fund made the payout, will the mother be entitled...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 292
  • Praying Fajr and Witr behind an Imam from another Madhab

    Assalamu alaykum, Is it permissible for a Hanafi to pray behind a Shafi’i in Fajr with qunut or witr in Ramadan in the Haramayn or will his prayer be invalid? A certain scholar said there is ittifaq that it is not valid in our madhhab. I would like to know what is the Hanafi ruling for t...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 280
  • Purchasing something re-possessed by the bank

    Assalamu alaykum Mufti, I would appreciate if you could kindly assist with the following:What is the ruling of repossessed items? Is it permissible to purchase re-possessed items from the bank? What is a person already purchased such items? Thanks ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 276
  • Putting locks on shoe racks in the Masjid

    Muhtaram Mufti Sahib, Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Due to the very high and frequent incidents of shoe thefts, we –as the Shura of the Masjid- intend installing locks and doors on the shoe racks, so that people can be at ease that their shoes will not be stolen ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 273
  • Reciting aloud during non-fardh prayers in order to teach a child

    Assala mualaikum Will it be permissible for a male & female to recite aloud in sunnate muakkadah, sunnat e ghair muakkadah and witr wajib salaah to teach a child how and what to pray in salaah? Jazakumullah u khair Assala mualaikum ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 262
  • Ruling on car insurance

    Assalamu alaykum, Is car insurance permissible? If not, will it be permissible to learn how to drive using a car that is insured? ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 253
  • Ruling on Selling Newspapers and Magazines

    What is the ruling of selling Newspapers, magazines,etc which contains obscene material, gossip or other salacious material? The customers who will purchase these are mostly non Muslims. ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 251
  • Solar heated water

    AssalamuAlaikum Is it permissible to use and perform ghusal with water that has been heated with a solar geyser, whereby the rays of the sun are drawn using a hyaline glass in order to heat the water. After talking to the agent of the solar heating company I have learned that solar ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 238
  • Speaking ill of someone in their absence

    Assalamu alaikum respected Mufti, If we speak about the incident where one has wronged us, but we don’t talk about the person in an insulting manner, would that still be backbiting? Does it matter if we insult the person or not when we talk about the shortcomings of anyone behind ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 234