Latest Fatwaas

  • Paying off the debt of the deceased

    Assalamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu Mufti Sahab, Recently a brother passed away (rahimahullah), and we’ve been informed that he left behind a debt of 180’000 euros to privates and 200’000 to business/bank (I don’t know precisely). Now, the widowed “wife” is...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 302
  • Paying traffic fines with interest

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

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 299
  • Passing verdict according to the view of majority

    Assalamu alaykum Mufti, Our local Madrassah generally passes decisions by having a Shurah of 11 members, passing verdict according to what is voted by majority. Is this Islamic? How should decisions be made Islamically at meetings? ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 297
  • Paying zakaat on money earned at a temporary job

    Asalaamu Alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu I am 18, i sometimes work at my fathers shop when they are short staffed. He pays me for the days I work and this money is for my own use, whether I,d like to spend it or save it. Do I have to pay zakaat on this money? Shukran wa...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 295
  • 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
  • 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? <div id="main" class="col-sm-9 clearfix moverigh...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 286
  • Performing Salāh with incorrect intention

    Assala mualaikum Omar prayed Maghrib Salaah (of that day) with the Intention of Qadha, assuming that the time of Maghrib Salaah had expired. He realised afterwards (after the time of Maghrib expired) in actual fact the time of Maghrib Salaah of that day had not expired. 1) Was his M...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 289
  • Playing with dolls

    Salam,   We find mention in the Ahadith that Ayesha ((May Allah Ta’ala be pleased with her) had a doll. Based on this, what it the law pertaining to playing with dolls? ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 287
  • 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
  • Prayers to get a good partner

    Assalamu alaykum,   I am a female, 26 years of age. Until now, I only got many proposals, but all were from incompatible families. Are there any wazaaif to get a good partner? What can I pray for someone good to come forward and propose? ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 282