Latest Fatwaas

  • 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
  • Qadha fasts in Shawwaal

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Is it permissable to keep the Qadha Fasts in the month of Shawwaal within the 6 fasts of Shawwaal? شكراً و احسن الجزء ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 271
  • Qadha of Zakah

    Since we come from a rather wealthy family, we had a lot of jewellery from childhood. My sister is presently 21 years old and she did not ever discharge Zakah. I have two questions: 1) How many years should my sister make up for? 2) Which value will she use: the value of jewellery o...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 268
  • Qunut Naazila in prayers besides Fajr

    al-salamu ‘alaykum, I hope your Ramadan is going by well. Ustadh, I had one question, Did anyone from the Hanafi have the opinion that the ‘qunut nazila’ be read in other read in prayers beside Fajr as well? ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 266
  • Reading Surah Fatiha twice

    As salaamu alaykum, What is the reason that if in the 1st or 2nd rakah Surah Fatiha is repeated twice (or the half of more) it does require Sajdah Sahw, but if it is repeated in the 3th or 4th rakah, it does not require Sajdah Sahw? ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 264
  • 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
  • Recitation in Tarawih

    I was really saddened by the alarming speed which our Huffaadh recited in during the Tarawih prayers. Based on this, I have the following queries: 1) Should the mode of recital, postures ad composure which the Imam has in Fardh prayers also be applicable for the Tarawih prayers? 2) ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 260
  • Recording the words of another in order to use them against him in court

    Assalamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu Mufti Sahab, A sister asks: “I would like to know if it’s permissible or haram to record someone’s speech and opinions in order to use them against him as a proof in a law court (Italian civil one, not Islamic court)?”<...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 258
  • 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
  • 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