Latest Fatwaas

  • Natural Vanilla Flavouring

    AssalamuAlaikum   Is natural vanilla flavouring Halal?   Wassalam ...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 313
  • Onychomycosis and Wudhu

    Respected Mufti Sahib, Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, A person suffers from Onychomycosis (a fungal infection of the toenails or fingernails which causes fingernails or toenails to thicken, discolour, disfigure, and split.). It initially started with the small toe, ...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 311
  • Partaking the left overs of a non-Maḥram

    Assala mualaikum Muḥtaram Mawlānā, Q) What is the ruling for a male or female to eat or drink the left overs of ghair mahram? If my male cousins eat and drink first, can I consume from their leftovers? Otherwise, so much food will go to waste. ...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 309
  • Ownership of the house bought through the muncipality

    Salam Mufti, Can you assist with the following: A father intended to buy a house through the municipality and applied for it at the municipality and his application was accepted. Since he did not have enough money, his eldest son paid the installments of the house and consequently h...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 307
  • 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