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  • 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
  • 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
  • Pronunciation in Durud Ebrahim

    In Salawat,is it correct to say Innaka Hamidum Majeed or Innaka Hamidun Majeed (Hamidum or Hamidun) ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 278
  • 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
  • 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