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Father’s responsibility upon their son after marriage

Question: I pray this message finds you in good health. My question is regarding father’s/parents’ responsibilities upon their son after marriage. If the son is working meaning a job under his father’s business, should the father pay the same amount to his son as his salary as he pays his …

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Zakat on Inheritance

Question: As salaam wa alykum. ..referring to fatwa dated….muftisaabs mentions inheritance being a weak debt….hence no zakaat on pending inheritance. …my confusion is…many people are under the assumption that in all cases no zakaat is due on inheritance until distribution …. which in a case where executives have access to …

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Who will receive a more severe punishment?

Question: Assalam wailaikum warahmatullah wabarakatu Who will receive a more severe punishment in the hereafter a) a habitual drinker or b) one who is not a drinker But involved in the sale of alcohol 🍺?  Note 📝 both are from among the ummati Answer: In the Name of Allah, the …

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Travelling from watn Iqamah

Question: I am originally from India but I have come to Malawi in Mangochi. My mother is in India and so are my wife and children. I cannot stay here and haven’t also decided to shift here because of my mother. So basically my want iqamat is Mangochi and want …

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Cross like sign on clothing

Question: Does the above comes into saleeb (cross) hukm? Its printed in a trouser Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. In principle, any symbol/sign which has Christian origins and connotations is strictly forbidden. From our understanding, the above is an …

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Islamic ruling on being a vegetarian

Question: Salaam What is the Islamic ruling on being a vegetarian? Is a Muslim allowed to be a vegetarian? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. If one is naturally inclined to eating vegetarian dishes or vegetarian dishes agree with one’s …

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Shariah Private Investors Club – Malawi

Question: Is the Shariah Bank here in Malawi permissible? I want to invest money in it. They have given me a form. Attached is the form. Pls advise. Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. We have studied the Shariah Private …

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CAR ACCIDENT – THIRD PARTY INSURANCE

Question: We are in business of Products Production and Distribution. We are insured as a Third Party Motor Vehicle on our vans which goes for sales distribution. According to country law, Insurance on vehicle is mandatory. Third Party Insurance works as below: If our vehicle makes an accident and it …

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DO MUSLIMS PRACTICE SABBATH HOLY?

Question: I would like to know if the Koran (Qur’an) talks about keeping Sabbath holy. Is this law useless among us? Why did God spoke it to Moses? How best can we put it in to effect? Which day is the Sabbath day? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the …

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REPEATING THE JANAZAH SALAH

Question: Can we perform janaza namaz twice for one person? The person had relatives in two Villages. With what reasons can we? If prayed in this condition, then what will be the ruling? Makrooh or haram? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum …

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