RECENT FATAWA

VOW – WHENEVER I COMMIT SIN

Question: Assalamu alaikum I made a vow that whenever i comit a particular sin in my life I will pray a certain number of salah/rakats. On few occasions I have failed to fulfill this oath. My question is that was the vow dissolved on the first occasion I failed to …

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CURRENCY FORWARD EXCHANGE

Question: Assalaamu Alaikum Kindly advise on below transaction. I usually sell Malawian Kwacha in exchange of dollars payable after 3 months. So, for example A sells B K100 million at the exchange rate of $1=K1000, so B owes A $100,000. The Kwachas are given immediately. After 3 months, A asks …

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IMPURITY FROM A WOMAN AFTER GHUSL

Question: As salamualaikum if semen leaks out from wife vagina after performing ghusl of janabah and  wife is confused whether it her own semen leaking out or it is her husband semen . and in second situation if she finds that it is her own semen leaking out from vagina. …

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AFTER INTERCOURSE AND GHUSL, FLUID STILL COMES OUT

Question: After having intercourse there is still some fluid that comes out & I would like to know if after a while I perform ghusal in order to attain purity. And still some fluid comes out of my p. parts Iwould like to know if my ghusal is counted or …

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INTEREST MONEY FOR SUBSIDISING FEES

Question: Assalaamu Alaikum we have a query on accumulated interest money. We are running a college for the indigenous malawians, and because they cant afford the full amount of fees and other expenses so for muslims it is subsidised by zakaat money and for non muslims by sadqa or lillah …

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DECISIONS ON VOTE BASIS IN PARTNERSHIP

Question: assalaamu alaikum We are 8 people in equal partnership in our business. When we want to make decision on any issue, if 6 are in favour and 4 against, would the majority have the power to go ahead on the decision?   Answer: In the Name of Allah, the …

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ZAKAT FOR BOREHOLES, FEEDING, SALARIES

Question: Assalamu Alaikum Mufti sb Pray you are well. What can zakat money be used for exactly? I understand Nisab etc, but practically in Malawi for the poor how do we use it,  Can we use it for food and feeding poor. Can zakat money be used to restore masjid …

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WOMEN MAKING JAMAAT

Question: My question is, Can ladies make their own jammat for praying any Fard Salat? Mufti Akmal from Pakistan, he tells it makruh tahreemi, is it right? Please provide me detail explanation if it is allowed, if not allowed, or it can be allowed in some exception. Also please explain …

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MARRYING AN ISMAILI

Question: Hi, My question is relating marriage between a ismaili man and a sunni woman. I am a sunni woman who dearly loves a ismali man. If we get married, is the marriage allowed in islam, or is it prohibited? I want to follow the path of Allah SWT, and …

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BREAK SALAH IN FEAR OF ATTACK

Question: Are you allowed to break your salah if you feel like 90% certainty that someone is about to attack you or the congregation in order to defend? Or do you let them attack as you may die as a shaheed? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, …

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