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SUNNAH WAY OF COMPLETING QUR’AAN

Question: what is the sunnah way, if someone completes his/her quran for the first time? regarding celebrations and giving gifts to Teacher.  Please help. Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Undoubtedly Qur’aan is an ever-living miracle of Nabi ﷺ. It …

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INTERPRETING THE MEANINGS OF THE QUR’AAN

Question: Aslam , i asked this before but no answer – I have heard that it is not permissible to interpret the meanings of the Qur’an on the basis of one’s individual understanding. Can you explain what is meant by this? Jzk! Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most …

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BECOMING PAAK DURING JOURNEY – QASAR

Question: Assalamualykum mufti. A woman leaves her hometown mpumalanga travels to Johannesburg where she stays for 4 days then she goes to pietermaritzburg where she stays for a further 7 days and then she goes to durban where she stays for 6 days. When she left home she was in …

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ARE CHILDREN RESPONSIBLE FOR PARENTS MAINTENANCE

Question: Assalamu alaikum. A few days ago there was an interesting subject about the financial responsibility of sons toward parents. Taking that further ” whose responsibility is it towards caring for parents? Sons? Daughters? Both? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi …

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AGE FINANCIAL DUTY OF PARENTS END OF CHILDREN

Question: slms..at what age of the children does the financial duty n responsibility of the parents end towards their upkeep..is it true that once the children become baaligh it is not the obligation of the parents to look after them..   Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, …

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DONATING HAIR TO THE CANCER ASSOCIATION

Question: Aslmkm mufti saheb Is it permissible for a Muslim donate hair to the cancer association? Shukran Was salaam Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is not permissible to donate human hair or to bring it to any use. …

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NIKAH QUERIES

Question: Asalamu Alaykum Warahmatullah Wabarkathu Dear Respected Mufti Saab I would like your advice Regarding Islamic Marriages. SITUATION ONE – MINIMIM REQUIREMENT OF MUSLIM MARRIAGE In Malawi local Muslim have first a traditional marriage which is done where in a man and woman decide to get married they inform their …

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CHILD FROM AN ILLICIT RELATIONSHIP

Question: Assalaam Alaiykum,my husband had an illicit love relationship with a non muslim and a child was born.What is the ruling regarding this child?does he have to support this child,can this child share his surname,can this child visit us later in life. Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most …

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INTENTION OF ZAKAT AFTER GIVING MONEY

Question: Salam mufti sb After giving Money to poor .. can u make intention that it was zakaat? For example giving the money today ..then u make intention after one day that it was zakaat The poor person asked me for a loan for about 20,000 I gave him 20,000 …

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BUYING DEAD FISH

Question: What’s the masail of buying a fish from a non Muslim for a hanafi As I have heard wen buying u should know if it was alive at the time it came out from the lake .                        This was not understandable to me Wen I heard Answer: In the …

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