• Islamic Charity

    Question: Hi at work sometimes there are non-Islamic charities, which support causes like cancer, homeless, aids…etc. is permissible to donate change to these charities.   Answer:   In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.   As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.   It is permissible for a Muslim to donate to a non-Muslim …

  • Can Womens go to Graveyard

     Question: Can women go to the grave yards?   Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.   As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.   It is permissible for a woman to visit the graveyard on condition she strictly adheres to the laws of hijab. If a woman fails to adhere to the …

  • Praying Salah In Chair

    Question: Can we pray salah on a chair. I have arthritis in my legs and back and I am in a lot of pain when I stand in qiyam and sit in tashud position. I’m 40 yrs old and I feel embraced as I see people older and standing up. Dose my salah count, while …

  • Can muslims have a tatoo

    Question: Could you please advise if Muslims can have tattoos, maybe something in detail as i cant find anything online about it.   Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.   As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.   It is impermissible to get a tattoo made be it of animate objects, inanimate …

  • Is my divorce counted

    Question: My wife asked me “I want something from you” and i answered in a joke”Do you want a divorce?”. Are we still married? As i am now having doubts whether my joke divorce is counted or not.   Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.   As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi …

  • Zakaat on rent

    QUESTION Do we give zakat on the rental of a property? (My dad has a property he owns in Pakistan and he is getting some rent from it)?   ANSWER An asset that is purchased with the intention of retaining ownership, is not subject to Zakat, rather any profit gained from the rental income received …

  • Ask a Mufti Question

    QUESTION Were all the khualafa e rashideen hafiz of the Quran?   ANSWER The four rightly guided caliphs, namely Abu Bakr (Allah be pleased with him), Umar (Allah be pleased with him), Uthman (Allah be pleased with him) and Ali (Allah be pleased with him) had all memorized the whole Qur’an / were all hafiz …

  • Praying at the grave

    QUESTION: Is it proven in hadith that when you are burying the deceased that you pray Quran at the head and feet or do you do dua straight away?   ANSWER: After burying the deceased, to read the opening verses of surah al-baqarah until “المفلحون”, near the headside of the grave-thereafter, to read the closing verses of surah …

  • custom made prayer mat

    Question: Am i allowed to get a custom made prayer mat with my name on it. Which i can use for my daily prayers? Answer: There is nothing explicitly mentioned in Quran and Sunnah against getting a custom made prayer mat with your name on it. However, there are some questions which arise when getting …


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