• Talking during the adhan

    QUESTION   What is the ruling of talking whilst in the Masjid during Azaan? We find this common now in Ramadan, people are doing iftaar but talking at the same time?   ANSWER In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful,   It is disliked and against etiquette to speak about worldly matters when …

  • Zakat questions in relation to gold

    QUESTION: I want to know if zakat is mandatory in the following scenarios:   1) A women has just 1 tola of gold(rs 28000 )and no money interm of cash.   2) A women has 1 tola gold (RS 28000) and some meagre of amount of cash (in hundreds).   The nisaab of gold = …

  • QUESTION: When you have a children’s bond account do you have to pay zakat on the total money we put in or on what the account is worth?   ANSWER: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful,   These bonds are no longer available. When they were available or if other such bonds …

  • QUESTION: Can Sunnah itikaaf be performed in a mussala where 5 times salah and jummuah takes place? Does it matter if the musalla is a rented property or not? (The brothers asked for references as well)   ANSWER: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful,   Allāh, the Almighty, mentions in the Qur’ān: …

  • Touching Phone in Salh

    QUESTION: A person sets a ride up on his Uber app but doesn’t call it he then starts his Salah and in the salah without looking at the phone he slides his hand to his phone and presses his phone in one movement to call his Uber is his salah still valid?   ANSWER: In …

  • If Imam misses “maliki yawmid-deen” in salah, what is the ruling?

      QUESTION: If the Imam misses “maliki yawmid-deen” in salah, what is the ruling?     ANSWER: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful,   The Ṣalāh will be valid.[1]   And Allah, the Almighty, knows best Mufti Sufyan        [1] الفتاوىالهندية (1 / 126):   وإن قرأ أكثر الفاتحة ونسي …

  • invisalign

    QUESTION: Would I need to remove my Invisalign braces/aligners every time I do Wudhu?    ANSWER: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful,   Invisalign aligners are clear aligners that fit over the teeth and are used to straighten the teeth. They are an alternative to metal aligners/braces. One distinctive feature of these …

  • Texting Divorce

    QUESTION: A husband has sent a text message to his wife, “I am giving you divorce” but he says a few moments later that he had made intention of 3 talaaq. Does this count as 1 talaaq raj’i or talaaq mughallazah (as if he’s given 3 talaaq)? Meaning will his intention of 3 suffice even …

  • eating eggs from dead chicken

    QUESTION: I work in a halal slaughtering factory. We slaughter chicken etc.   Sometimes the chicken die before slaughtering so obviously we remove them chickens because they are not Halal, but in dead chickens sometimes there are eggs. Are those eggs OK to eat in Islam?     ANSWER: In the name of Allah, Most …

  • Naming a Baby

    QUESTION: We want to name our new baby boy Zayaan. Is this name fine?   ANSWER: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful,   Zayān means beautiful/the one with a lot of beauty. You may name your baby boy Zayān. This name can also be spelt Zayaan, like in the question[1].   And …


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