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  • Neither husband nor wife has to pay Zakah due on the other

    Question: Assalaamu alaikum, A sister from our forums is asking the following question. We hope that you will be to answer it: "If a person owns a small amount of jewelry (a couple hundred dollars worth), and the same person has thousands of dollars of debt (owed from before accepting Islam), and the person doesn't have any wealth that has been.. More

  • Using fasting before puberty to make up for fasting after puberty

    Question: I started fasting before they become fard on me may b from age 4 or 5.Will they balance the fast of the days i have missed for eg due to periods? Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad , sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, is His slave.. More

  • Praying Tahajjud in congregation according to the Hanafi School

    Question: Can you please inform me whether one is permitted to perform Tahajjud prayer in congregation (Jamaat) according to Hanafi Mazhab. Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad , sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, is His slave and Messenger. First.. More

  • Fasting and making Du'aa

    Question: Does Fasting got to do with thanking Allah? e.g. hard good news decided to fast. Some Du'aa comes with numbers (e.g. read this Du'aa x7 or x40 or x100 times then you will see miracle). What if you don't say it that many times as required? Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy.. More

  • Performing supererogatory prayers after the first Athaan of Fajr

    Question: what is the timing for tahajud prayer(last part of night) ,if second adhaan of fajr is at 5:00am in makkah? after the first adhaan of fajr, is it permissible to pray 2 sunnah rakahs of fajr ?can we pray other nawfil prayers at this time? is it obligatiory to wait for the second adhaan for praying fard prayer? pls help Fatwa: All perfect.. More

  • Zakat on the money of wife and children in case it reached Nisaab

    Question: Slamalaykoum, I live in Belgium with my wife and 2 childeren concerning Zakat Elmal what would be the amount in EURO for elnesaab? and is the 2.5% should be applied seprately on the money of my wife and 2 childeren in other words shall i look to the money of my wife sepratley then see if it exceeds elnesaab if yes then we pay from it 2.5%.. More

  • Praying Tahajjud after praying Witr

    Question: 1. Can namaz-e-tahajud be prayed after vitar?? 2. Is Isha namaz complete/accepted without vitar?? Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad , sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, is His slave and Messenger. According to the view of most.. More

  • People breaking fast in front of fasting people

    Question: Assalam alaykum I would like to know the opinion regarding the consumption of food in front of a fasting person during Ramadan. If a non-muslim, or a muslim who is not fasting due to illness or any other valid reason, wants to eat or drink, is it unreasonable to request them to have it in private or away from those who are fasting? Awaiting.. More

  • Mistakenly recited a part of Al-Faatihah silently while leading the Fajr prayer

    Question: As-salamu alaykum. I was leading the salah in which I should have recited surah Fatihah out loud e.g. fajr, maghrib or isha. However, by mistake, I recited to myself in silence. I don't recall now if I completed the recitation of Surat al-Fatihah in silence or whether I only recited part of it. I then realised my error and recited out loud.. More

  • Does not pray and wants to consider the money she sent to her poor family as Zakat

    Question: AlSalaam Alikum Can a woman who's declared Shahadah but not praying who sends needed money to her poor family consider that money Zakat? Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad , sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, is His slave and Messenger. Th.. More

  • Saying Salaam before prostrating for forgetfulness according to the Hanafi school

    Question: As salamu aleykum, What is the proof of the Hanafi Fiqh of school of giving only one taslim to the right side before performing sajdah sahw? Was salaam Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad , sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, is His slave.. More

  • Forgot to make up a Rak'ah he missed with the congregation

    Question: what should a person do if he joins the prayer when the imaam has alredy finished one rakat and at the end the person forgets that he had missed one rakat and finishes the salah with the imaam, does he have to repeat the whole salah or not? Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy.. More

  • The Sunnah way of eating food

    Question: assalam wa alykum what is the sunnah way of eating food? how should it be eaten, whether it should be eaten by all the five fingers or 3 fingers (thumb,index finger and middle finger) because some people say that sunnah way of eating is with 3fingers only(mentioned above)? Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds... More

  • Wrongly thought that the time of Fajr prayer was over

    Question: This monday i woke up late and i wrongly thought that the time of salat fajr was over.My mother wanted to use the bathroom so i said to myself i will let her use it since i am out of time for the salat i can wait before doing it.I looked outside i could see that it was still a little dark but i said to myself the sun is hidden behind the.. More

  • Making up prayers during Ramadan

    Question: Sir following us the description of my thought so please guide me here (the meaning of Hadeeth). "The person who will observe fast and will try to satisfy Allah; is forgiven by Allah as he has not committed any sin before and will get 70 to 700% more benefit what of one virtue in Ramadan." Now according to Hadeeth 1 virtue = 70.. More