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ABOUT SEEKERSPATH

We are a non-profit organization dedicated to cultivating greater understanding of Islam. We are committed, via our Mission, our Vision and our Approach, to an educated, and more active Ummah in the West.

The Seekers Path is an initiative inaugurated to provide a free question and answer service for the public on issues pertaining to Islam and wider global matters affecting the Muslim Ummah. Our team is headed by Mufti Qasim Zia al-Qadri; a young and active Scholar who completed the traditional Dars-e-Nizami, Dawra Hadith and Takhassus fil Fiqh. He has been issuing legal verdicts for over 5 years since completing the Ifta course and has also published many books.

Read more about Mufti Qasim Zia al-Qadri (click here)

RAMADAN

[Q-ID0677] Due to health reasons I cannot keep the long fasts in Summer, can I make them up in Winter instead?

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[Q-ID0515] Does the release of seminal discharge whilst watching indecent videos nullify the Fast?

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[Q-ID0510] Does entering medicine or oil into the ears nullify the Fast?

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[Q-ID0507] Does using cotton buds to clean the ears nullify the Fast?

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CHARITY

 

[Q-ID0688] I received some Gold for my wedding as a gift a few months ago, will I have to pay Zakah on it?

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[Q-ID0687] If my wealth increases or decreases a few days before my Zakah date, on which amount do I calculate the Zakah?

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[Q-ID0686] My Zakah date is coming, do I deduct my gas & electric bill before calculating what I need to give?

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[Q-ID0685] When calculating Zakah on cash and stock merchandise, should the Nisab of Silver or Gold be taken into account?

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[Q-ID0683] Do I have to give Zakah if I have a mortgage debt?

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CONTEMPORARY ISSUES

  

[Q-ID0682] Is it permissible to create a YouTube channel to upload videos?

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[Q-ID0668] Is it permissible to take out a student loan in the UK?

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[Q-ID0623] Are Muslims allowed to perform Yoga as a form of exercise?

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[Q-ID0618] Is it obligatory to listen to recorded audio of the Qur’an or Adhaan?

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[Q-ID0599] Is it permissible to touch the Qur’an on a screen without Wudu?

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PRAYER

 

[Q-ID0678] I joined the Imam in prayer whilst he was reciting Tashahud, must I recite it all too before standing up?

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[Q-ID0663] Does repeating an ayah during Salah nullify the prayer?

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[Q-ID0660] Traveller scenario [3]: I am travelling to Pakistan, do I shorten my prayers?

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[Q-ID0642] Does moving the hands repeatedly during Salah nullify the prayer?

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[Q-ID0636] When finishing the Janazah prayer should both hands be dropped to the side together?

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BELIEF

   

[Q-ID0665] Can we show our hand to an astrologer to try and find out about the future?

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[Q-ID0653] What are some of the minor and major signs for the coming of the Day of Judgement?

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[Q-ID0652] How is it to address Allah by the name ‘Rām’ [term used by Hindus]?

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[Q-ID0651] Is it appropriate to use the term ‘Hazir aw Nazir’ for Allah?

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[Q-ID0650] Can the pious people of Allah perform Karamat (Marvels)? What is the correct belief regarding this according to Sunni Islam?

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