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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-ID0722] I intentionally broke many Fasts during Ramadan, do I have to keep 60 consecutive Fasts for each one I broke as kaffarah?

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[Q-ID0720] If I swallow rainwater will my Fast become nullified?

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[Q-ID0719] My menstrual cycle finished during the day in Ramadan, must I now Fast?

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[Q-ID0718] If someone swallowed their own saliva or phlegm, will the Fast break?

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[Q-ID0717] Can we pray the Tarawih prayer sitting down on a chair?

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CHARITY

 

[Q-ID0712] Can I give my Zakah to any orphan or widow?

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[Q-ID0709] How can I find out if a person is eligible to receive Zakah?

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[Q-ID0708] Is buying a gift for someone classed as Sadaqah? Can we give nafl Sadaqah to people who are not poor?

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[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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CONTEMPORARY ISSUES

   

[Q-ID0721] Can we follow observatory reports or use calculations instead of physically sighting the Moon for Eid & Ramadan?

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[Q-ID0713] How is to take the body of a deceased to Pakistan?

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[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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PRAYER

 

[Q-ID0703] If during Prayer I forget which Rak’ah I am in, what do I do?

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[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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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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