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[Q-ID0388] Why can a man have upto 4 wives but a woman can only have one husband?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars and muftis of the mighty Shari’ah say regarding the following matter, why can a man have four wives in Islam but a woman can only have one husband? Questioner: A sister from UK ANSWER: Allāh, to Him belongs all praise, the Creator Most Sublime Who is Uncreated. There is no…

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[Q-ID0387] What is the ruling on narrating forged events of Karbala? Should the Sahabah be mentioned in these gatherings?

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QUESTION: What is the ruling of Islamic scholars concerning the following: 1. Is it right and permissible for sunnis to narrate the events of karbalā in the manner of the rafiDīs [and purposefully] not mentioning the four rightful and guided khalifas and other Saĥābis who perished in karbalā? nor to mention abū bakr, úmar and…

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[Q-ID0386] Do I pay zakaat on my children’s savings and jewellery?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars and muftis of the mighty Shari’ah say regarding the following matter, do I pay Zakaat on the savings and jewellery belonging to my children? They are 5 and 8 years old. Questioner: A sister from UK ANSWER: Assalāmu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakātuhu There are conditions for Zakaat to become…

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[Q-ID0385] What is the ruling on women having IVF treatment?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars of the Din and muftis of the Sacred Law state regarding the following issue: is IVF permissible? If a woman is not able to conceive children, this is the only way using which her treatment can be done. This is also known as test tube baby. In such a case,…

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[Q-ID0384] What should a Husband do if his Wife is suffering from vaginismus?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars of the Din and muftis of the Sacred Law state regarding the following issue: My wife does not allow me to have sexual relations with her. She says that she is suffering from vaginismus, a condition which makes sexual intercourse impossible or extremely painful for the woman. I do not…

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[Q-ID0383] What is the minimum Mahr (dowry) & how much Mahr did the noble Prophet ﷺ give to his wives?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars and muftis of the noble Shari’ah say regarding the following matter; what is the minimum quantity of Mahr (dowry) and how much Mahr did the noble Prophet ﷺ give to his wives? Questioner: Sister from UK ANSWER: بسم اللہ الرحمن الرحیم الجواب بعون الملک الوھاب اللھم ھدایۃ الحق والصواب The…

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[Q-ID0382] Are Mcdonald’s fries Halal? Can I eat them if I have doubts?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars and muftis of the mighty Shari’ah say regarding the following matter, are McDonald’s fries halāl, considering they are fried in completely separate oil [to the meat]. Some people say that there is a possibility that they cook the fries in the same oil as the harām meat, therefore the oil…

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[Q-ID0381] Can a husband go into the labour room with his wife?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars of the Din and muftis of the Sacred Law state regarding the following issue: can a husband go into labour room with his wife? Meaning at the hospital where birth is given to children, when his wife is due to give birth. Questioner: A sister from UK ANSWER: بسم اللہ…

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[Q-ID0380] Can a man remove the hair from his body and have laser hair removal done?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars of the Din and muftis of the Sacred Law state regarding the following issue: can a man remove (shave) the hair from all of his body? And can laser hair removal be used to stop these hairs from growing again. Questioner: Ateeb from UK ANSWER: بسم اللہ الرحمن الرحیم الجواب…

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[Q-ID0379] Can a husband and wife hold each other’s hands in public?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars and muftis of the noble Shari’ah say regarding the following matter; can a husband and wife hold each other’s hands in public?  Questioner: A sister from UK ANSWER: بسم اللہ الرحمن الرحیم الجواب بعون الملک الوھاب اللھم ھدایۃ الحق والصواب A husband and wife should avoid holding hands in public…

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[Q-ID0378] Can a woman visit her parents without her husband’s permission?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars of the Din and muftis of the Sacred Law state regarding the following issue: Can I stop my wife from meeting her parents? I cannot allow her (to visit them) every time. Can I ask her to seek permission from me to visit her parents? Can a woman visit her…

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[Q-ID0377] A baligh child receives lots of Eid gift money, must he now give qurbani?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars and muftis of the noble Shari’ah say regarding the following matter; if a baligh (mature) boy or girl becomes in possession of money as Eid gifts that is equivalent to 52.5 tolas of silver, will qurbani then become wajib (necessary) upon them? Questioner: Kabir from Sheffield, UK ANSWER: بسم اللہ…

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[Q-ID0376] Must I seek permission of my wife & kids before giving qurbani on their behalf?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars and muftis of the mighty Shari’ah say regarding the following matter; can parents give the qurbani on behalf of the baligh [those that have reached puberty] children? And can a husband give it on behalf of his wife? Some people say it is necessary to seek their permission first. Questioner:…

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[Q-ID0375] Everybody is talking about qurbani, please tell me what it is.

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QUESTION: What do the scholars noble Shari’ah say regarding the following matter; what is qurbani, who must give it, what must be sacrificed and is it true we cannot cut our nails or trim our hair?  Questioner: A brother from UK ANSWER: بسم اللہ الرحمن الرحیم الجواب بعون الملک الوھاب اللھم ھدایۃ الحق والصواب WHAT…

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[Q-ID0374] When does the time period for wiping leather socks start?

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QUESTION: What do the scholars of the Din and the muftis of the Sacred Law state regarding the following issue: if a person performed wudu (minor ablution), wore leather socks and then slept, will the period of wiping on the socks start from the time of sleeping or from the time of waking up? Questioner: Uthman…

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