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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-ID0716] Will the Fast break by applying lipstick?

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[Q-ID0715] Does biting the nails break the Fast?

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[Q-ID0714] If my menstrual period starts shortly before the time of Iftaar, will the Fast be valid?

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[Q-ID0706] My gums are continuously bleeding, will my Fast be valid or do I pay fidyah?

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[Q-ID0705] I have missed Fasts from last year due to Periods, do I make them up or pay fidyah?

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CHARITY

 

[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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[Q-ID0681] Can I give Zakah to my brothers and sisters?

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[Q-ID0672] In which month must Zakah be given? Is it in Ramadan?

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CONTEMPORARY ISSUES

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

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[Q-ID0587] What is the ruling on having multiple congregations for Jummah prayer in one Masjid?

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[Q-ID0585] Can men have their teeth made of silver or gold due to medical reasons?

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[Q-ID0584] What is the ruling on having a hair transplant?

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PRAYER

[Q-ID0633] What is the proof for placing hands below the navel during Salah?

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[Q-ID0627] Can I pray Qada Salah instead of Sunnah and Nafl prayers?

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[Q-ID0569] Why does the Imam recite quietly in Zuhr & Asr but audibly for the other prayers?

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[Q-ID0563] What should the positioning of the feet and toes be whilst sitting in Salah?

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BELIEF

   

[Q-ID0643] How is it to call someone ‘Be-Imaan’ (faithless) as is commonly said by some Asians?

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[Q-ID0588] During al-’Isra’ wal-Mi‘raj was Prophet Musa praying his grave physically or spiritually?

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[Q-ID0568] Allah created everything so can we say that Allah made our houses, clothes, shoes, etc?

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[Q-ID0567] What is the correct belief regarding the Finality of Prophethood and why is it that Mirza Ghulam Ahmad Qadiyani and his followers are disbelievers?

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[Q-ID0565] Is it permissible to listen to Shi’ah scholars and their stories on Karbala?

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