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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-ID0496] Do injections and IV drips nullify the Fast?

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[Q-ID0495] Do eye drops invalidate the Fast? I read that they don’t. Please clarify your position

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[Q-ID0494] How long should one delay the Maghrib prayer after eating Iftar?

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[Q-ID0493] Does using mouthwash nullify the Fast?

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[Q-ID0492] Does bleeding excessively from the private parts nullify the Fast?

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CHARITY

   

[Q-ID0603] Can haram wealth be used on noble causes like building a Mosque or digging a Well?

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[Q-ID0593] Do I have to give sadaqah if I miss the Jummah prayer?

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[Q-ID0580] Can money donated to a Charity be spent on any noble cause or only on what was intended?

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[Q-ID0578] I have £800 but don’t work – do I have to give Zakah?

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[Q-ID0547] Do I pay Zakah on money I put aside for my Hajj expenses?

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CONTEMPORARY ISSUES

   

[Q-ID0498] Are the marriages and divorces that have taken place in the UK Courts Islamically valid?

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[Q-ID0450] What is the ruling on work pension plans in the UK?

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[Q-ID0436] Banks in the UK are offering free cash if we switch to them, is it permissible to accept this money?

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[Q-ID0416] Can a Pub be converted into a Mosque?

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[Q-ID0408] What is the Islamic ruling on plastic surgery of face, nose & breasts?

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PRAYER

[Q-ID0473] Can I pray Witr behind the Imam if I didn’t pray Isha behind him?

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[Q-ID0439] If someone has a deceased parent who had missed prayers/fasts, what can their children do for them?

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[Q-ID0420] When praying Salah how loud should the recitation be?

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[Q-ID0410] What is the method of raising the finger during Tashahud (attahiyat…)?

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BELIEF

   

[Q-ID0557] The Qur’an says ‘pious men are for pious women’ – so why were the wives of some Prophets not pious?

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[Q-ID0424] What is the point in making dua if everything is predestined by Allah?

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[Q-ID0422] Who are ISIS and how do we recognise them?

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[Q-ID0406] What is fard ‘ayn? What things are included in it?

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[Q-ID0393] Does a person who does not pray become a disbeliever?

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