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Laying the Deceased down in the wrong manner position

Question: By mistake, the deceased was placed with the feet on the head side and vice versa. This was realized only after the Janaazah salaah was performed. Will the salaah need to be repeated? Answer: While it is Makrooh to lay the deceased down in the opposite direction, there will be no harm done if this was done in error. ... Read More »

Did he not reach Ramadan, fast and pray with such and such number of prostrations in the year?’

Talha ibn ‘Ubaydallah (radhiallahu `anhu) reported that two men came to the Prophet (sallallahu `alayhi wa sallam) who had accepted Islam at the same time. One of them used to partake in Jihad more-so than the other, and so (one day) he fought in a battle and was martyred therein. The other remained behind him for another year, and then ... Read More »

What is the ruling if a talaaq is issued with the words ''OUR MARRIGE IS OVER''?

Question: What is the ruling if a talaaq is issued with the words ”OUR MARRIGE IS OVER”? Answer: If a talaaq is issued with the words ”OUR MARRIGE IS OVER”this would fall under Kinaayaat [indirect words of talaaq]. If these words were uttered with the intention of talaaq then one talaaq raj’ee[revocable talaaq] will fall. If a few talaaqs were ... Read More »

10 Questions And Answers On Islamic Monotheism

Q1 Who is your Rubb? (the Lord,the Creator etc). A. My Rubb is Allah Who has created me and all that exists. He nourishes me and all creatures by His Bounties. Q.2. What is your religion? A. My religion is Islam, which is submission and obedience to the Order oF Allah and His Messenger with love, hope and fear. Q.3. ... Read More »

Nikah in the Month of Muharram/Safar

read time: 3 min Question and Answer Q. I would like to know if it is permissible to marry in the month of muharram/safar as i am planning a nikah in the month of December in which Muharam/Safar does fall, i have been told that it is not permissible to marry in those months, please could u clarify this for ... Read More »

Recitation Behind The Imaam

Q:- Is it permissible for a Hanafi Muqtadi (person following the Imaam) to persist in reading (making Qirât) whilst performing Salât behind the Imaam? Is it necessary for the Muqtadi to make his own Qirât (i.e. seperately) or will the Qirât of the Imaam suffice for him? A:- According to the Hanafi Mazhab, it is not permissible for the Muqtadi ... Read More »

Dua When it is Raining!

Dua when it is raining. اللَّهُمَّ صَيِّبًا نَافِعًا Translation O Allah, may it be a beneficial rain. Transliteration allaahumma ṣayyiban naafi‛aa Sources: Sahih-Al-Bukhari No# 1032 Read More »

Hajj & Umrah Questions.

Question 1. Can I be a Mahram for my mother in law for umrah? 2. Which is more virtuous, to perform multiple umrahs or doing more tawaaf? 3. Can I carry a backpack on my back while in Ihram? 4.In Makkah can a lady read salaah with the haram jamaat but from the hotel room? 5.Can a lady make tawaaf ... Read More »

Shaving and cutting/trimming the hair in Ihraam!

Nasihah (Advice): Love of the Sahaabah Radhiyallahu Anhum for Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam Anas Radhiyallahu Anhu reports: “I saw Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam having his hair shaved by the barber and His Companions came round him and they eagerly wanted that no hair should fall but in the hand of a person.”(Muslim) ________________________________________________ Question and Answer: After completing Umrah and ... Read More »

Your Menses And Ramadaan!

Cii Radio| Ayesha Ismail| 03 June 2016| 27 Sha’baan 1437 Every month women go through a menstrual cycle. Life carries on as normal however, ibadah defers. A woman in her menses (haidh) is exempt from salaah during her cycle and during Ramadaan she is exempt from fasting. So we are fine with our menses in our normal daily life, but ... Read More »