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When does the time of night prayer end?
The time of the night prayer ends at the break of true dawn and when the second adhan [call to prayer] of dawn prayer starts. And God the Almighty knows best.
Is the Muslim who believes that God is in heaven sitting on his throne a disbeliever or an apostate?
This issue is subject to an important legal axiom: There is a difference between judging a deed or believing it is Kufr [disbelief] and between declaring a certain person a Kafir [disbeliever). This means that a sta ...
Is wearing the niqab an act of worship or a matter of customs?
According to the majority of scholars and the position we adopt, wearing the niqab is a custom and not part of religion or adornment. This is based on the fact that a woman's face is not part of her 'awrah (those parts o ...
Is there any share of a grand son whose father has died earlier in the estate of grand father?
Scholars have two opinions if the grandchild is omitted due to the presence of relatives of a higher degree: - Some scholars maintain that a grandchild is entitled to inheritance through al-Wasiya al-Wajiba [obligato ...
Non-Muslims volunteering to support Muslim children, build mosques, and establish charity projects
The principle of coexistence between Muslims and non-Muslims is derived from the Qur`anic verse: Allah does not forbid you to deal kindly and justly with anyone who has not fought you for your faith or driven you ou ...
Exchanging old gold for new gold
The Prophet forbade selling gold for gold and silver for silver for deferred payment (al-nasi`a) or an excessive difference in weight (al-fadl). This was mentioned in several ahadith among which is the report narrated ...
A man marrying the girl who was breastfed by his grandfather's wife
When a woman nurses a child, she becomes its mother and the husband, who caused her milk to flow [by impregnating her], becomes its father. In Islamic terminology this milk is referred to as labanu al Fahl. The Ruling ...
Purchasing an apartment through a bank
In our present times, new transactions such as purchasing an apartment through a bank, have appeared. The buyer makes a down payment and the bank pays the rest of the price on his behalf ...
The translated fatawa are not a literal translation of the original Arabic texts. Rather, they might be restricted to the rendering of the overall content and meaning of the most important and unequivocal citations from the traditional sources. Please proceed to the Arabic texts for the complete version of the fatawa.
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