Home | Fatwa | Business


Borrowing the money of one’s child


Nasihah (Advice): Importance of repaying ones debts Sayyiduna Abu Hurairah Radhiyallahu Anhu reported that the Messenger of Allah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam said, “The soul of the believer remains hanging with his debt till it is paid.” (Tirmizi) ________________________________________________ Question and Answer: Q. At the time of my son’s birth, …

Read More »

A permissible incentive for tenants to pay their rentals on time

rent incentives

Sayyiduna Maqil Ibn Yasaar Radhiyallahu Anhu heard Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam saying: “A ruler who, having control over the affairs of the Muslims, does not strive diligently for their betterment and does not serve them sincerely, will not enter Jannah with them.” (Muslim)   ________________________________________________   Question and Answer: In …

Read More »

Benefitting from a loan


Nasihah (Advice): Seeking refuge from debt   Sayyidatuna Aaisha Radhiyallahu Anha reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam often used to seek refuge (with Allah) from debt and sin. It was said to Him: “O Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam), how often you seek refuge from debt!” He said: “Whoever gets into …

Read More »

Income from a business started with interest money?


  Nasihah (Advice): Non-repayment of loan – A thief   Sayyiduna Suhaib Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam said: “Any Man who takes out a loan, having resolved not to pay it back, will meet Allah as a thief.” (Ibn Majah)   ________________________________________________   Question and Answer:   …

Read More »

Is breeding dogs as a business permissible?


Question Question: Is it permissible in Islam for a person to breed dogs as a business, where the dogs will not be kept in the house of the person but rather elsewhere? Jazakallah Eunus Ali (UK) Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum …

Read More »

Fiqh of Waqf and other information about it…


  Question Following questions were submitted by an organization regarding the Fiqh of Waqf. A copy of answer is reproduced here with (Edited) questions… Overview: Basically ask for donations from muslims and once we have a set amount in our hands we would like to invest in halal businesses and …

Read More »

Airhostess job for Women


  Question: MY QUESTION IS , IS AIRHOSTESS JOB IS GOOD FOR GIRLS IN ISLAM? PLEASE SUGGEST ( Question published as Received ) Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.   In designating the responsibilities of life, Shari’ah has considered the …

Read More »

Counterfeit or fake products


What is the ruling on wearing/using this counterfeit or fake products which based on registered trade mark products?
 Question English is not my mother tongue; please excuse any errors on my part These days,especially here in Indonesia, we can easily see a lot of conterfeit products among us. Such as …

Read More »

Mixing debt with Zakaat


  Nasihah (Advice): Debts – Respite   Sayyiduna Buraidah Aslami Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: “Whoever gives respite to one in difficulty, he will have (the reward of) an act of charity for each day. Whoever gives him respite after payment becomes due, he will have …

Read More »

Liability for damages on a borrowed vehicle


  Nasihah (Advice): Do not trust a two-faced person   Abu Hurairah Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam said: “A person who is two-faced should not be trusted.” (Al-Adabul Mufrad)   ________________________________________________   Question and Answer:   aslmww please advise me, if i lend my car to a …

Read More »