Home | Fatwa | Fiqh (page 58)

Fiqh

Rabi’ul Awwal And Seerah

Question: There has been much discussion with regards to celebrating 12th Rabī al-Awwal. You must be well aware of all the academic arguments in that regard. Without delving into academic gymnastics, your brief thoughts on this issue will be well appreciated. Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, …

Read More »

Eating sushi?

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Nasihah (Advice): A recommended Dua to be recited during hot weather: Hadhrat Abu Hurayrah Radhiyallahu Anhu narrates that Rasulullah Sallallaahu Alayhi Wa Sallam is reported to have said, “When it is an extremely hot day, Allah Ta’ala turns His attention to the people of the …

Read More »

Hadith regarding giving news of Rabi-ul-Awwal

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Mali: Mali, a country with a Majority Muslim population is currently under attack and tens of thousands of civilians are fleeing the latest outbreak of fighting in Mali. “An estimated 30,000 people may have been displaced as a direct result of the fighting in Central/Northern …

Read More »

Is listening to music a major sin?

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Question and Answer: Q. I want to ask: is it allowed (permitted) to listen to the music, which is performed by the musical instruments? And please tell me – is it a big sin (kabair) to listen such music? (Query published as received) A. The …

Read More »

The Jurisprudence Behind The Different Forms Of Zikr

Question: Kindly comment on the different forms of zikr, loud, soft, collective, individual in the majid and elsewhere. Is it a bidah and what is the definition of bidah? Explain it contextually. Answer: General loud dhikr is clearly proven from many Ahadith. See the following Hadith: إِنَّ لِلَّهِ مَلاَئِكَةً يَطُوفُونَ …

Read More »

Personal usage of hotel toiletries?

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Notice: Free gift available at the Jamiatul Ulama offices – 7 steps to a blissful marriage – (fridge magnet) Nasihah (Advice): – Points to consider when naming a child (part 2): The trend of keeping unique and fancy names amongst the Muslim community has become …

Read More »

Using a resort’s braai grill?

JAMIATUL ULAMA KZN DAILY Q&A Nasihah (Advice): – Points to consider when naming a child (Part 1): When giving someone or a newborn a name, keep the following in mind: a) The name should have a good meaning, b) The pronunciation is correct, c) the name gives the person an …

Read More »

Please inform me of a Wazifa for becoming rich.

  QuestionPlease tell me a wazifa for becoming rich. AnswerIn the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. The general understanding of being rich is to have an abundance of wealth. The desire and the purpose for being rich is to enjoy a life of …

Read More »

Taking a bath if touched by a dog?

Nasihah (Advice): The benefits of Sadaqah (charity) Sayyiduna Anas bin Malik (Radiyallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “Charity extinguishes Allah’s wrath and saves one from an evil death” (Tirmizi) _______________________________________________ Q. If a dog touches me, do I have to take a bath and change my clothes before I read namaz? (Query …

Read More »