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Q & A on Muharram and Aashurah

Q & A on Muharram and Aashurah Which is the first month of the Islamic calendar and what is it’s meaning? Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar- meaning “Forbidden”. Even before Islam, this month was always known as a sacred month which un-lawful acts were “forbidden”, prominently …

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Taking payout from insurance company

Question Slms in 2012 i purchased a brand new car, before taking possession of the car i was required to take out insurance. (South African law) In 2018 my car got stolen. The insurance company “bought” the stolen car from me for market value of 91000.00 minus access of 30000. …

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The Du’a of A Haji – Hadith

hadithanswers.com Question People have been saying that when one returns home from having completed Haj or ‘Umrah, their dua’s are accepted for forty days. I have never come across this before and am questioning its authenticity. Please can you enlighten me on this matter? Answer I have come across the …

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Definition of a Ma’zoor

A person who due to some reason, for example: incontinence or bleeding continuously remains in the state of impurity, being unable to remain in the state of purity long enough to perform Salaah is called a Ma’zoor.   One will become a Ma’zoor only if the state of impurity lasts …

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The Sajdah of a Woman

Question: When making salaah in the Haramain, the Arab women insist on correcting our sadjah posture, (making it like that of men). They keep screaming at us saying haraam, haraam. How should we react, should we change our posture, as we cannot communicate with them? Answer: Bismihi Ta’ala Respected Sister …

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Haidh (menstruation) after Nifaas (childbirth)

Nasihah (Advice): Cleanliness is half of Imaan Sayyiduna Abu Maalik Al-Ashari Radhiyallahu Anhu says that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said, “Cleanliness is half of faith and (the recital of) Al-Hamdu Lillah (Praise be to Allah) fills the scale, and (the recital of) Subhaanallah (Glory be to Allah) and Al-Hamdu Lillah (Praise be …

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Distribution of Qurbani meat on behalf of a deceased

Nasihah (Advice): Sacrificing of Rams Sayyiduna Anas Bin Maalik Radhiyallahu Anhu says that Nabi Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam used to offer two rams as sacrifices, and I used to also offer two rams.  (Bukhari) ________________________________________________   Question and Answer: A lady passed away on the 10thof Zul-Hijjah, on eid Morning at 4AM. She purchased …

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Talaq Raji (Revocable Divorce) & Talaq Baín (Irrevocable Divorce)

Question: Please define what is Talaq Raji (Revocable Divorce) & Talaq Baín (Irrevocable Divorce)? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Talaaq-e-Raji (Revocable Divorce) (1)Talaaq-e-Raji is a type of divorce wherein the husband divorces his wife in express and explicit terms, for example: …

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