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Orphans?

Question and Answer:
Q. When is a child considered an orphan, and up until what age, for a boy and for a girl?

(Question published as received)

A. A child without a father is considered an orphan until the age of puberty.

And Allah Knows Best

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)
For Fatwa Dept.

Jamiatul Ulama (KZN

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