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What is the minimum age for a boy to become mature (Baaligh/puberty)?

Nasihah (Advice): Three people whose actions are not recorded   Sayyiduna Ali Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Nabi Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: “There are three persons whose actions are not recorded: a sleeping person until he awakes, a child until he/she reaches puberty and an insane person until he regains sanity.” …

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Misunderstanding three Talaqs (divorces)

Misunderstanding that a marriage permanently ends only when three Talaqs are issued at once QUESTION Assalam walekum I want to know if my nikkah is still valid or the divorce has taken place. Ive been married for 15 years and have 2 kids. My wife and i always fight and …

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What value is considered when purchasing from an estate?

  Nasihah (Advice): Blessings in a transaction   Sayyiduna Hakeem Ibn Hizaam Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallamsaid, “Both parties in a business transaction have a right to annul it so long as they have not separated; and if they tell the truth and make everything clear to each …

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Is it permissible to receive a fixed return on an investment?

Nasihah (Advice): Charity is not accepted from unfaithful dealings   Sayyiduna Ibn Umar Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Nabi Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said, “Prayer without purification is not accepted, neither is Sadaqah from the profits of un­faithful dealings.” (Sunan Tirmidhi) ______________________________   Question and Answer:   I invested R100 000 of stock …

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The Event of Ghadir Khum

  Question: Dear scholar, is the event of Ghadir Khum true or it’s a false tradition made the by Shi’as? And if it is true, what’s the Sunni interpretation of this event? Answer: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, One of the fundamental differences between the Ahl …

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Does a civil divorce equate to a Sharee Talaaq?

QUESTION Assalamu alaikum Dear Mufti saheb, what is the shariah ruling in the fpllowing devorce case where a couple applied for a mutual devorce in the court and they had to sign anaffidavit under oath, affidavit says as follow,   ” There is no possibility of reconciliation between us.”   …

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Accepting Money to Teach Islam?

Is it wrong to take money to teach Islam? should this be a factor in deciding whether one becomes a scholar or not? QUESTION Assalamualikum My brothers who are Alhamdullilah huffaz wished to become ulama since childhood. As they entered the teen years, people would inform them that they must …

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