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Should I miss my Sunnah muakkadah or my qadha prayer?

Question My question is related to the right way of performing salat that I have missed since puberty. I have gone through few posts that mentions: we are required to pray all the Fardh and Wajib Salah since we attained puberty. But I wanted to know if the following way …

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SMS Competitions

Question: In the celebration of Women’s Day, Spar is offering a R150 OFF pamper voucher. In order to qualify, one has to only send an sms charged at R1.50. Normal sms rates and free sms’s do not apply. Is it permissible to participate in such an offer?   Answer   …

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Interest Money

Question: PLS ADVICE IF I CAN USE INTEREST MONEY ON THE FOLLOWING : ASSESSMENT RATES REFUSE REMOVAL SEWERAGE WATER (Question published as received)    Answer:: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakaatuh Interest money cannot be used for assessment rates, refuse removal, sewerage and water. Interest money should be dispose off …

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41 Yaseen

 Question: Respected Ulamaa My grandfather is unwell, we were advised by someone to recite 41 yaseens for his shifaa. Is this correct? Please advise. جزاك اللهُ خيراً Answer: Respected Brother/Sister in Islam Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakaatuh   The reciting of 41 times Yaseen is a tried and tested …

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Ghusal of Mayyit

Question: Is it Necessary to have a ghusal bath after giving ghusal to mayyit? (Question published as received) Answer: It is Mustahab (preferable) to take a Ghusal after giving Ghusal to the Mayyit (deceased).[1] If one does not do so, one will not be sinful.   [1] ويندب الاغتسال في …

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Sunnah of the Headgear (Topee)

Nasihah (Advice): The headgear (Topee) in Salaah   Hasan Basri Rahmatullahi Alaih narrates that the people (Sahaabah Radhiyallahu Anhum) used to make Sajdah (prostrate) upon their turbans and hats. (Bukhari)   _______________________________________________   Question and Answer:   Does a man have to wear a hat to perform Salaat?  Is the …

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Maulana

Question: Could some one please tell me what does the word”MAWLANA ” mean? < allahumma salli `ala sayyidina wa mawlana Muhammad > Is it wrong to say that word? What is the evidence of permissibility? Some one told me that it is shirk. (Question Published as Received) Answer: Investigating the Name ‘Moulana’ …

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Using the fingers as Zikr Counters

Nasihah (Advice): The continuous remembrance of Allah Aaisha Radhiallahu Anha said: Nabi Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam would remember Allah all the time” (Bukhari)   _______________________________________________   Question and Answer:   Q. I am asking one question regarding reciting tasbeeh fatima that can I use both hand or only one hand for counting …

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WhatsApp Groups

  Nasihah (Advice): The categories of Zina   Rasoolullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam said: “The zina of the eyes is looking, the zina of the ears is listening, the zina of the tongue is speaking, the zina of the hand is touching, and the zina of the foot is walking. The …

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Finding out the gender of the foetus

Nasihah (Advice): The faith of babies Abu Hurairah Radhiallahu Anhu narrates that Rasoolullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam said: “Every child is born on Fitrah (natural disposition to recognise the truth) but his parents convert him to Judaism or Christianity or Magianism.”  (Bukhari)   _______________________________________________   Question and Answer:   Is it …

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