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Disposing of your children’s clothing

  Nasihah (Advice): Ayatul Kursi after every Fardh Salaah:   Sayyiduna Abu Umamah (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that the Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “Whoever recites Ayatul Kursi after the Fardh Salaah, the only barrier between him and paradise is death” (Nasai, Hadith #: 9848)   ____________________________________________________   Question …

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Kissing Thumbs During Adhan

The Fiqh of Insistence & Deeming Necessary <QUESTION> Can you explain the ruling with regards to insisting upon a recommended act? Also, is it permitted to kiss one’s thumbs during Adhan? <ANSWER> In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, An example of what has been mentioned below is …

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Problems and Solutions

Question: What is the doa of Ayub (Alayhi Salam) and what was his story of hardship that mentioned in Quran? Can we read the same doa?     Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.   1. Ayub (Alayhi Salam) was the prophet …

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Collective Dua after the Fard Salāh?

Question: Is it permissible for the Imām to make a collective dua after the Fard Salāh? Answer: Although congregational Dua after Farḍ Ṣalāh is not explicitly proven from any Ḥadīth, this much is proven that it is a time when Duas are accepted, also the virtues of collective Dua have been proven …

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Sneezing Duahs in Salaah

Jamiatul Ulama KZN Daily Q&A   Nasihah (Advice): Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “When one of you sneezes, he should say Alhamdulillah (all praise is to Allah) and the person near him should say Yarhamukallah (may Allah have mercy on you). Upon hearing …

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At which point does a person become a Musafir

Nasihah (Advice): The lofty position of the Mu’azzin:   Sayyiduna Mu’awiyah (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that he heard the Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) say: “The people with the longest necks on the day of Qiyamah will be the Mu’azzins”. (Sahih Muslim, Hadith#: 387)   The commentators of Hadith explain that what is …

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Owner of Money and Gifts given to Young Children?

Who is considered the Owner of Money and Gifts given to Young Children? I wanted to know who is considered the owner of the money and gifts given by family and friends to young children. Does it belong to the children or their parents? Secondly, what is the status of the money set aside by parents for their children? Can the parents use that money, or does it belong solely to the children and can only be used on them?

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Is using tasbeeh a bidah and can it be given as a gift?

Question: 1. Is using tasbeeh is bidah & is this imitation of christianity. 2. Is giving tasbeeh as a hadiyah permissible in islam. Answer:   In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullāhi wa barakātuh. It is permissible to use a “tasbīh” or “subhah” …

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