19 March 2018   2. Rajab 1439
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Islamic Question and Answers

From the Fatwa Department

Gifts from Riba IncomeQ. My uncle worked for NIT and then for National Bank of Pakistan till his retirement with a golden handshake. All of his life he worked for these groups by his own will and never tried to get another job to avoid riba related activities. Now he has given me some amount from his assets. Is that amount halal for me to take and spent on my family?

Working as an Accountant in a Restaurant Bar and LoungeQ: If someone works as an accountant in a restaurant bar and lounge where people have food as well as alcohol, is their earning halal or haram?

Working as an Insurance AgentQ: I have been offered a position as an insurance agent selling auto insurance which is mandatory in Toronto, Canada. I only provide a quote for coverage but it is not binding. The insurance company does the binding/transaction. Will this be a halal option for me?

Please advise me on what type of wedding rings for males are allowedQ: Please advise me on what type of wedding rings for males are allowed.

A woman miscarries after 5 months of pregnancy!Q: a) A woman miscarries after 5 months of pregnancy. The limbs of the foetus were formed at the time. What is the procedure regarding giving the foetus ghusal and performing Janaazah Salaah?

Nikah through Video ConferencingQ. I live in the UAE, and my parents are considering conducting my nikah online via video conferencing to a girl who is currently in the US. If all the guardians (wakeels) are present, is the nikah on video conferencing permissible? If yes, how would we sign the nikah document? Can it be signed later via a courier service?

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Important Dates

  • Tuesday, 20 March 2018
    The Illustrious Ashara Mubashara (RA)
    After Isha (Jamat - 8:00)
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  • Thursday, 22 March 2018
    Hazrat Abu Bakr (RA)
    After Isha (Jamat - 8:00)
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