From the Fatwa Department
Q: Did Hazrat Abu Bakr (Radiyallahu Anhu) make Hijrat to Abyssinia?
Q: I would like to enquire what is the ruling with regards to keeping dogs for security?
Q: Is it permissible to use lotions which contain alcohol, since there doesn’t seem to be any lotions which do not contain alcohol...And is it permissible to use perfumes which contain alcohol?
Q: What was the name of Hazrat Abu Bakr (Radiyallahu anhu) and what were his titles and the reason for them?
Q: Can Fardh Salah be read while travelling in a car?
Q: What are the names of the parents of Hazrat Abu Bakr (Radiyallahu Anhu) and did they accept Islam?
Q: Who are the Asharah Mubasharah and what is the basis for this name?
Q: What are some of the virtues of calling out the Azaan?
Q: Can a person read Nafil or Salatul Hajah before the Sunnats of Fajr, after Sehri ends?
Q: My father passed away earlier this year. He formed a trust, he and my mum were the trustees. Does this trust carry on, or does it have to dissolve? His heirs were the beneficiaries of the trust
Can mufti sahib please explain in detail, if one misses the 3 rakaats of zohr salah with jamaat and joins in time for the fourth rakaat,
Q: My husband's cousin is getting married to a non-Muslim boy. The Nikah will be performed a week before the non-Muslim ceremony.
Q: Please advise whether it is permissible to Subscribe and Invest in the MTN Zakhele Futhi share offering that is currently available.
Q: If I have not done my son’s Aqeeqah. My child is 6 years old, and now Qurbani is due, which should I do first?
Q: I have a bit of a problem. At times when I'm watching TV and a scene of promiscuity or intimacy is screened, I discharge a liquid. I don't know if it's white or colourless. Later on however, I sometimes see white spots in my clothing. I only realise it came out after I feel little wetness. The same happens when I talk with female friends. Is Ghusal Fardh or can I just make wudhu and perform salaah?