From the Fatwa Department
Q: A person was a Musafir on 10, 11, and 12of Zul Hijjah. However, before sunset on 12 Zul Hijjah he returned home. Will Qurbani be Wajib upon him? Similarly, if a person upon whom Qurbani was not Wajib received some money which equals the Nisab amount just before sunset of 12 Zul Hijjah, will Qurbani be Wajib upon him?
Q: If a woman remarries after her husband passes away, is she still entitled to inherit from her deceased husband’s estate?
Q: A Muslim boy and girl committed zina (fornication) resulting in the girl falling pregnant. Both have realised the gravity of their error, and want to perform Nikah as soon as possible. Will the child to be from this relationship be legitimate?
Q: What is the ruling on working in a female only laser hair removal clinic, which includes removal of pubic hair?
Q: I recited some Surah or Qira’at after Surah Fatihah in the third Rakat of Maghrib? Do I make Sajdah Sahw for this?
Q: I missed my Jumuah Salah due to exams - do I need to pay any penalty?
Q: Is it permissible for a person to make Tawassul (make dua through an intermediary) like our Nabi (ﷺ), the Messengers, saints, martyrs and others?
Q: Is it permissible for a woman to do Zikr, Dua and recite Durood during her menses?
Q: Is the smoking of vape haram? Also will the buying and selling of these products be considered as a Halal business/income?
Q: Is it permissible to take the monthly sassa children grant money and sassa pension money?
Q: Did Hazrat Maulana Rasheed Ahmad Gangohi (Rahimahullah) state that Allah speaks lies?
Q: Is it permissible to wear silk garments?
Q: I would like to know the ruling about 41 Yaseens and where did it originate from?
Q: What is the manner of making Dua at the graveside? Should the hands be raised or not and should one face the Qiblah or not?
Q: If a person’s animal is in the rural area or farm, but he is in the town, is it permissible for his Qurbani to be performed before Eid Salah?
Q: Is it permissible for a husband to purchase and sacrifice a Qurbani animal on behalf of his wife?