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July, 2011

  • 2 July

    Zakaat of a Waived Debt for the Previous Years

    Q: If the creditor waived off the debt, will zakaat be compulsory upon him for the previous years? A: If the creditor waived off the debt of a poor person, then since the wealth reached a recipient of zakaat, zakaat will not be waajib upon the debt, neither for the …

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  • 2 July

    Burning Lawbaan or any other Incense Sticks whilst Fasting

    Q: Is it permissible for a person whilst fasting to scent the musjid through burning lawbaan or any other incense sticks? A: It is makrooh for a fasting person to burn lawbaan or incense sticks in the musjid or anywhere else, due to the fear that he will inhale the …

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  • 2 July

    Fasting whilst on a Journey

    Q: Is it compulsory for a Musaafir to fast whilst on a journey? A: It is not compulsory for a Musaafir to fast whilst on a journey. Sharee’at has granted him a concession not to fast and to make up for the missed fast upon returning home after the month …

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  • 2 July

    Zakaat on Rent owed to a Person

    Q: Is zakaat waajib on rent owed to a person? A: Zakaat is waajib upon rent once it is received provided it reaches the nisaab and one year passes over it. Zakaat is not waajib on the past years. ( و ) اعلم أن الديون عند الإمام ثلاثة قوي ومتوسط …

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  • 2 July

    Nosebleed whilst Fasting

    Q: Whilst fasting, if the nose begins to bleed, will the fast break? A: The fast will not break by mere nose bleeding. If the blood flowed down the nasal passage and entered the throat then it will be seen whether the blood was more than the saliva or less …

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