Tag Archives: Q&A

February, 2018

  • 15 February

    Zakaat Audio Q&A (Part 14)

    Question: Is zakaat waajib on properties, flats, etc? Speaker: Ml. Ebrahim Salajee Duration: 00:01:54 Format: mp3 Size: 556 KB Download If you did not understand the maslah or any aspect of the maslah, then refer your question to Muftionline.co.za

January, 2014

  • 25 January

    The impermissibility of earning eBucks points through the bank

    Q: What is the shar`ee ruling on eBucks points earned through the bank? A: Before addressing this pertinent issue, it is of paramount importance for us to understand the Islamic way of earning wealth as opposed to the way wealth is earned through the riba based systems of the bank. We hope …

June, 2012

  • 16 June

    Experiencing Haidh While Sitting in I’tikaaf

    Q: If a woman experiences haidh (menses) whilst sitting in i’tikaaf, what is the condition of her i’tikaaf? A: Her i’tikaaf will break. الباب السابع في الاعتكاف لا بد من معرفة تفسيره وتقسيمه وركنه وشروطه وآدابه ومحاسنه ومفسداته ومحظوراته أما تفسيره فهو اللبث في المسجد مع نية الاعتكاف كذا في …

  • 16 June

    Manner of I’tikaaf for Women

    Q: How should a woman carry out i’tikaaf in her home? A: She should specify a place in her home where she will make I’tikaaf. Thereafter she should not leave the place of i’tikaaf except with the intention of wudhu, fardh ghusal and fulfilling the necessities of life. ( وحرم …

  • 16 June

    I’tikaaf for Women

    Q: Where should a woman sit for i’tikaaf? A: A woman should sit for i’tikaaf in her home. ( أو ) لبث ( امرأة في مسجد بيتها ) (الدر المختار مع رد المحتار, الفتاوى الهندية 1/211) Answered by: Mufti Zakaria Makada Checked & Approved: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

  • 16 June

    Time of Nafl I’tikaaf

    Q: At which time can one sit for nafl i’tikaaf? A: Nafl I’tikaaf is not restricted to any time. Whenever one remains in the masjid with the intention of i’tikaaf, nafl i’tikaaf will take place. ( وأقله نفلا ساعة ) من ليل أو نهار عند محمد وهو ظاهر الرواية عن …

  • 16 June

    Fasting While Sitting for Waajib I’tikaaf

    Q: Is it necessary that waajib i’tikaaf be carried out whilst fasting? A: It is necessary. ( وهو ) ثلاثة أقسام ( واجب بالنذر ) بلسانه وبالشروع… ( وشرط الصوم ) لصحة ( الأول ) اتفاقا وقال الشامي: قوله ( وشرط الصوم لصحة الأول ) أي النذر حتى لو قال …

  • 16 June

    Making I’tikaaf Compulsory upon Oneself

    Q: If one made i’tikaaf compulsory upon himself, will it be compulsory to carry it out? A: It will be compulsory to carry it out. ( وهو ) ثلاثة أقسام ( واجب بالنذر ) بلسانه وبالشروع… ( وشرط الصوم ) لصحة ( الأول ) اتفاقا وقال الشامي: قوله ( وشرط …

  • 16 June

    Sunnah I’tikaaf out of Ramadhaan

    Q: Can one sit for sunnah i’tikaaf out of the month of Ramadhaan? A: One cannot sit for sunnah i’tikaaf out of the month of Ramadhaan. Sunnah i’tkaaf is exclusive to the last ten days of Ramadhaan. ( وسنة مؤكدة في العشر الأخير من رمضان ) (تنوير الأبصار مع رد …

  • 16 June

    One’s Fast Breaking During I’tikaaf

    Q: If ones fast broke during the last ten days of Ramadhaan, will his sunnah i’tikaaf also break? A: His sunnah i’tikaaf will also break. قلت ومقتضى ذلك أن الصوم شرط أيضا في الاعتكاف المسنون لأنه مقدر بالعشر الأخير حتى لو اعتكفه بلا صوم لمرض أو سفر ينبغي أن لا …