Hajj While In an Interest Based Loan

Question Aslaamualaikum, I had a few questions regarding Hajj because, Inshallah, my mom and dad are really considering it this year. They have the money to go and were skeptical about certain issues that were clouding their judgment. First, my mom is very hesitant to go because of the fact...

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Zakah on a Joint Account

Question I am an adherent to Hanafi fiqh. What is the ruling on Zakah when a couple has a joint account? Is it OK if only the husband pays zakah on the total amount of the joint account? Please be aware that both husband and wife have full access to the...

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Medicines with Prohibited Ingredients

Question Is it permissible to take medicines which contain non-halal elements, for serious conditions where alternative medication is not available? Answer by Shaykh Yusuf Badat Thank you / Jazakumullahu Khairan for your question. May Allah Almighty bless all those who are sick with treatment, healing and cure. In general circumstances,...

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