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  • Issues On Disposing of Inheritance Date: 8-6-2020

    salam allakum.both my parents passed may God have mercy on them.also they were divorced my sisters stayed in us with our mother,my father and i returned to syria on his land we had many trees and required work we also built 2 story building 1 was for my sisters and 2was for me also we built 3 story building but nothing was said about sisters both are.. More

  • Niece does not inherit from aunt Date: 23-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I heard that girls do not inherit from their aunt, could you please state where this is true or not and provide evidence, if possible? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Five cases in which female's share in inheritance is half that of male Date: 27-12-2016

    What are the five cases in which the female's share in the inheritance is half that of the male? .. More

  • Stepson not an heir Date: 29-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum dear Scholars. My question is the following: I married the widow of my elder brother who had a son. Unfortunately the marriage ended in a divorce after two months. Will my nephew (who is now considered as my son due to my marriage to his mother) get any share from my inheritance upon my death? What responsibilities do I have regarding.. More

  • Husband's share in deceased wife's estate Date: 23-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I got married six months ago. After two months of marriage, my wife started getting symptoms of dilated cardiomyopathy and went into treatment for four months until she died last month because of a pulmonary valve leak. We were very happy as a coupleafter our marriage and loved and respected each other a lot. My in-laws were also.. More

  • Homosexuals and transgenders not prevented from inheritance Date: 29-3-2016

    Can a homosexual or transgender inherit Islamically? .. More

  • Man's children from one wife are not heirs to his other wife Date: 5-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 1 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number 1 - Additional information: My mother expired a few days ago and she owned property.. More

  • Son's widow does not inherit from her mother-in-law Date: 24-2-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 1 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number 4 - Additional information: My father died long ago and my mother brought up her two.. More

  • Division of inheritance if the deceased's father has been missing for years Date: 26-10-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information -Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 2 (A grandson [from the son]) Number 1 (A full brother) Number 1 (A nephew from a full brother) Number 1 -Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit : (A.. More

  • Inheritance of a son who went missing 13 years ago Date: 27-4-2015

    Assalaamu ‘Alaykum; Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information -Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 3 -Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit : (A daughter) Number 2 - The Information about the missing relatives of the deceased are : SON, 13 YEARS.. More

  • Someone already dead does not inherit from one who dies later Date: 10-3-2015

    Assalaamu ‘Alaykum; Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information -Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 2 (A full brother) Number 1 (A husband) -Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit : (A daughter) Number 2 (A full sister) Number 1 - The.. More

  • Grandmothers who are entitled to inheritance Date: 28-7-2014

    Assalamu'alaikum. i am confused about the following heirs. Concerning the following heirs, who of them takes precedence over another; and who of them inherits together. mom's mom, father's mom, mom of mom's mom, mom of father's mom, mom of father's father. .. More

  • Cases when the paternal grandfather is a rightful heir Date: 27-5-2014

    under what conditions does a grandfather inherit from his granson after the latter's death? .. More

  • Dividing the dowry of a wife who died before her marriage is consummated Date: 28-4-2014

    Assalamualaikum WRWB. A Muslim marriage takes place. At the time of marriage the bride-groom gives away the Dower amount (Meher), in the form of gold ornaments to the bride. After some days the wife passes away, due to illness. Now, according to Islamic Shariyath, Who should take possession / custody of the gold ornaments (i.e. Meher), the husband or.. More

  • Division of inheritance if deceased had one wife and nephews and nieces Date: 23-3-2014

    Assalaamu ‘Alaykum; Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information -Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit : (A wife) Number 1 - Additional information : The deceased have only wife, no childern. we are his brothers 3 daughters & 3 sons. The wife of deceased want to transfer all property of.. More