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  • Being Fare When Gifting Children Date: 29-7-2018

    Assalamalekum. My father in law who is alive has three children - two daughters, one of whom is married to me and a son. All are married. My mother in law is also alive. My father in law had a property ( other than the one in which they are living) which was purchased by his own hard earned money. This property was sold off about 6 years ago in rupees.. More

  • Gifting Children Equally Date: 28-3-2018

    Assalamu alaikum warahmatullaahi wabarakaatuhu,We live in 200 sq ft house,my brothers want us to get married so that they can marry & take their wives to this home,we are 2 sisters 3 brothers & parents living in this house.The can afford a rental house but the says this is my fathers home & I will stay here with my wife as house is not that.. More

  • Woman giving gifts to male children Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. Shaykhs,if there are children together, and I want to give them candy or gifts etc., but there are some male childrenamong them who might have reached the age where they are non-Mahram (permanently unmarriageable kin) to me, though I am not sure if that is the case or not, can I give all of them that.. More

  • Excessive fear for safety of one's children Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have been sending questions, which all went unanswered, and I did not received a confirmation email. I only now realised that I put the wrong email address. Let me start again with a question. I feel that I am currently entangled in the traps from the devil. Ever since I gave birth for the first time, and until now, I live in constant.. More

  • Children are not accountable for their actions Date: 3-1-2018

    Hello Shaykh. I want to ask a question, a really heart-breaking question; I am still hurt till this moment. We found a cat that was very small, and I took it in like family. We loved it with our whole heart. I and my wife loved it like our own daughter. We live on the fourth floor in a building, and the cat went out to the balcony while my wife was.. More

  • How teacher creates syllabus and conducts classroom Date: 2-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Could you please give some ideas on how a male Islamic teacher shouldcreate his syllabus/contract with his students according to the Shariah? This male Islamic Tteacher is a new teacher and would like to know some Islamic rulings on how to conduct his class. Thank you. .. More

  • Whether woman must look after children's affairs Date: 5-10-2016

    In Islam, is it obligatory for the wife to care for her child's every need? .. More

  • Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, directed children to proper behavior Date: 8-4-2016

    We read your article about children lying and their different types and were wondering if there are any reports that mention how the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, and his Companions, may Allaah be pleased with them, dealt with children who would lie. Is it true that he, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,used to ignore them? If so, then what type.. More

  • Children can perform prayer movements without ablution Date: 22-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is there a problem if a child that has not yet reached the age of seven (maybe three, four, or five years old) performs the movements of the prayer, without having performed ablution,in a rowin the mosque or at home, in order to instill love of the prayer in the child? .. More

  • Calling a child 'my angel' / Travelling without a mahram Date: 22-1-2016

    Assalaam alaykum. Is it ok to call your child 'my little angel'. Can I travel to see my mum without my husband, it would take two to three hours by car. .. More

  • Parents will be rewarded for making their female child wear the Hijab Date: 31-8-2015

    I have a 9-year-old girl. She insists on wearing the Hijaab and I agreed to this. However, I was surprised by many of my relatives blaming me for that and saying that it is too early for her to wear the Hijaab and that Allaah Almighty has not imposed the Hijaab on her (i.e. on that age). Please advise me; should I let her wear the Hijaab, or am I doing.. More

  • The minimum age of puberty for boys in Islam Date: 25-8-2015

    Can you please describe in detail the pubic hair that Muslim jurists consider a sign for reaching puberty? What is the minimum age at which a boy starts to grow pubic hair in the Arab world? I have read on your website that the minimum age at which girls reach puberty is nine. What about boys? .. More

  • Speaking softly to a newborn child Date: 24-7-2015

    As-salaamu 3laikum. When we talk to our baby, like many people we use a special kind of soft, lighthearted voice which often makes other adults laugh. Sometimes we want to mention matters connected to religion with the baby to get him used to the mention of Allah or sometimes just because our religion affects everything that we talk about. Is it a problem.. More

  • Reciting Quran to infants Date: 3-2-2015

    As-salaamu 3laikum, I would like to know if babies and young children can appreciate the recitation of the Qur'an when they listen to it and know that it is special and important even though they can't understand the words. Also there are people who say that their young children relax and are calmer when they listen to the recitation of the Qur'an,.. More

  • Ruling on mother bearing child on back with a baby carrier Date: 19-12-2014

    Ruling on using a baby carrier wich you wear like a backpack for women May Allah bless you ... More