Virtues of Qurbani

  Virtues of Qurbani   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   1. Saaidah Aaisha Radiallahu Anha narrates that the Prophet of Allah Sallallahu Alahi Wasalam said &ldqu...

Using Haram medication

I have a chest infection and went to doctors on Friday who gave me amoxcillin capsules which unfortunatIey have gelatin in the shell I said  to him don't give me capsules but he still did got them from chemist t...

Whey Powder

  Whey Powder   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   The definition of Whey Powder is that watery factions that form along with the curd when milk coagulates. The w...

Qurbani Project

  Since 2005 our organisation has been running a Unique Qurbani project whereby we perform Qurbani in India on behalf of Muslims from Mauritius and then we send the Qurbani meat to Mauritius which is distributed to ...

Samakut Tafi

  Samakut Tafi   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   A fish that dies naturally without an external cause and begins to float on the surface of the water is unlawf...

Homeopathic medicine

  Are homeopathic medicines allowed to be taken as they may involve the use of alcohol in their formation?   In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful.   Allah states in the Quran: “O y...

Seafood in the four madhab

  Seafood in the four madhabs    In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   According to Imam Ahmed Ibn Hanbal (RA) And Imam Shafi (RA) all living creatures that liv...

E471

  I wanted to know whether e471 was permissible, even if the packet of foodstuff which the e471 was contained in did not say suitable for vegetarians, because apparently there is a difference of opinion regarding if...

Salam whilst eating and talking

Salam whilst eating and talking   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   A person should not give salam to a person who is eating or busy talking to someone. If he does th...