Writing a Will

  have one son nearly 18 soon and two daughters married and my wife. I would like to make a will but have no idea to make the will and how to the make distribute my property according muslim law. do I have to pay ga...

Does stepson inherit from stepmother

  For a man who has a son from a previous marriage (now divorced) and no children from the current marriage. If the man dies what shares do his son and wife inherit? If the wife dies what share does the husband inhe...

Inheritance Scenario 2

  A man has a wife and two daughters. he also has 5 brothers and 3 sisters. if this person dies what would be the proportion of inheritance. Please oblige with a fatwa Thanks   In the name of Allah, Most Compas...

Inheritance Scenario 1

  I have a question about inheritance (wirasat). A woman is married and the husband is alive. she has two daughters. she also has three brothers and her mother is also alive. If the woman dies, what proportion her p...

Gifts to children during lifetime

  Gifts to Children during lifetime   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   There are four categories of giving gifts to one’s children.   Where the paren...

Halal and Haraam Money in Inheritance

In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer It would be advisable to look at the aforementioned Masala in order. First of all the money one has stored in the bank is halal, however the interest, ...

To take control of estate

  To take control of another’s estate   In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful.   Answer   If Zaids father Amr had given his house to Bakr as a gift then there is nothing w...

Grandfathers Estate

My two cousins and my brother says that as my cousin A,who is distributing grandfather's inheritance,did not act according to Shariah by not informing or consulting all the beneficiaries,they will not take any of the...