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Burial Of Disbelieving Parents

Question: If one of our unbeliever parents die, what should we do regarding their burial and all of that? Zaynab El-Kateb: Just bury him or her. This is what the

Praying In A Room With A Toilet

Question: Is it allowed to pray in a big room where there is a toilet? Zaynab El-Kateb: It is prohibited to pray in a room containing a toilet except if

Selling something For more Than The Original Price

Question: I have a mobile which my father had bought in Rs.10,000 ($95.49). Now I want to sale that mobile. We went for its market price and the shopkeeper rated

Dua After Having A Gathering

Question: May Allah reward you with goodness. I have a doubt which is recurring in my heart If two friends meet and part after a few hours of gathering in

How can we recognize the salafi Scholars?

Question: How do we know that the true Scholars are the salafee Scholars and no others? Zaynab El-Kateb: A true Salafi Scholar abides by Quran and Sunnah and his explanations

Does a teacher need a tazkiyyah to spread knowledge?

Question: What about those who can not reach the scholars or who are not able to sit under the students of knowledge (who have received tazkiyyah)? Where will they take

Giving a Mushaf to a disbeliever

Question: Is it allowed for a Muslim to give an Arabic Quran to a non Muslim, with the intention of giving dawah? Zaynab El-Kateb: The Committee Permanent says you can

A kaffir being the wali to his daughter

Question: Can a father who prays and does all acts of worship be a wali for his daughter if he believes in sorcerers? Zaynab El-Kateb: A Scholar must first advise

Sterilizing a cat

Question: We decided to own a kitten because rats have occasionally entered into our house. The kitten is now a female cat that is in the reproductive stage. She escapes

Camel milk and urine as cures

Question: Ustadhah, is there any authentic saying of Prophet Muhammad (hadith), peace be upon him, about the benefits of camel milk and camel urine? Zaynab El-Kateb: Yes, the following hadith