Transactions (Shafii)

November 19, 2023 2 mins

Should I Pay My Debt of an Unlawful Transaction?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question Suppose someone bought something haram using credit (e.g. An intoxicant). Should he pay back the credit owed or just give it to charity? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate. May Allah guide every dimension of our lives to that which pleases Him. Purchasing unlawful items […]
October 22, 2023 2 mins

What Is Meant by the “War” Declared against Those Who Deal in Interest?

Answered by Ustadh Farid Dingle Question What is meant by the “war” declared against those who deal in interest? Answer Thank you for your important question. Allah Most High says, ‘O you who have believed, fear Allah and give up what remains [due to you] of interest, if you should be believers. And if you […]
October 15, 2023 1 min

Is It Permissible to Buy Makeup from Someone Who Is Said to Be Part of a Secret ...

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question Would it be permissible to buy makeup products owned by a celebrity? For example, a famous mainstream celebrity has a makeup line, but it is said this celebrity is part of a secret cult. I would not get it because it is her brand but because of the makeup […]
September 28, 2023 3 mins

Are These Holiday Vouchers a Form of Riba?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question Is it permissible to utilize holiday vouchers under the following circumstances: an upfront defined amount is deducted monthly for five to ten months? After this period, the managing entity disburses the accumulated sum and an additional bonus. For instance, if €400 is withdrawn over five months, amounting to €80 per […]