Transactions (Shafii)

September 23, 2022 2 mins

Can I Take an Interest-Based Loan to Stay Out of Prison?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question The court ordered me to pay high alimony money because of my ex-wife’s lies and deceit. I can’t pay now & she disagrees on installments. I’m the only earner in my family, and I support my parents and siblings. As I’m unable to pay, an arrest warrant has been […]
September 7, 2022 2 mins

How to Recompense for the Discount Received Because of Lying?

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question One day while my friend was visiting me in my home country, we visited a museum. This museum had different admission rates based on whether you are a country citizen or not. She was the one who ordered the tickets, and she was not truthful about her nationality to […]
July 31, 2022 3 mins

How to Deal with Education and Car Loans?

Answered by Shaykh Abdurragmaan Khan Question I’m a recent American convert to Islam; Alhamdulillah, I’m settling into the faith wonderfully. I fell in love with so many pieces of the religion, and I’m now trying to organize and reconcile parts of my life that are not in line with shari’a law. I have a lot […]
July 29, 2022 4 mins

Is Competing in Tournaments for Prizes Permissible?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question I compete in billiards tournaments for the federation, where you pay ten euros to participate. We don’t win money. Instead, first, second, and third place wins inexpensive symbolic cups. The organizer buys the cups before we pay our membership. Can I participate in this tournament despite the organizer and […]