Can I Own a Mosque?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: I have a question regarding ownership of a masjid. Is it permissible to have a masjid as your own private property? Answer: assalamu `alaykum A mosque is an endowment (waqf) and not the private party of any single individual. As an endowment, the default ruling is that it is […]

Am I Allowed To Perform Wudu in a Mosque Even If I Might Waste Some of Its Water?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamualaikum A scholar said that to use more than the necessary amount of a mosque’s water for wudu is Haraam. This has made me depressed because I suffer from very persistent waswas which won’t never allow me to perform wudu without wasting water. I can’t go home and do […]