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  • Selling Statues Is Forbidden Because It Involves Helping Others in Sin Date: 10-5-2022

    Assalamualaikum, kindly tell me if a muslim sells the statues related to Hindu religion like of Krishna or Ganesha, will he become "Kaafir"?He has no faith in them , he only sells them.I know selling them is haraam but will it constitute KufrjQuery1110009652862866128809_1645252912035 .. More

  • Bought Statue of a False Idol Date: 27-3-2022

    Assalamualaikum What is the ruling on a person who buys a statue of a false idol? Like buddha, or any figures that the hindu worships? .. More

  • Needs Money and Wants to Break the Card before Due Date Date: 8-2-2022

    A person has a card of 500 rupees! The card cannot be broken before 6 months or less as per government instructions.He really needs the moneySo now he wants to break the money and the man comes to me and wants to break the cardSo he broke the instantHe gave me 100 rupees out of 500 rupees and took 400 rupees.Now will this 100 rupees be halal for me?And.. More

  • Advertising Products That Have Pictures of Women Date: 3-6-2021

    Is advertising a product that has the pictures of women that didn't cover their hair on the bottle haram? like "Hair loss oil"Though the pictures are used just to prove to people that their oil is really working for people loosing their hair. .. More

  • Debt-for-Debt Sale Is Impermissible Date: 23-2-2020

    In my country debts can be sold to debt agencies. These agencies are eager to recover anything. The customary way of dealing with them is to negotiate your debt if you’re in hardship. If I make them an offer and they accept it is this halal even if the offer I make it low? But they still accept? .. More

  • Dropshipping Business and Selling What One Does Not Own Date: 23-2-2020

    assalamu'alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh Dear Scholar(s), I am currently joining Dropshipping Business with an Electronic Merchant. The Merchant sells a lot of Branded Products i.e. from ASUS, Lenovo, HP, DELL, and so on. as you know that the merchant is not the Brand(s) Owner (nor the Product Owner). The Merchant is One who is trusted by the.. More

  • Sold a Car He Did Not Own Date: 4-10-2018

    Assalamu alaykum sheikh,I and my father went to a store to buy a vehicle. The store owner sold us a vehicle and took money from us and gave us a receipt and told us that he would deliver the vehicle to us within few days. After coming home(vehicle was not delivered to me yet but we had made the payment and taken a receipt from him) i realised that he.. More

  • Buying an item by random selection from a box of items Date: 3-1-2018

    Asalaamu alaykum. My question is about a purchase scheme. In this scheme, a buyer is shown 10 game cd's in a box/bag. The person pays a fixed price, say 10 dollars, and then the seller randomly selects a gaming cd and the buyer takes it, no matter what it is. Is this allowed? Please note that the buyer may like all the cd's in the bag. .. More

  • Sale is invalid without mutual consent of buyer and seller Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. We used to grow crops on the land of landlords as labourers. In the meantime, the government issued an order that the labouers who used to grow crops shall pay a minimal amount to landlords and shall become owners of that land. This order was against the will of landlords. I want to know whether this land is halal for us or not. May.. More

  • Selling house on mortgage to a non-Muslim Date: 27-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I would like to ask whether it is permissible to sell a home in USA to a non-Muslim buyer who will buy it with a mortgage, knowing that the name of the bank and the type of loan is written in the selling contract. My husband asked a sheikh in the masji,d and he told him that we would thus be helping and encouraging the buyer to use.. More

  • Impermissible to sell jobs to job seekers Date: 19-7-2017

    Is it allowed for me to sell a job to a job seeker provided that the company gets the full amount of money provided by the job seeker? .. More

  • Purchasing separate warranty for commodity Date: 18-5-2017

    Suppose you bought a printer and it came with a manufacturer's warranty of two years. In addition, the store you bought the printer from offered to sell you printer coverage for two or more years where they would replace your printer with a new one if anything happened to it. What would be the Fiqhi ruling with regards to purchasing this additional.. More

  • Shopkeeper acting without shop owner's permission Date: 17-5-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. I bought an unstitched dress pack from a shop at night, but I did not like to have it after having bought it. I went to the shop in the afternoon and told the shopkeeper to change it, mentioning the reason to them, and the shopkeeper said, “We do not exchange, but you can do it.” I was with.. More

  • Transferring lease-to-own contract from lessee to another person Date: 30-3-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. How are you doing? I would like to ask you a basic question about a tricky situation. There is a car that I like which is under lease. The actual value of the car is QAR 110,000 on outright purchase, but a friend of mine bought it through installments over three years, wherein he will end up paying 130,000. Now, due to some difficulty,.. More

  • Selling animal blood impermissible Date: 23-1-2017

    We recently built a slaughterhouse in Ethiopia. The slaughtering process is halal. One of the by-products is blood. We normally discharge blood from the animals to a waste disposal plant, and procedures for treating blood are expensive, but it must be done. Recently, a buyer from South Asia came to us, and he wants to buy all the blood from the animals... More