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  • A case of Inheritance Date: 31-7-2022

    Assalaamu ‘Alaykum; Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information -Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A full brother) Number 1 (A nephew from a full brother) Number 1 -Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit : (A full sister) Number 1 - Additional information :.. More

  • A Case of Inheritance Date: 25-7-2022

    Assalaamu ‘Alaykum; Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information -Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A full brother) Number 1 (A nephew from a full brother) Number 1 .. More

  • Heirs May Be Forced to Sell the House Date: 30-3-2021

    My grandfather died in 2011. He had no sons but 3 daughters, 4 brothers, and 3 sisters. Problem here is related to inheritance land. Even if all other property gets distributed, what about the land of house in which her wife is living. Heirs are now demanding division of home too, torturing my grandmother to just give up. Shouldn't my grandmother live.. More

  • Their Deceased Father Favored His Sons Over His Daughters When Gifting Them Date: 23-1-2021

    Salam. I am Sehrish from Pakistan. My father died in 2016. We are 4 daughters and 2 brothers. During his last years my father gave all his property (plots, houses, agricultural lands) to 2 sons, in his will, using some legal rule " Khidmat Hibba". Our father was well and healthy till his death and had two pensions and was not burden on my brothers at.. More

  • Publishing What the Deceased Had Written If It is Beneficial Date: 17-9-2020

    Assalam aleikum wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh,Is it halal or haram to share a message written by a deceaded Muslim, rahimo Allah, in order to clarify some issues with other Muslims ? BaarakAllahu fikum for your answer. .. More

  • You Must Give Your Grandparents their Rightful Shares of their Son’s Estate Date: 25-8-2020

    Assalam alaikum,Unfortunately my father passed away recently and now it's only me,my mother and my sister. Our father was the sole breadwinner of the family,after he left the only thing we have now is a land and a house which were both under my father's name. Me and my sister are quite young and have not even completed school yet. When he was there.. More

  • Issues On Disposing of Inheritance Date: 8-6-2020

    salam allakum.both my parents passed may God have mercy on them.also they were divorced my sisters stayed in us with our mother,my father and i returned to syria on his land we had many trees and required work we also built 2 story building 1 was for my sisters and 2was for me also we built 3 story building but nothing was said about sisters both are.. More

  • Niece does not inherit from aunt Date: 23-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I heard that girls do not inherit from their aunt, could you please state where this is true or not and provide evidence, if possible? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Five cases in which female's share in inheritance is half that of male Date: 27-12-2016

    What are the five cases in which the female's share in the inheritance is half that of the male? .. More

  • Stepson not an heir Date: 29-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum dear Scholars. My question is the following: I married the widow of my elder brother who had a son. Unfortunately the marriage ended in a divorce after two months. Will my nephew (who is now considered as my son due to my marriage to his mother) get any share from my inheritance upon my death? What responsibilities do I have regarding.. More

  • Husband's share in deceased wife's estate Date: 23-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I got married six months ago. After two months of marriage, my wife started getting symptoms of dilated cardiomyopathy and went into treatment for four months until she died last month because of a pulmonary valve leak. We were very happy as a coupleafter our marriage and loved and respected each other a lot. My in-laws were also.. More

  • Homosexuals and transgenders not prevented from inheritance Date: 29-3-2016

    Can a homosexual or transgender inherit Islamically? .. More

  • Man's children from one wife are not heirs to his other wife Date: 5-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 1 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number 1 - Additional information: My mother expired a few days ago and she owned property.. More

  • Son's widow does not inherit from her mother-in-law Date: 24-2-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information: - Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 1 - Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A daughter) Number 4 - Additional information: My father died long ago and my mother brought up her two.. More

  • Division of inheritance if the deceased's father has been missing for years Date: 26-10-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please calculate the inheritance according to the following information -Does the deceased have male relatives who are entitled to inherit: (A son) Number 2 (A grandson [from the son]) Number 1 (A full brother) Number 1 (A nephew from a full brother) Number 1 -Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit : (A.. More