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  • The Inheritance of a Muslim Woman who is Married to a non-Muslim Man Date: 20-7-2022

    Sir Namaste.If a Muslim lady married a non Muslim , is she eligible for Share in her father's propertyafter the death of her father? .. More

  • Raised By a Christian Mother From a Muslim Father; Does he Inherit? Date: 24-11-2019

    Salam, can a son who was raised by his Christian mother from a former marriage inherit from his Muslim dad when he dies? .. More

  • Non-Muslim Does Not Inherit a Muslim Unless He Embraces Islam Before Division of Inheritance Date: 3-6-2019

    salam father religon is islam daughter religon is crishten so there is any property given to daughter in islam .. More

  • Non-Muslim grandparent giving all her wealth to Muslim grandchild as gift Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. My grandmother, who is divorced, has only one son (my father). I have two brothers. My grandmother does not have a good relationship with my father and with my older brother due to passed discussions,and she does not want her inheritance to go to them. She wants to give me everyhing as a gift in her.. More

  • Non-Muslim son does not inherit from Muslim father Date: 12-9-2017

    A muslim man married a christian lady 22 years ago. They have a son who is about 20 years old. The man left his family and settled in another country. The mother raised the boy. The man did help them, but only very little. The lady died 6 months ago. The man died last month. The family of the man do not want to give anything to the boy because he is.. More

  • Doubting whether deceased's wife was Muslim at time of marriage Date: 4-6-2016

    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 (A wife) Number 1 - Additional information: A man dies leaving a wife and a daughter... More

  • Muslim suspected of not praying not to be declared an unbeliever Date: 14-10-2015

    What is to be done with the wealth left behind by somebody who died and it is not known for sure whether he was a Muslim or not? It may be that it was unknown as to whether he became a Muslim or not before his death or it may be that there was a difference of opinion about whether such a person is to be considered a Muslim or not (such as one who only.. More

  • Children are Muslims if only one parent is Muslim Date: 30-11-2014

    I have two non-muslim children (from a previous marriage to a non-muslim woman) and one muslim daughter from a second marriage to a muslim woman. I live in the US, and I need to prepare a will, in the event of my death. Can my will include leaving anything (property or cash) in to my two non-muslim children? .. More

  • Ruling on applying Islamic laws of inheritance on non-Muslims Date: 3-9-2014

    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 -Does the deceased have female relatives who are entitled to inherit : (A wife) Number 1 - The will which the deceased left behind and.. More

  • Inheritance between a Muslim and his relative who belongs to the Bohra sect Date: 27-5-2014

    Salam alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu I'd like to know if Bohras (who are basically shias) can be given their part of inheritance from us or not? Because all of my extended family members are Bohras.. its just me and my parents who alhamdulillah changed to the sunnah way of Islam about 30 yrs ago. I know that in Islam, Kafirs cannot be given inheritance.. More

  • Evidence that there is no inheritance between a Muslim and a non-Muslim Date: 24-4-2014

    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 2 - Information about the deceased’s debts : (Did not pay Zakaah that was due).. More

  • Apostasy must be confirmed before exclusion from inheritance Date: 14-4-2014

    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 (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 :.. More

  • Does a Muslim inherit from his non-Muslim father? Date: 15-2-2014

    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 (grandson (from the son)) Number 1 - Additional information : can i inherit from my father who is a non muslim .. More

  • Taking a will or a gift from the inheritance of a non-Muslim parent Date: 29-12-2012

    As salamu aleikum, I expect, inshallah, to receive my share of my non-Muslim father's inheritance soon, according to his will. Part of this inheritance will be interest, which I, of course, will refuse. The interest will go to my non-Muslim cousin because he is in charge of everything. He has said that he is willing to give me a gift out of this sum.. More

  • A Muslim inheriting from a non-belligerent non-Muslim Date: 1-11-2012

    Salam alaikum, Is it true that Muslims are not allowed to inherit from non-Muslims? What about Muslim reverts? What if a Muslim revert could pay off a loan with the inherited money, is it still not allowed for him to inherit? Do the Madhabs have different views on that? Salam alaikum Nuha.. More