All posts tagged: Ata Al-Rashtah

Q&A: Benefiting from Financial Transactions of Non-Muslims before Converting to Islam

Question: Barakallahu feek, my question is related to Economics, I seek clarification about dealing with stocks: Since I was young (under 10 years of age – almost 20 years ago) my mother deposited some stocks in a bank under my name. These stocks increased in value, and in 2015 my mother sold the stocks on […]

Q&A: Whoever revives a barren land in respect to the Kharaaji land

Question: Assalaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakaatuhu, This is a question related to the lands and it is as follows: After reading the book, “Economic System in Islam” and the subject of the lands it became apparent to me that the description of the land is either ‘Ushriyah or Kharajiyah with the evidences that came […]

Q&A: Disparity and Difference

Question: Assalamu Alaikum our honorable Sheikh, It was mentioned in the book of The System of Islam (on page 11, Arabic Edition) as follows: “…because his understanding of the organization of man’s instincts and organic needs is liable to disparity, differences, contradiction…”  It is my understanding that the terms disparity (Tafawot) and difference (Ikhtilaf) were […]

Q&A: Shawahid (Witnesses) and Mutabaat (Follow-ups) in the science of Hadith

Question: Assalamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh, There is a question I would like to ask you which is related to the science of Hadith: Scholars defined Hadith Sahih as that: “The Isnad [chain of transmission] of the hadith continues through the transmission of a trustworthy (‘adl) and accurate (dhabit) narrator from someone similar to […]

Q&A: Do those who Hold the Opinion of At-Tadarruj (gradualism) have any Evidence or even a Semblance of an Evidence (Shubhat Ad-Daleel)

Question: As-Salaamu Alaikum, To begin with, may Allah bless you all for your great efforts and we would like for you to answer the following question for us: Do those who hold the opinion of At-Tadarruj (gradualism) have any evidence or any semblance of an evidence (Shubhat Ad-Daleel). That is in the case where many […]

Q&A: The Contrary Understanding (Mafhum al-Mukhalafah) of the Number

Question: Assalamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh, In the Mafhum – Mafhum al-Mukhalafah (contrary understanding) – on the subject of contrary understanding of the number that is acted upon to infer Hukm Shar’i, it was proved to apply on the following conditions: the condition of restriction by a specific number, and negating the rule before […]

Q&A: The Khabar and the Inshaa’ in Usul ul-Fiqh

Question: As-Salaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakaatuhu, The difference between the Khabar and the Inshaa’ was mentioned within the book ‘Usool ul-Fiqh’ of Sheikh Taqiuddeen, may Allah cover him in his mercy, and also in the book ‘Al-Kawkab Al-Muneer’ by Ibn An-Najjaar (rh) in addition to other books related to the Usool of the Aqeedah. […]

Q&A: The Meaning of Al-Matloub Al-Khabari in Defining the Daleel

Question: As-Salaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakaatuhu, to the eminent Ameer, May Allah preserve you and keep you well, It was mentioned in respect to the definition of the Adillah (evidences) of Usool: They are that which through which ‘Ilm (knowledge) is reached of a Matloob Al-Khabari… And in was mentioned in respect to the […]

Q&A: Is it permissible for the State to impose taxes on Muslims?

Question: As-Salaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakaatuhu, May Allah allow you to persevere. I have a question that I hope that you can answer… It is known that “taxes” are Muharramah (prohibited) in Islam. So how can the State treat the deficit and particularly when there does not exist today “At-Tawzheef – Al-‘Ushoor – Al-Kharaaj”. […]

Q&A: Ad-Diyah (Blood Money) for the Unintentional Killing and the Deliberate Killing

Question: Assalaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuhu, The Diyah (blood money) for the unintentional killing (Al-Qatl Al-Khata’) is obligatory and is paid to the family (relatives) of the one killed. It has been reported from the Messenger of Allah ﷺ that it is 100 camels for the Bedouins or 1000 Dinar of gold or 12,000 […]

Q&A: Evidence for Contracts becoming Batil (void) and Fasid (defective) is based on ijma

Question: Respected scholar Ata bin Khalil Abu Rashtah, may Allah سبحانه وتعالى protect you, Assalamu Alaykom wa Rahmatullah: It is mentioned in the book, The Islamic Personality Volume 3, that: “Also the Sahaabah may Allah be pleased with them inferred the corruption and the invalidity of contracts from the prohibition, from that is Ibn ‘Omar’s […]

Q&A: What is the Difference between Khair and Shar, and Husn and Qubh?

Question:                                                                As-Salaam Alaikum Sheikh, may Allah grant you a long life to witness the victory, InshaAllah. I have a question about the difference between Khair (good) and Shar (evil), and Husn (pretty) and Qubh (ugly)? Because when the topic is raised among the brothers, varying answers are given on the subject, please explain to us […]