Women’s rights in Islam

Women’s rights in Islam

By Shahana Ali | 15 June 2021


بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

There are many misconceptions surrounding women’s rights in Islam. The purpose of this article is to shed some light on the basic rights of women in Islam. It only covers a basic outline regarding women’s rights to worship, education, employment, inheritance and marriage.

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Ruling on premium bonds

Ruling on premium bonds

Question:

What is the Islamic ruling on premium bonds? If I was to purchase £10 in premium bonds which I can sell back to the government whom I bought them from. I will receive the same amount of money no less or no more, regardless of how long I have kept them for. There’s also a chance that my number could be drawn and I can win an amount. £25 to £1m. Will this be permissible for me?

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Is there zakat on the money which will soon be paid to purchase a house?

Is there zakat on the money which will soon be paid to purchase a house?

Question:

I intend to purchase a property with cash money. My offer has been accepted and the solicitors have started the process, it will take upto three months to complete. Do I have to pay zakat on the money which I will use to purchase the house?

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