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Is Donating Shelves, Printers, Chairs etc. From Sadaqatul-Jaariyah? – The Permanent Committee for Islamic Research and verdicts

Question: Is equipping a house with what is necessary in terms of shelves, chairs, printers, desks and other things that are fixed in a house or [providing] a bus which female Qur’an students and teachers ride in, considered from sadaqatul- jaariyah? Answer: “Whatever a person donates to benefit the Muslims, whether the donated item is movable and its benefit is…

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The Ruling on a Female Principal – Shaikh Abdul-Muhsin al-‘Abbad

Question: The Hadith: لَنْ يُفْلِحَ قَوْمٌ وَلَّوْا أَمْرَهُمْ اِمْرَأَةً A people who make a woman their ruler will never be successful. [Reported by al-Bukhari no. 7099] Does this apply to a female principal of a school? Answer: “a female principal for a girls school, this is something necessary. It is necessary that one of them is put in charge. That is…

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The Ruling on Using the Cinema In Calling to Allah – Shaikh Abdul-Muhsin al-‘Abbad

Question: What is the ruling on using the cinema in calling to Allah? We have heard some callers permitting this. Answer: “There is no good in the cinema and it does not bring except evil. It does not bring good. A person should leave off calling to Allah through these means, rather he should use the remaining means that are legislated. As…

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