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1. Is hing (asafoetida) halal for us?
2. When does the Ishraq time end?

Answer : 45772

Published on: Nov 11, 2013

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

(Fatwa: 1496/1496/M=12/1434)

(1) Hing (asafoetida) is lawful, it is used in meals as well as in medicines, but an excess quantity of it may cause death.
(2) The time of Ishraq is till midday, but it is better to perform it in early hours. (Ahsanul Fatawa Vol. 3, p 467)

Allah knows Best!

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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