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Question # : 7470


If some donates an land for an mosque can this mosque be named in memory of person who has died.

Answer : 7470

Published on: Sep 1, 2008

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

(Fatwa: 877/877=M/1429)


The mosque name can be named after the waqif (endower). In the abovementioned case, it is better to choose a better name with mutual advice.

Allah knows Best!

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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