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    Question ID: 172746Country: pakistan

    Title: Property share

    Question: A woman dies and leaves behind her husband, mother and 3 daughters. She had no son. Do the woman's siblings have any share in her inheritance? She has 4 sisters and 2 brothers?

    Answer ID: 172746

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 1484/1269/L=12/1440)


    In the question mentioned above all the property left by the deceased woman shall be divided into 39 shares after paying due rights preceding inheritance. Out of total 9 shares shall go to husband, 6 shares to her mother and 8-8 shares to each daughter. Her brother and sister shall get nothing. The detail of Shariah division is as follows:


    Husband:          1 x 09 = 09

    Mother:             1 x 06 = 06

    Daughters:        3 x 08 = 24


    Total                       39             Shares

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India