• Prayers & Duties >> Waqf, Mosque, Madrasa

    Question ID: 49741Country: United Arab Emirates

    Title: to provide carpet or shaff in shai mosque.

    Question: I married to a Shia girl 18 years ago. We are in happy life and she is following all the things same like me as a Sunni follower. She wants to give a carpet (shaff) in Shia masjid or imam bara. Is it permissible for me to purchase and give it to Shia mosque? Kindly guide me for this situation what I have to do.

    Answer ID: 49741

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 121/35/TL=01/1435) You are not allowed to purchase and donate carpet to Shia mosque or Imam Bara. It should be noted that when your wife became Sunni Muslim, then should leave Shia practices and become –Sunni Muslim completely.

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India