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Fatwas of the Akaabir on Photography

Hazrat Moulana Ashraf Ali Thanwi (Rahmatullahi Alaih)

“Making and keeping of pictures—generally referred to as photos nowadays— both are haraam. It is waajib to get rid off and efface them in view of the grave sin involved in this practice.”

(Imdaadul Fataawa, 4/243)
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Making Up Prayers (Qadha)

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Rules for Qadha Salaat
(Shaykh Ashraf Ali Thanwi)


Q. An Aalim says that if one has numerous Qadha Salaat, one should not perform the Sunnat Salaat. Instead of the Sunnats, Qadha should be made. He says that Qadha takes preference over Sunnat. Is this correct? Continue reading