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Is making Shrine from Gold a sin?

The golden domes above the holy shrines of the Prophet and his Ahl-ul-Bait and other respected personalities in Islam are a sign of their value for the believer who visits them. These personalities ...
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Is it permissible for men to carry gold, golden objects, or equipment coated in gold?

Gold or other metals are prohibited for man to wear not to carry. Anything which circles around body part is come under the definition of clothes and jewellery. Ring, garland or other things are ...
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Is there zakah on gold exchange-traded funds?

When you buy Gold ETFs, you essentially own some gold (the gold belongs to you), but do not have physical possession of it (its locked up in some vault somewhere), but you do have control over it (you ...
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Converting money value in gold before lending

Gold is to be paid for by gold, silver by silver, wheat by wheat, barley by barley, dates by dates, and salt by salt, like for like and equal for equal, payment being made hand to hand. If these ...
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My friend (32 male) and his wife is having a baby girl, can I gift the baby gold earrings?

Yes! you can gift the infant girl, any gold ornament because in the Quran: Do they assign to Allah one who grows up amidst ornaments and is not well-versed in the art of disputation? (43:18) Here ...
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zakat on mortgaged gold

Al-Nawawi (رحمه الله) said in al-Majmoo’ (5/318): If livestock or any other wealth that is subject to zakaah is being held in pledge, and one year has passed, then zakaah must be paid on it, because ...
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Is it permissible to wear gold to celebrate a baby boy?

Gold is forbidden -to wear- for males, but allowed for females. See for example this hadith from sahih Muslim about rings and the prohibition of drinking from silver or gold vesells. Or this one on ...
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