Fatwa: # 23573
Category: Misc. Fiqh
Country: Saudi Arabia
Date: 12th December 2012




Dear Mufti Sahab..


There is a lot of confusion regards to following of 4 Imams.

Pls clarify us on this : http://en.islamtoday.net/artshow-431-4538.htm


In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

You may refer to the following books for an in-depth understanding on the issue of Taqleed:

1. The legal status of following a Mazhab by Hadhrat Moulana Mufti Muhammed Taqi Usmani (Damat Barakatuhum)


2. Differences of the Imams by Sheikhul Hadeeth Hadhrat Moulana Zakariyya Saheb (Rahmatullahi Alayhi)


And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best                                       

Ismail Desai,
Student Darul Iftaa
Durban, South Africa

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

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