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A mother tells her child not to do something, even though it is not haram, and the child obeys to comfort his mother and so she does not become upset. Is it a sin if he does not actually intend to obey her and actually continues to do it without her knowing?

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A child is not permitted to do something that causes their mother pain, which arises out of her care and concern for the child. If the act does not entail such pain, it is permissible, however lying to the mother about it is not.

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I received a bank loan and bought a new house. I am currently renting it out but my intention is for it to be used by my children in the future. According to the new khums fatwa of Sayyid Sistani, is it considered to be exempt from khums?

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Click the following link to read the detailed answer: https://imam-us.org/clarification-on-exempting-a-debtor-from-khums

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  • khums
  • loans
  • mortgage

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I had a chance to get a bank loan with low interest to support my business. According to the new khums fatwa of Sayyid Sistani, am I considered exempt from khums?

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Click the following link to read the detailed answer: https://imam-us.org/clarification-on-exempting-a-debtor-from-khums

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  • khums
  • loans

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I have a student loan. Am I exempt from paying khums according to the new khums fatwa of Sayyid Sistani?

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Click the following link to read the detailed answer: https://imam-us.org/clarification-on-exempting-a-debtor-from-khums

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  • khums
  • loans
  • student loans

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I heard about a new khums fatwa that His Eminence Sayyid Sistani absolves those who have outstanding bank loans from paying khums. Could you please elaborate on this?

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Click the following link to read the detailed answer: https://imam-us.org/clarification-on-exempting-a-debtor-from-khums

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  • khums
  • loans

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How should a person pray and fast if they have three residences, two in the United States and one overseas, which is used during the summer holidays? Where should they pray qasr and where should they pray full? What about fasting?

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Click the following link to read the detailed answer: https://imam-us.org/rules-of-prayer-and-fasting-during-travel

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  • fasting
  • prayer
  • travelling

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I am a truck driver. Sometimes I drive within my home state and at other times I travel out of state. How should I perform my prayers (qasr or full) and fasting during the month of Ramadan?

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Click the following link to read the detailed answer: https://imam-us.org/rules-of-prayer-and-fasting-during-travel

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  • fasting
  • prayer
  • travelling

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I work as a salesman. Sometimes I go out of my hometown to sell products. Should I pray qasr or continue praying full? What about fasting in the month of Ramadan?

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Click the following link to read the detailed answer: https://imam-us.org/rules-of-prayer-and-fasting-during-travel

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  • fasting
  • prayer
  • travelling

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I am a college student and I drive about 25 miles from my home to attend classes. Should I pray qasr or full? And what about fasting in the month of Ramadan?

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  • fasting
  • prayer

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What does katheer al-safar mean? Who does it apply to?

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Click the following link to read the detailed answer: https://imam-us.org/rules-of-prayer-and-fasting-during-travel

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  • travelling