The Press Release on the Events in Azerbaijan (In Azerbaijani Language)

The Press Release on the Events in Azerbaijan (In Azerbaijani Language)
2020/10/06

The Press Release on the Events in Azerbaijan (In Azerbaijani Language)

Day Questions

What does one do if one cannot get married at this time, and the only way to marry here is to approach somebody for temporary marriage through prohibited ways, like going to places of promiscuity?

Temporary marriage is a legitimate way to refrain from doing adultery, but it is impermissible to use such non-religious ways to reach it. One who does not have the means to achieve it by a legitimate way, should have patience and dependence on Almighty Allah, as He said: “And whosoever puts his trust in Allah, He will suffice him” (65:3).

Is there any Khums payable on books given to me by someone as a gift if it stays in my personal library for a period of a year?

If you needed them or made use of them even for a short period of time, then khums is not due on them.