Can a person lacking mental capacity make a Waqf?​

Mufti Faraz Adam has spent almost a decade studying Islamic law. He completed his Islamic studies in the six-year Alimiyyah degree at Darul Uloom Leicester. He then went…Read More

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

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

Waqf execution requires mental capacity. A person lacking mental capacity cannot give something into Waqf. [Hashiyah ibn Abidin]

And Allah Alone Knows Best

Mufti Faraz Adam,

I Waqf Shariah Advisor