What happens when a person is forced into making 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.

The Waqf of a coerced person is invalid. The asset will not be regarded as Waqf in such a scenario. Discretion and consent are necessary to make an asset into Waqf. [Tartib al-Sunuf Fi Ahkam al-Wuquf]

And Allah Alone Knows Best

Mufti Faraz Adam,

I Waqf Shariah Advisor