Who cannot be a Waqf beneficiary?​

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 proceeds cannot be allocated to sinful activities or for the promotion of sinful activities. For example, a Waqf cannot be stipulated to serve a casino or a nightclub. Likewise, a Waqf cannot be setup to assist in impermissible activities such as the funding of terrorism.

And Allah Alone Knows Best

Mufti Faraz Adam,

I Waqf Shariah Advisor