Prayers & Duties >> Waqf, Mosque, Madrasa

Question # : 14759


ASSALAAMU A'LAIKUM,HAJRAT,after my fathers death, i got a piece of land on which,a portion of land I have made WAQF for MASJID. But there are more 2 MOSJIDS nearly that area. So, the villagers are not allowing for ONE MORE MOSJID. Then, what can i do with that portion of land? JAZAA KUMULLAAHU KHAIRAN.

Answer : 14759

Published on: Jul 30, 2009

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

(Fatwa: 1149/228=TL/1430)


When there are two mosques close to each other in your village and the villagers do not need a third one, then it is better to sell of the land and build mosque at a place where a mosque is needed or start any madrasa at the same place; since the land does not yet hold the rulings of a mosque.

Allah knows Best!

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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