Category: Beliefs and Practices (Aqeedah)
Fatwa#: 41019
Asked Country: Qatar

Answered Date: Sep 23,2018

Title: Is it compulsory to follow my intention?

Question

Assalamu Alaikum 

      I have made nikah of widow and I have one son named abdur Rashid  

 I made myself niyath in my heart, if I got one more son his name will be Abdullah.

Is it compulsory to follow the niyyath

Kindly advise.... 

Answer

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

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

It is not compulsory to follow your niyyat.

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Aboobakr Siddeeq bin Mufti Amjad Mohammad

Student Darul Iftaa 

Azaadville, JHB, South Africa

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

 

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