My question is i have a sister who ran away

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Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2011

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My question is i have a sister who ran away

Question

 

My question is i have a sister who ran away 7 yrs ago in 2004 my mother died of cancer in 2008 her dying wish was to leave dat sista n dont go to her. My eldest sister even afta mum died met up wiv her n still does .now though she takes us sisters as well to meet her. Islamically is this wrong as we r going against our mothers dying wish.we r 5 sistas second eldest ran away.

 

Answer

Muhtaram / Muhtaramah

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

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

 

There are numerous Ahādeeth which emphasise of maintaining family ties and uniting ourselves with those who cut themselves off from us. Your mother’s advice could be due to some personal problem between them. This should not stop you from meeting and communicating with your sister. It is your duty to have muhabbah (affection) and unite with your sister. May Allah create love and unity amongst you and your sisters and grant your late mother high stages in Jannah, Āmeen.

 

And Allah knows best
Darul Iftaa

Madrasah Inaa’miyyah

 

 

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