Fatwaa ID: 1333
Assalamu Alaykum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh
Answer urgently needed
A person travels from US to south india and residrs there for 10 days
Then he travels to north india and resides there for 5 days
Then he travels back to south india and resides there for more than 15 days
Them he returns to the US
When will he make qasr and when wont he?
The distance between north and south india is more than shari safr
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.
We take of the details of your query. The person in reference will be musaafir during his journey from the US to India. He will remain a musaafir for the 10 days that he remains in South India. He will continue to be musaafir for the 5 days in North India until he returns back to South India. Upon reaching his town in South India wherein he will be residing for more than 15 days, he become a muqeem. On his journey back to the US, he will become a muqeem again.
And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
12/05/1444 AH – 06/23/2023 CE | AMG1-3184
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