What is meant by making ‘istimbat’ from a Hadith?



Istimbat refers to deducing Juristic laws [and practicable deeds] from a Hadith [or verse of Quran]. This is generally the task of a Mujtahid [and a qualified scholar].


And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.


Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala


Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar


Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar