The Wonderful Library & Islamic Resource Center
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.

The Wonderful Library & Islamic Resource Center

World of Islamic Dawah: Islamic Library & Resource Center
HomePortalGallerySearchLatest imagesRegisterLog in

As-Salaamu alaikum and welcome readers. Please check our Portal for regular updates and news. Dear readers, you may have noticed that some of our graphics are not showing. We are busy updating broken links and would like to apologise for any inconvenience.

Why not try our Weekly Islamic Quiz?



Go down 
Bookroom Assistant
Bookroom Assistant

Umra Empty
PostSubject: Umra   Umra EmptyWed Mar 02, 2011 3:01 pm

As Salamu Alaikum

Umra: is a kind of gift and is also called Ruqba which is derived from the Arabic verb meaning “to wait” because both the giver and the person given to used to wait for the death of each other so the house would belong to him permanently.
Back to top Go down
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
» Chapter18-Gifts, Umra (Life-Tenancy) and Ruqba

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
The Wonderful Library & Islamic Resource Center :: Sisters' Virtual Library :: Islamic Terminology/Glossary :: U-
Jump to: