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Q 2: A building was bought and turned into a Masjid (mosque). Later, it became too small to accommodate the Muslim people who go there to pray, so they stopped offering Salah there and left the town, Is it permissible to sell this building? If it is permissible, what should the price be spent on?

A: It is permissible to sell the building and allocate its price to reconstruct a broader Masjid. If there is no need for this, it should be used in building a new Masjid, even in another town or village that needs a Masjid.May Allah grant us success. May peace and blessings be upon our Prophet Muhammad, his family, and Companions.