Under Mahomedans Law, Wakf cannot be created by the user. It can only be created by dedication. To prove that a graveyard is public by dedication, there should be evidence to show that a large number are buried from time to time

Excerpt: Under Mahomedans Law, Wakf cannot be created by user. It can only be created by dedication. Even though there may be no direct evidence of dedication to the public, it may be presumed to be a public graveyard by immemorial user i.e. where corpses of the members of the Mahomedans community have been buried … Continue reading Under Mahomedans Law, Wakf cannot be created by the user. It can only be created by dedication. To prove that a graveyard is public by dedication, there should be evidence to show that a large number are buried from time to time

introduction to waqf

Meaning :The meaning of the word waqf is ‘detention, stoppage, tying up or dedication ’. In the legal context, waqf means detention or tying up of a property, in the ownership of god the almighty, so that its produce or income may always be available for religious or charitable purposes. When a waqf is created, … Continue reading introduction to waqf