Inheritance Distribution By Mother In Her Lifetime With 6 Brothers And 1 Sister
What would be the right way of dividing/distributing inheritance amongst the family members according to Quran & Sunna in the following situation:
1 (a). A Family House is the total inheritance that needs to be divided/distributed amongst Mother and her 7 children (6 brothers & 1 sister.
1 (b). Father passed away many years ago, the aforesaid property is on Mother’s name currently. Mother is in her 80s and wish to divide this property in her life.
Kindly advise from mother’s perspective as to how she should divide this property justly among her off spring according to Quran & Sunnah. Moreover, what different possibilities/ways there exist that she can use to divide the aforesaid property? For example, can she give her individual share to her daughter? Similarly any other possible right she might exercise permissible according to Quran n Sunnah such giving away part of the inheritance amount to one particular child for his/her services as the daughter took all the care of her mother all her life and one of the son supported financially and in care giving.
Note that most of the siblings ard not in favor of the method of division described in the paragraph above.
Looking forward to your detail response with good advice as to how should this matter be handled and settled in. Kindly do provide references from Quran/sharia laws.
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