On which day should aqeeqah be done?

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by Muftionline.co.za

Q: A baby was born at 3 pm on Friday afternoon. When will the 7th day be for the aqeeqah to be done? The next Thursday or Friday?


A: The next Thursday.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)