Azaan and Iqaamah for newborn baby

Q: When a baby is born what is the procedure for Azaan and Iqaamt in the ear?


A: After the baby is born, the baby should be cleaned and thereafter Azaan should be called in the right ear and thereafter Iqaamah in the left ear.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)