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Aqeeqah for a revert Muslim

Answered by TheMufti.com

Q. I am a revert Muslim and I would like to do an Aqeeqah for myself. Can I do it? A. Aqeeqah is performed on behalf of a new born by their parents. Aqeeqah is preferable (Mustahab) and not compulsory. There is also no compulsion in the making up of a missed Aqeeqah. However, if… read more »

One Animal for Qurbaani and Aqeeqah

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Question: can one perform the aqiqah / quabani �with the same animal �,at �the same time ,. Answer: Assalaamu Alaikum, If you are taking shares in a large animal like a bull, then you can take one share for the qurbani and a separate one for the aqeeqah. This is permissible. However, if you are… read more »

Rulings on Aqiqah

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

QUESTION: Asalaam walakom I haven’t aqiqah for my family. Please can you advise me we are 7 members that I would like to aqiqah for inshallah, which includes my late dad , my mum, 3 kids, myself and my husband. What do I slaughter and how do i go about doing the aqiqah and can… read more »

Dua For Slaughtering An Animal For Aqeeqah

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Question: Salaams, could you please email me the dua for slaughtering the animal for a aqeeqa. jazak allah Answer: Wa Alaikum As Salaam, The Dua for aqeeqa is (if the baby is a boy): ‘Allahumma Hazihi Aqqeeqatu ____________ (call the child’s name). Damuha bi Damihi, Wa Lahmuha bi Lahmihi, Wa Adhmuha bi Adhmihi, Wa Jilduha… read more »