Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.
Q: Can I arrange the aaqiqah of my son with my brother’s wedding (marriage)? I want to know about the hadith and law related to aqeeqah ? A: Yes. Aqeeqah is mustahab. If one has the means to carry out the aqeeqah, then it is mustahab for one to carry out the aqeeqah on the seventh… read more »
Q: If muqallids are those who follow imaams without understanding any daleel from Quran and sunnah. 1. Why did the students of Imam Abu Hanifa (rahimahullah) differ from Imaam in many opinions? 2. Why does the fiqh of hanafi contain rulings contradictory to the verdict of Imam Abu Hanifa (rahimahullah) such as on aqeeqah, madinah… read more »
Q: Can the meat from aqeeqah be eaten by the parents and grandparents of the child? A: Yes. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Zakaria Makada Checked & Approved: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source
Q: Because of some reason, Aqeeqha wasn’t performed for my brother. He is 35 years old now. Can Aqeeqha be done now at this age by his father? Also, should we shave his hair at the time of slaughtering? If yes, may I know the order of slaughtering and shaving his hair? Should we shave… read more »
Assalumu alykum wa rahmatullahi Wa Barkatuh, Alhamdulillah, my nephew was born very weak at the end of 7th Month and weighed only 950 grams. He is placed in the incubator from the time of the birth and his growth is improving day by day Alhamdulillah. The Doctor has adviced to keep the baby in the… read more »
Asslam-u-Alyqum: Janab, i have been blessed with baby boy on 24 July 2017. My question is “Can i perform Khatna or Circumcision before Aqeeqah and shaving hair”. Since i’m away from home country, i would like to perform aqeeqh for my son in Dec 2017 in India I would like perfrom… read more »