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Zakaat on Sheep and Goats

Question Salms what is the Zakaat on sheep and goats? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Zakaat becomes Wajib on animals in different ways: Feedlot animals kept for weight gain and sale:...

Is this extra money interest?

Question A relative in the uk asks me to to perform a sadka of slaughtering a goat on her behalf,I perform it and it’s costs me K200. The relative pays me a standard amount of £20 or $25. It’s always been such that the exchange rate value of the foreign currency paid...

Slaughtering an animal for the ill

Question Kisi bimar ke liye bakre ka sadakah karna kesa he Is liye ke kuch log kehte he ke jaan ke badle me jaan ka sadakah nahi de sakte   Translation: What is the ruling of slaughtering a goat for one who is ill. Because some people say that one cannot...

The ruling of Udhiyyah/Qurbani (Hanbali Fiqh)

Q: What is the Uḍḥiyyah and what is its ruling?A: Uḍḥiyyah is either a camel, cow, sheep, or goat which is slaughtered during the days of sacrifice i.e. the day of Eid and the following two days due to the Eid as an act of devotion (qurbah) to Allāh.According to...

The Best Animal for Qurbani (Hanbali Fiqh)

Q: What kind of animal is best to slaughter for Udhiyah?A: Slaughtering other types of animals, besides camels, cows, sheep, or goat, is not sufficient. The best is a camel then a cow, so long as there is only one person responsible for the sacrifice and it is not...

Method of Slaughter for Qurbani (Hanbali Fiqh)

Q: Is there a preferred method of slaughter for each animal?A: It is recommended to slaughter the camel while it is standing with its left leg bound, puncturing the fossa between its neck and sternum. This method is called naḥr. It is recommended to slaughter the cow,...

Ages of Sacrificial Animals (Hanbali Fiqh)

Q: How old does the animal have to be to qualify for a ritual slaughter?A: A lamb must be at least six months old and a goat must be at least a year old. A cow must be at least two years old and a camel must be at least five years old.Source: Sharh al-MuntahaOriginal...