This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered 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.

Woman visiting the grave of her parents

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Q: Can a woman go to the graveyard to visit the grave of her parents? Not often, just once in a while and that too in complete purdah? A: It is incorrect. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Original Source Link

Visiting the graves of pious people

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Q: I just wanted to know if visiting Hazrats (Buzrugs) graves acceptable in Islam? A: We are encouraged in the Hadith to visit the graveyard as it is a means of us remembering death and the life of the Hereafter. Hence, if there are no sins or bidaat (wrong innovated practices) taking place, then it… read more »

Eating meat

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Q: Some sisters were having a conversation on the eating of meat. One sister commented that there is a hadeeth where the Prophet Muhammed sallallahu alahi wa salaam says: “Do not let your stomach become a graveyard for animals.” I have never heard of this hadeeth nor seen it anywhere. I once saw that Ali… read more »

Writing durood on tombstones

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Q: Can we write Durood on a marble slab and keep this slab at the grave so that people who come to the graveyard will read it? Is this permissible in Islam? A: If you are referring to having a tombstone and having durood written upon it, then you should refrain from this. The Hadith has… read more »