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janaza

IS IT PERMISSIBLE TO STAND FOR THE DECEASED BODY?

QUESTION: As Salaamu Alaikum, I would like some clarification on the issue of standing when the dead body is brought at the Jannaza and when it is being taken away for burial. I have been getting conflicting rulings. JazzakAllah Khairan. ANSWER: Wa Alaikum As Salaam,...

The Method of Janazah according to Sunnah

QUESTION: Assalaamu Alaykum. I’ve learnt that theres a specific way of carrying the janaaza i.e 10 steps on each side. I’ve even seen a fatwa in this regard on your site. However as I wish to implement this I require proof to corroborate that this is in fact a Sunnah...

Janaza for Suicide Bombing

Question  A person professing to be a Muslim who commits a terrorist attack against civilians and in the process kills himself (suicide bombing) is obviously a despicable person. In such a scenario: Will this person be given ghusl and will Janaza prayer be NECESSARY...