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Refund Of Stolen Qurbaani Animals

Question:We purchased many sheep from a Muslim farmer for Qurbaani. We paid him in full. He was supposed to have delivered the sheep to us 1 or 2 days before Qurbaani. The delivery was sub contracted(Zaid)by the farmer to someone else. We were suppose to pay the...

Combining Funds To Purchase A Qurbaani Animal

Question:A group of poor people in a household want to put money together to make Qurbaani of 1 sheep. I advised that it is 1 share and only 1 person’s Qurbaani will be fulfilled. I mentioned thereafter that I will verifyPlease advise what they should do? Answer: The...

When Does Qurbani Become Waajib

Question:I just want to find out regarding qurbaani in the following instance.A person has about R4000.They also have a 1/6 shareholding in a property company. The property is valued around R3 million. The company does not have cash reserves and has debts of...

Deputing someone for Qurbaani.

Question Assalamualaikum Respected Mufti Sb if you could kindly answer the following: I have sent money to Chipata (for example) so that my Qurabaani can be done there. Does my niyyat suffice (whilst I’m in Lusaka) or does the person slaughtering my animal have to...

Qurbani in another country

Question Please confirm that if a person is doing Eid on Wed and his Qurbaani is done on Tue according to Eid of that country, then will  his Qurbaani will be valid. Please explain as this has become a big confusion.    Answer In the Name of Allah, the...

Distributing ones Qurbani meat amongst non-Muslims

Q. I have heard that we can not donate Qurbani (distribute) to non Muslims. Is it OK to share the food with them? As an example, the day we cooked Qurbani meat for lunch, we get some non Muslim visitors, can we serve that meat to them? A. A person slaughtering a...