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Qurbani

Instructions for qurbani

Asalam-e-alikum, Sir i want your clarification about Qurbani in Islam ? I am asking this because i am working lady, still unmarried my parents are separated, mother is living with me and father is living with my brother, my father bear all my expenses on religious...

Udhiya

As’salamu alaykum wa rehmatullahi wa barkatuhu.. 1. Can we give udhiya in the name of a deceased person(grandparents) 2. And what is the sunnah way of performing udhiya..Is there any specific dua to be recited? OR do we just say bismillah 3.And do we have to spell out...

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...

Is Udhiyyah/Qurbani necessary for children?

Question: Is Udhiyyah/Qurbani necessary for children? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Udhiyyah/Qurbani is not compulsory on children no matter how wealthy they may be.  Likewise,...

Is it necessary to distribute the Qurbani meat?

Question: Is it necessary to distribute the Qurbani meat? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is preferable to distribute one’s Qurbani meat into three: a third for oneself, a third...

Is it Disliked to Slaughter Qurbani Animals at Night?

Question: I was told that the books of fiqh mention it is disliked to slaughter at night. Is there anything wrong with slaughtering Qurbani animals at night? In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh....