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Cutting Hair/Nails affect Qurbani?


Question: Last year I cut my hair on the 5th day of Dhul Hijja and then I came to know that we should not cut our hair if we intend to do Qurbānī. So was my qurbānī accepted or not? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the …

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Eid Message & Day of Eidul Adha


Eid Message   Nasihah (Advice): Virtue of the Nights of Eid   Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam has stated: “Whoever stands up (in worship) on the nights preceding the two Eids expecting reward from his Sustainer, his heart will not die when other hearts will die. (i.e. He will be …

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QnA snapshots: The rules of Aqeeqah


The rules regarding Aqeeqa according to the four schools of Fiqh What is the meaning of Aqeeqa A distinction needs to be drawn between the literal meaning and the technical meaning of the term used by the jurists and the scholars of Islam. In the literal meaning of Aqeeqa according to the …

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Eid al- Adha Guide


Announcement: Kindly note that the Jamiatul Ulama KZN offices will be closed for Eidul Adh-ha on the 16th & 17th October, 2013 and will reopen on Friday, 18th October 2013 Insha Allah. The Jamiatul Ulama KZN takes the opportunity of wishing the Muslim Ummah a most joyous Eidul Adha. May …

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The days of Haj are with us. Those who undertake this momentous journey will be constantly reminded of Sayyidina Ebrahim (alaihis salaam), his wife Hazrath Hajra (alaihas salaam) and his son Hazrath Ismail (alaihis salaam). The Ka’ba Shareef that the Haji will perform tawaaf of was built by this illustrious …

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  Al-Haadi.org Soon there will be much bloodshed all around the globe. Rivers of blood will flow as millions of animals are sacrificed on the occasion of Eidul Adha, in commemoration of the great sacrifice of Sayyiduna Ebrahim (alaihis salaam). Upon receiving the command to slaughter his beloved son, he …

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Miscellaneous Laws of Qurbani

  The Qurbani Animal   It is permissible to slaughter a goat, sheep, cow, bull, buffalo or camel, male or female for Qurbani.   The minimum age of: (a) A goat, sheep, or ram is one full year, (b) A cow, bull or buffalo is two years old, and (c) …

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