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Two persons slaughtering each other’s Qurbani animal in error

  Nasihah (Advice): The starting time of Qurbani   Sayyiduna Anas Bin Maalik Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Nabi Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: “Whoever slaughtered an (Qurbani) animal before the Salaah (of Eid), he has slaughtered it for himself; and whoever slaughtered it after the Salaah (of Eid); he has completed …

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Optional Qurbani for multiple Marhooms

Nasihah (Advice): Virtue of Qurbani   Sayyidatuna Aaishah (Radhiyallahu Anha) has reported that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam has said, “There is no action a person can perform on the day of Qurbani that Allah loves more, than the sacrificing of animals.”(Tirmizi)   _________________________________________ Question  Q. Can 1 sheep or goat be …

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One shareholder intending the meat of Qurbani animal

  Q: Will the Qurbaani of all the shareholders be valid if one shareholder does not intend Qurbaani and only intends the meat? A: Qurbaani of all the shareholders will be invalid if any of the shareholders intend only the meat. (و إن كان شريك الستة نصرانيا أو مريدا اللحم …

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Making up for a missed Qurbani

Nasihah (Advice): Loving Allah “Truly in the heart there is a void that cannot be removed except with the company of Allah. And in it there is a sadness that cannot be removed except with the happiness of knowing Allah and being true to Him. And in it there is an …

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Is Udhiyyah Sunnah or Fard?

Question: Is Udhiyyah Sunnah or Fard? What if someone didn’t do Qurbani for few years? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is wajib upon an adult, sane Muslim who owns excess money equivalent to the Nisab of zakah on the …

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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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Qurbani overseas when Eid dates differ

Nasihah (Advice): Sayyiduna Ibn Umar (Radiyallahu Anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “A Muslim is a brother to the next Muslim, he does not cause him any harm nor does he hand him over to the enemy. He who assists his Muslim brother in the time of need, Allah will …

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Caution when slaughtering Qurbani sheep under a year old

Nasihah (Advice): Virtue of Qurbani   Sayyiduna Ali (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) once said to Sayyidatuna Faathimah (Radiyallahu Anha): “When a person slaughters a Qurbani animal, he is forgiven at the fall of the first drop of blood, and verily, the animal shall be brought forward on the …

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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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Aqeeqah for New Muslims?

Nasihah (Advice): Satisfaction The Prophet Sallallaahu Alayhi Wa Sallam said: “Be satisfied with what Allah has apportioned for you and you will be the richest of people.” (Narrated by Ahmad and Al-Tirmidhi) __________________________________________ Question and Answer: Q. Please advice if aqeeqah is to be done for a new muslim revert. …

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