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Tadh-hiyah (Qurbaani)

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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The Significance of Hajj

 Abu Hudhaifa Muhammed Karolia In the concluding aayah of The Bride of the Qur’aan, Surah Rahmaan, Allah Ta’aalah describes Himself as Master of Grandeur and Honour. In this light it is observed that the more than ninety-nine names of Allah Ta’aalah belong to two major groups; those which expound Allah’s …

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One Qurbani for multiple persons

Nasihah (Advice): Qurbani with a happy heart   Sayyidatuna Aaishah (Radhiyallahu Anha) has reported that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam has said, “There is nothing dearer to Allah during the days of Qurbani than the sacrificing of animals. The sacrificed animal shall come on the Day of Qiyamah with its …

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The Virtues and Laws of Qurbani/Udhiyya

  “It is neither their flesh nor their blood that reaches Allah, but it is your Taqwa that reaches Him…” (Surah Hajj)   Udhiya (Qurbani) What is Udhiya? eislam.co.za ‘Udhiya’ is an Arabic word meaning “blood sacrifice”, and ‘Qurbani’ is an Urdu and Persian word derived from the Arabic word …

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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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Frequently Asked Questions Pertaining To Qurbani

    On whom is Qurbani Wajib? Qurbani is Wajib (obligatory) on every Muslim who is:   1) Mature (has  reached the age of puberty), 2) Muqeem (i.e. he is not a Shari traveller) 3) Possesses the Nisaab amount. It is not necessary that this amount be in one’s possession …

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Miscellaneous Laws pertaining to Qurbani

      Great Virtue in performing Qurbani Sayyidatuna Aaisha Radhiyallahu Anha narrates that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam said, “There is nothing dearer to Allah Ta’ala during the days of Qurbani than the sacrificing of animals. The sacrificed animal shall come on the Day of Qiyamah with its horns, …

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