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Janazah for an amputated limb?

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Question and Answer:
Q. My friend is a sugar diabetic they going to amputate is leg-what is the ruling pertaining the leg –do we perform salaat tul jannaza

(Query published as received)

A. There is no Janazah Salaah prescribed for an amputaded part of the body. Janazah is only prescribed for deceased Muslims.

The body part should be respectfully buried.

And Allah Knows Best

Mufti Suhail Tarmahomed

Fatwa Department
Jamiatul Ulama (KZN)
Council of Muslim Theologians

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