November 13, 2022 4 mins

What Is the Prescribed Method of Animal Sacrifice?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question  What is the prescribed method of animal sacrifice? What is the maximum number of cuts, and what happens if the animal moves after the first cut and the knife is raised before the second cut? The sources available in France stipulate that such a sacrifice is invalid according to […]
October 11, 2022 2 mins

Is It Obligatory to Perform Udhiya If One Hasn’t Maintained Nisab for over a L...

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question Is it obligatory for a person to perform udhiya if one hasn’t maintained nisab for over a lunar year? My question is regarding the obligation of making qurbani (udhiya) on Eid ul-Adha according to the Hanafi fiqh. If a person possesses nisab on the day of Eid but hasn’t […]
September 25, 2022 2 mins

Must I Make Up Missed Qurbani, If I Did Not Know It Was Obligatory?

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question When I first began practicing Islam, I followed the ruling that offering Qurbani is a Sunna, not a Wajib. However, after a few years, I began to follow the Hanafi madhab, but I had no idea that Qurbani was considered necessary. So I’ve missed roughly ten years of Qurbani […]
June 22, 2022 2 mins

Is It Obligatory upon Me to Perform the Sacrifice of Eid al-Adha?

Answered by Ustadh Sufyan Qufi Question I am a single Muslim male of 23 years living with my parents. I started earning six months ago. Is qurbani fardh on me? I started earning six months ago and don’t reach the nisab value from my own earned money yet. Answer As long as your wealth does […]