Donating the Reward of Khatm al-Qur’an

Ustadh Tabraze Azam is asked about donating the rewards for Qur’an recitation to the deceased. I pray this note finds you in the best of spirits, insha Allah My beloved mother passed away this year in March. May Allah grant her the highest station of Jannah, amin. As a tradition, all my siblings started a […]

Can I Donate the Reward of a Voluntary Fast to Another Person?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum In addition to making dua for a loved one when they have a specific need, can I fast for that person with the intention of having his/her need fulfilled? For instance – Can I make an intention like the following: “I intend to fast for my child […]

Can I Offer the Reward of a Sacrifice to Someone Else?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: As salam alaykum, Can a person sacrifice an animal either during Eid ul Adha or in general in the name of deceased person so that he/she can receive the reward for this? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that this message finds you well, insha’Allah. […]

Is Donating the Reward of a Recitation to Prophets Permissible?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: I have the habit after making a supplication to send salam to the Prophet (Peace be upon him) and afterwards ask Allah to accept my reciting of Fatiha and let the reward go to all the Prophets. Is it permissible? Answer: assalamu `alaykum Yes, it is permissible to donate […]