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What You Need to Know About the Fiqh of Burial, by Imam Tahir Anwar

How much do you know about the fiqh of burial? Do you know what is the first call to make when someone dies? What sort of preparation do you need to make? Is there a religious significance to washing the shroud in Zamzam water? What sort of instructions should you give to your relatives? Is […]

Is It Permitted to Bury Multiple People Within the Same Grave?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam’aleykum, Are we allowed to bury the deceased at 9 ft and the next one at 6 ft within the same grave? Is there a waiting period between the first burial and the second one? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in […]

Is It Permissible to Reuse Graves?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaikum, Is it permissible to reuse graves by placing another deceased at a later time? And is it possible to reuse the land for another purpose ? We are experiencing some issues in the UK and coming under some pressure on this subject. The ‘leasing’ of a grave […]