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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. […]

What Is the Proof in the Qur’an for the Sacrifice (Udhiya) on the Days of Eid al-Adha?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Some people say that sacrificing animals on Eid is just a tradition and that there is nothing about it in the Qur’an. Can you give me a proof frm the Qur’an that the sacrifice of Eid is ordered by Allah? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray […]

Will Giving Money to the Mosque Discharge the Obligation to Slaughter an Animal?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Can someone donate his/her Qurbani money to help build a new mosque? Answer: wa `alaykum assalam No, one cannot give the money used towards a qurbani (slaughtering) to the mosque. This will not discharge an individuals obligation to actually slaughter an animal. This obligation has been established in the […]

The Meaning of Qurbani (Eid Sacrifice)

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: I am a convert and I recently found out that udhiya/qurbani is obligatory.This year I have the nisab minimum and so as I understand it would be wajib for me to do it (unless I am able to take a ruling from another madhab where it is sunna. is […]

Who has to Sacrifice (Udhiya)?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: My family includes 4 members-2 adults and 2 kids. Do I have to give Qurbani for the kids or just the adults, or all four? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and faith, insha’Allah. The sacrifice (udhiya/qurbani) […]

Is There a Difference of Opinion on Whether Slaughtering (Qurbani/Udhiya) is Necessary, and How Does One Deal With Years of Makeups?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: Assalaam-u-alaykum, My understanding is that with regards to qurbani on Eid Al-Adha, in the Hanafi school, it is wajib upon everyone who: 1) is baaligh, 2) is sane, and 3) possesses wealth greater than or equal to nisaab However, I rarely came across a household where more than […]

What Do I Do if I Missed Slaughtering (Qurbani/Udhiya)?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: I am following the hanafi madhab. What do I do now that I miss slaughtering. ( i missed it because I asked someone else to do it for me and they forgot). Answer: Assalamu alaikum warahmatullah, I pray this finds you in the best of health and states. […]

The Hajj Collection – Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad – Cambridge Khutbahs Etc

The Hajj Collection – Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad – Cambridge Khutbahs Etc As we received so much positive feedback for our Ramadan Reader, please find below an assortment of resources that centre on the days of the Hajj and the festival of Eid-ul-Adha. Talks and Lectures Hajj: The Inward Spiral – A sermon exploring the […]