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October, 2011

  • 11 October

    A Father Performing Nafl Qurbaani on Behalf of His Minor Children

    Q: Can the father perform nafl qurbaani on behalf of his minor children? A: It is permissible for the father to perform nafl qurbaani on behalf of his minor children from his wealth. ( ويضحي عن ولده الصغير من ماله ) صححه في الهداية ( وقيل لا ) صححه في الكافي …

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  • 11 October

    Is qurbaani waajib on the father on behalf of his minor children?

    Q:  Is qurbaani waajib on the father on behalf of his minor children? A: Qurbaani is not waajib on the father on behalf of his minor children. وليس على الرجل أن يضحى عن أولاده الكبار وامرأته إلا بإذنه وفي الولد الصغير عن أبي حنيفة روايتان في ظاهر الرواية تستحب ولا …

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  • 11 October

    Making a verbal intention or reciting a du’aa at the time of Qurbaani

    Q: Is it necessary to make a verbal intention or to recite any du’aa at the time of qurbaani? A: It is not waajib to make a verbal intention or to recite any du’aa at the time of Qurbaani. However, it is waajib to recite the tasmiyah at the time …

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  • 11 October

    Being present for the Qurbaani of one’s animal

    Q: In the case where a person appoints someone to slaughter his Qurbaani animal on his behalf, will it be preferable for him to be present? A: It is better for one to be present at the time his Qurbaani animal is being slaughtered. However, in the case of women …

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  • 11 October

    Being present for the Qurbaani of one’s animal

    Q: Is it better for one to slaughter the Qurbaani animal himself or to appoint someone to slaughter it on his behalf? A: It is best for the one performing qurbaani to slaughter the Qurbaani animal if he is able to. If he is unable to do so, the he …

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