Tag Archives: Qurbani

July, 2020

  • 6 July

    An unreliable virtue of udhiyah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever sacrifices an animal [for udhiyah/qurbani] with a happy heart, anticipating reward for his sacrifice, it will serve as a veil/barrier against the fire.”

June, 2020

  • 30 June

    Authenticity of the Hadith regarding witnessing the udhiyah/qurbani animal being slaughtered

    Question What is the status of this Hadith? عن أبي سعيد الخدري رضي الله عنه قال: قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم لفاطمة: قومي إلى أضحيتك فاشهديها فإن لك بأول قطرة تقطر من دمها يغفر لك ما سلف من ذنوبك قالت: يا رسول الله، هذا لنا أهل البيت خاصة أو لنا وللمسلمين عامة؟ قال: بل لنا وللمسلمين عامة

August, 2019

September, 2016

  • 7 September

    To eat the liver from one’s animal of sacrifice (Qurbani/Udhiyah)

    Question What is the status of the following narration and does it prove that it’s a Sunnah to eat liver of the Qurbani animal first?  كَانَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم إِذَا كَانَ يَوْمُ الْفِطْرِ لَمْ يَخْرُجْ حَتَّى يَأْكُلَ شَيْئًا، وَإِذَا كَانَ الأَضْحَى لَمْ يَأْكُلْ شَيْئًا حَتَّى يَرْجِعَ، وَكَانَ إِذَا رَجَعَ أَكَلَ مِنْ كَبِدِ أُضْحِيَّتِهِ  

August, 2016

  • 16 August

    Du’a after slaughtering (Udhiyah/Qurbani)

    Question What is the reference for the following du’a to be recited after slaughtering: اَللّهُمَّ تَقَبَّلْهُ مِنِّي كَمَاْ تَقَبَّلْتَ مِنْ حَبِيْبِكَ مُحَمَّدٍ وَّخَلِيْلِكَ اِبْرَاهِيْمَ عَلَيهِمَا الصَّلوةُ وَالسَّلامُ Allahuma taqabalhu mini kama taqabalta min habibika Muhammadin wa khalilika Ibrahima ‘alayhimas salatu wa sallam

October, 2015

September, 2015

  • 18 September

    Must a woman slaughter?

    Question Is there any Hadith which specifically encourages women to slaughter themselves

July, 2015

  • 31 July

    Is Qurbani (slaughtering) allowed for three or four days?

    Question What is the status of the following narration in Bayhaqi? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Sacrifice/slaughtering is three days after Yawmun Nahr (10th of Dhul Hijjah/The day of ‘Eidul Adha)”

September, 2014

  • 16 September

    The virtue of Qurbani/Udhiyah

    Question What is the authenticity of the following Hadiths: 1) There is nothing dearer to Allah during the days of Qurbani than the sacrificing of animals. The sacrificed animal shall come on the Day of Qiyamah with its horns, hair, and hooves (to be weighed on a persons good deeds). The sacrifice is accepted by Allah before the blood reaches the ground. Therefore …