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Sacrificial meat and pets

What is the ruling regarding feeding your pet (cat) with sacrificial meat. What about stray dogs?
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Is it impermissible to give qurbani meat to non-Muslims?

Can we give meat of sacrifice on Eid to non-Muslims? I am asking because as far as I know certain charities such as Zakat, Sadqatul Fitr and Kaffarah etc. can only be given to Muslims ( for example ...
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Can a haji (pilgrim) cut hair and nails in first 10 days of zil hajj before entering ihram?

Assume he is performing hajj tamattu and intends to sacrifice animal during hajj.
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What is the basis for giving meat of qurbani as a gift to relatives and friends?

I've often heard that we should divide the meat of qurbani into three parts. one should be eaten yourself and family one should be given to the poor and one should be gifted to relatives and friends ...
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Did women sacrifice?

Did women in the lifetime of Mohammad (peace be upon him) and the Sahabah offer sacrifice on eid azha?
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Who was the first person to offer animal sacrifice?

Who was the first person to offer animal sacrifice? Was it Ibrahim AS or someone before him as well?
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Is one sacrifice sufficient for the entire family living under one roof?

I was recently sent the below video of Sheikh Assim Al Hakeem: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uqZnoGt6WYo I am unable to find any Hadith either validating or rejecting the notion in the video. I ...
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Can bulls be slaughtered by nahr (stabbing) for qurbani?

I see that people often have difficulty restraining bulls for sacrifice because they are so powerful and foul tempered. Is it permitted to slaughter them by nahr similar to how camels are slaughtered?
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Is it mandatory to mention person name for Qurbani?

Till today I know that it is mandatory to mention person name for Qurbani. Just got a pamphlet from a Masjid it says, According to the Quran and Sunnah it is not necessary to mention you name ...
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Does one sheep in qurbani suffice for one individual or a whole household?

I understand that there is one share in sheep and goats and seven shares in cattle and camels. Does one share of a sacrifice suffice for one individual or a whole household? For example consider a ...
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Is offering a sacrifice on Eid ul Adha required?

I just got into a discussion with someone about this. They told me: Eid ul Adha is soennah Moekkadah, which means it's not mandatory, but recommended. However, they also sendإِنَّا أَعْطَيْنَاكَ ...
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Hajj Sacrifice Sacrifice

Salam.Alaikum....during 10th zil hajj the haji must sacrifice before shaving/triming his hair or getting halal from ihram.... but all campaigns must wait for their turn for sacrifice because there is ...
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Is there a reason for sacrificing a ram of a certain color and color around the eyes?

Going through hadiths where Muhammad SAW sacrificed an animal, I noticed that there is a similar description or pattern about the type of animal he SAW used to sacrifice. My question is: is there a ...
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Obligations and recommendations of sacrificial slaughter?

What are the obligatory conditions for sacrificial slaughter of animals to be valid? Also what are the Sunnah recommendations to follow? I am asking about the details relevant to the actual act of ...
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If a modern-day Muslim had a dream to sacrifice their child, how should they react and why?

In parodying Christianity and the Bible, Tim Minchin sings: ...but if the voices in your head say to sacrifice your kid to satiate your loving God's fetish for dead baby blood, it's simple faith ...
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Is the son of sacrifice for sure Ishmael (as)?

I recall reading somewhere that some Muslim scholars in the past said it could be Issac - perhaps influenced from Bible? But even the Bible says that "Take thine only son, your only son who you love, ...
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Why do Muslims not share the meat of sacrifice with non-Muslims?

When I was discussing the topic of Eid and sacrifice meat with my non-Muslim friend, he asked me this question: Why do Muslims not share the meat of sacrifice with non-Muslims? I cannot give him ...
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animal sacrifice during eid al adha for vegans and vegeterians [duplicate]

salam alaykom brothers and sisters in islam as you may already know a lot of vegeterians and vegan cases that want to convert to islam but isnt sure that they can still be vegan or vegeterian , is it ...
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What is the origin of livestock sacrifice for Eid ul-Adha?

I was just reading about livestock sacrifice during Eid ul-Adha, prompted by seeing it on Muslim charity sites, such as Muslim Aid Australia. Affluent Muslims who can afford it sacrifice their best ...
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If someone forcefully sacrificed me… Would I go to hell?

Assalamou alaikoum I am a Muslimah (female Muslim) and Recently we have heard of people kidnapping children and sacrificing them to the evil for their selfish purpose ... and also we heard of the ...
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Is trimming of hair and nails between 1st and 10th of Zil Hajj a sin? And does it invalidate our scarifice?

I have heard from some of my friends that it is forbidden to trim hair or nails from 1st Zil Hajj to 10 Zil Hajj if one is offering a sacrifice. So I did some research and came to know that Muhammad (...
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Can multiple people jointly sacrifice one animal for Eid ul-Adha?

I have a questions regarding qurbani. In our countries (like India, Pakistan, Bangladesh) people attribute 7 people to a sacrifice of a buffalo or camel, and 1 person to a goat/sheep. Is there any ...
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Is my eid-ul-adha sacrifice valid if I get it done through a charity organization?

There are many charitable organisations which offer donators the opportunity to perform Eid sacrifice through or on behalf of them. Such charities are Human Appeal, now I understand that rules apply ...
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Why is the meat of Sacrifice Wasted?

What is the purpose of Sacrifice in Mina, whereas much of the sacrificial meat is not used properly and has to be buried?
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Is it ok to sacrifice a larger animal for aqeeqah?

Is it ok to sacrifice a larger animal (like a cow, ox, or buffalo) rather than a goat or a sheep for the purpose of aqeeqah? If yes, then is it ok to divide the shares as two for the boy and the ...
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Is it allowed to sacrifice one day after Eid-ul-Adha?

Is allowed to sacrifice on the second and third days after Eid-ul-Adha. And how many days does Eid-ul-Adha last - is it just 1 day or 3 days?
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Is it allowed to sacrifice Chicken or fish for Eid Al Adha

Since Chicken is a halal bird which is eligible for Zabiha, can it be used as a sacrifice for Eid Al Adha? And what about fish which does not require a Zabiha?
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What hadith mentions sacrifice on or during the three days of Nahr?

I'm looking for a hadith which the khatheeb mentioned today. He mentioned that the hadith permits us to sacrifice for Dhul-Hijjah on Eid, or any of the three days following 'Eid. (For example, if Eid ...