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Did women sacrifice?

There are narrations about various women offering udhiyya or it being slaughtered on their behalf. Some of these include: The wives of the Prophet ﷺ: فلما كنا بمنى أتيت بلحم بقر فقلت ما هذا قالوا ضحى ...
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Why do Muslims not share the meat of sacrifice with non-Muslims?

Why don't you share some meat with him? Who told you that Muslims can't share the meat of sacrifice to their non-Muslim friends? I have never heard of such ruling. The meat that is given to the poor (...
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If a modern-day Muslim had a dream to sacrifice their child, how should they react and why?

The case is similar to a Muslim who has a dream where he is told to do worship an idol. The dreamer has no surety that the dream is a command from God, and indeed it goes against what is certainly the ...
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Is the son of sacrifice for sure Ishmael (as)?

Indeed, there is no clear evidence from a verse in the Qur’an or an authentic hadith who the sacrifice was, neither is there a consensus. Qur’anic Evidence In Surah As-Saffat, Allah gives tidings of ...
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Is offering a sacrifice on Eid ul Adha required?

Is it wajib or sunnah mu'akkadah?? This is a discussed matter: Tha majority of scholars say it is sunnah mu'akkadah, this means a highly recommended sunnah. Some scholars however, among them al-Awza'...
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Hajj Sacrifice Sacrifice

Taking off Ihram is not related with slaughtering or sacrifice. Once you've performed the throwing of stones of Jamrat al-'Aqabah and shortened (for men and women) or shaved (for men on only) your ...
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What is the origin of livestock sacrifice for Eid ul-Adha?

All Praise to Allah Subhanahu wa Taala and blessings of him be on Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him his family and companions Just providing some references to simplify. Narrated Jabir ibn ...
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Is it ok to sacrifice a larger animal for aqeeqah?

SHORT ANSWER Yes it is permissible to sacrifice a larger animal for 'aqiqah, but sharing it is rather not. For details read the following: Ahadith on 'Aqiqah Here some evidences for performing '...
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Who was the first person to offer animal sacrifice?

In surat al-Maida we may read: And recite to them the story of Adam's two sons, in truth, when they both offered a sacrifice [to Allah ], and it was accepted from one of them but was not accepted ...
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Is one sacrifice sufficient for the entire family living under one roof?

To supplement Medi1Saif's answer, evidence that is cited by the Hanafis to support their point of view includes: قل إن صلاتي ونسكي ومحياي ومماتي لله رب العالمين لا شريك له وبذلك أمرت وأنا أول ...
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Is one sacrifice sufficient for the entire family living under one roof?

First note that the majority of scholars consider offering a sacrifice for 'Id al-Adha a sunnah. Only the Hanafis -as a fiqh school- consider it as wajib for each person who is able to offer a ...
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What is the basis for giving meat of qurbani as a gift to relatives and friends?

As for the three parts some scholars -especially from the shafi'i school of fiqh- base it on the verse itself: ... then eat from them and feed the needy and the beggar (22:36) interpreting it as ...
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Does one sheep in qurbani suffice for one individual or a whole household?

Below is my personal translation of a relevant section from Zuhayli's book الفقه الإسلامي وأدلته. Note that the translation is paraphrased, and may contain mistakes and omissions. اتفق الفقهاء على ...
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Is it impermissible to give qurbani meat to non-Muslims?

First I must correct you Zakat can also be given to non-Muslims and they are even among the fourth people in the ranking of the verse on Zakat (note as this is not part of the question I will stop ...
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Observing no sacrifice on Eid-Ul-Adha and still be a good muslim

Short answer: you can safely omit performing the sacrifice at 'id al-Adha, and be a good Muslim, but you'll miss a lot of rewards. The majority of scholars actually say that sacrifice on 'Id al-Adha ...
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Sacrifice Related to injured animal

According to fatwa islamweb #7297: The majority of scholars say if you bought cattle with the intention of sacrifice and it was sane from any visible deficiency (that would be considered as a cause to ...
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Is It OK to donate the meat of two sacrificial goats fully and to keep one?

hanafi According to the Hanafis it is permitted to eat all of the meat by oneself and it is also permitted to give it all away as a donations and gifts. It is recommended (not obligatory) to keep 1/3 ...
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Can jinns communicate through dreams?

Narrated Abu Salama: I used to see a dream which would make me sick till I heard Abu Qatada saying, "I too, used to see a dream which would make me sick till I heard the Prophet (ﷺ) saying, "...
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Sacrificial meat and pets

The basic of a sacrifice is that the offered sacrifice animal is halal and has been sacrificed (slaughtered) in a halal manner. It is certainly better if you feed it to people (for details see for ...
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True purpose of celebrating Eid-Al-Adha

Muslims celebrate Eid-ul-Adha by first offering Eid prayer and then sacrificing an Udhiyah (animal of the an’aam class) because To glorify Allah and show piety. It is Sunnah mu’akkadah (a confirmed ...
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Does Allah command us to view the sacrifice of animal on Eid-Ul-Adha?

It is not essential to perform the sacrifice with your own hand, nor to be present at the time of the sacrifice. However it is recommended to do it yourself, or at least to be present near it and ...
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Starting of Eid-Ul-Adha

The sacrifice order for 'Id al-Adha in Islam What is answerable from a Muslim perspective is when was the sacrifice on 'Id al-Adha ordered and this was according to some resources around the 2nd year ...
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Mentioning of celebration of Eid-Al-Adha in Quran

There is mention of the sacrifice on Hajj and Eid al-Adha is essentially a cognate of the same. Refer to verses like 2:196, 5:2, 22:28, 22:34 ,22:36 and there are also more general verses on ...
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Can a haji (pilgrim) cut hair and nails in first 10 days of zil hajj before entering ihram?

For this exact situation there's a clear ruling based on the hadith of Umm Salamah: When any one of you intending to sacrifice the animal enters in the month (of Dhu'l-Hijja) he should not get his ...
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Is it mandatory to mention person name for Qurbani?

This hadith shows that it is part of the sunnah to mention those the sacrifice has been made on behalf: "I attended the Eid Al-Adha' with the Prophet (ﷺ) at the Musalla. When he finished his ...
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Is it mandatory to mention person name for Qurbani?

And the camels and cattle We have appointed for you as among the symbols of Allah ; for you therein is good. So mention the name of Allah upon them when lined up [for sacrifice]; and when they are [...
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animal sacrifice during eid al adha for vegans and vegeterians

As a vegetarian Muslim, I found a workaround by donating to a mosque that will slaughter the same animal whether or not I donate. This provides sufficient diffusion of responsibility for me to feel ...
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