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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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Is trimming of hair and nails between 1st and 10th of Zil Hajj a sin? And does it invalidate our scarifice?

All praise to Allah Subhanahu wa Ta'la and blessings of him be on Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him His family and companions. أَنَّ النَّبِيَّ صلى الله عليه وسلم قَالَ ‏ "‏ إِذَا رَأَيْتُمْ ...
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Can multiple people jointly sacrifice one animal for Eid ul-Adha?

That's a well-known rule for sacrifice: a buffalo or a camel can be shared by seven people. Sahih Muslim | The Book of Pilgrimage Chapter: It is permissible to share in the sacrifice, and a ...
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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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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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If someone forcefully sacrificed me... Would I go to hell?

Whether you are going to Heaven or hell depends on what you have done with your life, all the good deeds you have done. If willingly give your soul to the evil, which is more like a suicide, you will ...
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If someone forcefully sacrificed me... Would I go to hell?

Oh, what it is claimed would definitely be wrong as: we have heard of people kidnapping children and sacrificing them to the evil for their selfish purpose...and also we heard of the illuminati ...
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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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Is my eid-ul-adha sacrifice valid if I get it done through a charity organization?

As far as I know, there mustn't be any problem if you do it by a valuable and Islamic organizations. So, as a rule (of Allah) your act will be accepted if you do it with a good intention and also if ...
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Why is the meat of Sacrifice Wasted?

Sacrifice in Mina (منا) is a symbol of what prophet Ibrahim (pbuh) had done and reminds us the story of sacrificing Ismael (the son of prophet Ibrahim) and also can be a symbol of sacrificing Nafs-al-...

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