Did Abu Talib pass away in the state of belief

Did Abū Ṭālib pass away in the state of belief?

Question

Is there any evidence that Abu Ṭālib passed away in the state of belief?

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Dua after fourth takbir in Janazah Salah

Duʿāʾ after fourth takbīr in Janāzah Ṣalāh

Question

Is it true that it is mustaḥab to read a duʿāʾ after the fourth takbīr in Janāzah Ṣalāh? Please outline the views of all four schools of thought.

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Makkah Graveyard Queries

Makkah Graveyard Queries

Question

How do you pronounce the name of the graveyard in Makkah, is it Muʿallā, Maʿallah, or Maʿlāt? Is there a reason behind this name? What is the significance of this graveyard?

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Is it necessary for the Imam of the locality to lead Janazah Salah

Is it necessary for the Imām of the locality to lead Janāzah Ṣalāh?

Question

(1) Is it necessary for the Imām of the locality to participate and lead Janāzah Ṣalāh?

(2) Can the Imām of the locality insist on leading Janāzah Ṣalāh?

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Should the Imam of the local Masjid lead Janazah Salah or the Wali?

Should the Imām of the local Masjid lead Janāzāh Ṣalāh or the Walī?

Question

Is it better for the Imām of the local Masjid to lead Janāzah Ṣalāh or the walī such as the son or father?

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