Eid Salah and Jumuah Salah on the same day

Eid Ṣalāh and Jumuʿah Ṣalāh on the same day

Question

There is some confusion in relation to performing Jumuʿah Ṣalāh this Friday 1st September 2017 as it is also Eid al-Adha on the same day. There are some messages circulating that it is against the Sunnah to perform Jumuʿah Ṣalāh if Friday conincides with the day of Eid. Please can you clarify the issue and outline the views of all four schools of thought in this regard.

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Sadaqah al-Fitr for newborn baby

Ṣadaqah al-Fiṭr for newborn baby

Question

If a child is born on 29 Ramaḍān, is it necessary for Ṣadaqah al-Fiṭr to be given on the child’s behalf?

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Sadaqah al-Fitr Calculation for Blackburn

Ṣadaqah al-Fiṭr Calculation for Blackburn

Question

What is the Ṣadaqah al-Fiṭr price for the residents of Blackburn?

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What should you do with Qurbani meat and should you eat the liver first

What should a person do with his Qurbānī meat?

Is it Sunnah to eat the liver first from a Qurbānī animal?

Question

(1) What should a person do with his Qurbānī meat? Should he distribute it or eat it himself?  Please outline the position of all four schools of thought.

(2) Is it Sunnah to eat the liver first from a Qurbānī animal?

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Important Clarification Regarding Qurbani

Important Clarification Regarding Qurbānī

There is a message circulating on social media that suggests that the Qurbānī (sacrifice) of one sheep is sufficient on behalf of the whole family. This is indeed the view of Imam Mālik (d. 179/795), Imam Aḥmad (d. 241/855) and the Shāfiʿī school of thought. Continue reading

Qurbani Location Fatwa

Qurbānī Location Fatwa

Question

What is the Islamic ruling on a person who wishes to carry out his Qurbānī in India or Pakistan where Eid al-Aḍḥā will commence on Monday the 1 January? What if the Qurbānī is carried out after Monday, which will be after the 12 of Dhū al-Ḥijjah according to the UK Islamic calendar?

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