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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Kissing the face of the deceased or uncovering it

Kissing the face of the deceased or uncovering it

Question

Is it permissible to kiss the face of the deceased? What is the ruling on uncovering the face of the deceased for people to look at?

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Can woman in menses sit near the deceased and wash the deceased

Can woman in menses sit near the deceased and wash the deceased?

Question

(1) When a person is passing away, is it permissible for a woman in menses to sit in the same room and make dhikr (remembrance) of Allah?

(2) Is it permissible for a woman in menses to partake in the washing of the deceased?

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