Juz Yawm al-Ru’us (The day of the heads)

The following is a short Arabic collection regarding Yawm al-Ru’ūs (the day of the heads), which is another name for one of the days of Hajj. The collection outlines the meaning of this as well as the names of the other days of Hajj.

جزء يوم الرؤوس ، تأليف يوسف شبير أحمد البريطاني

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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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