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Is It Permissible to Trim My Beard Before Offering My Eid Sacrifice? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum Is it permissible to trim my beard before offering my Eid Sacrifice? Answer: Assalam ‘alaykum, I pray you’re well. It is a disliked to remove any external body parts, such as body hair, nails, teeth etc., during the 10 days of Dhul Hijjah and until the actual […]

The Believer’s Strange Rejoicing – and an Exclusive Eid Gift

Eid Message from Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Eid al-Adha, 1439 / 2018 “Say: In Allah’s grace and mercy let them rejoice. That is far better than whatever they amass.” [Qur’an, 10.58]  Allah, the Lord of Grace and Mercy, has made rejoicing (farah) a religious duty. Gratitude for God’s blessings doesn’t come easily to humans. Rather, we’re given […]

The True Eid: Ustadh Amjad Tarsin

“Be Joyful with Allah.” This is what Ustadh Amjad Tarsin heard while he was studying abroad. Here, he speaks about Eid in our religion, and encourages us to see the beauty encompassed in the tradition. Pray for Acceptance One of the best things we can do on Eid, is pray for the acceptance of the […]

Charity in Ramadan – Ustadh Abdul Muhaymin

In this video, Ustadh Abdul Muhaymin speaks about the merits of giving sadaqa (charity) and how we should go about giving it in this blessed time, even if we don’t have that much money. Sadaqa, or charity, is one of the pinnacle aspects of our actions this Ramadan. It can be in the form of […]

Zakat & Eid al Fitr–Ustadh Abdul Muhaymin

In this video, Ustadh Abdul Muhaymin  speaks about the blessings of the day of Eid, and what etiquettes we should practice on that day. Ustadh Abdul Muhaymin encourages us to take advantage of the blessed day of Eid al-Fitr, which is a day of celebration and thanksgiving after the completion of the month of Ramadan. […]

When Is It Valid for My Qurbani to Occur in Another Country?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Assalam aleykum We normally arrange for our Eid ul Adha sacrifice to be carried out in another country like South Africa and sometimes Eid falls on a day in that country a day before Australia. Will our sacrifice be still valid if the actual sacrifice occurs in that country […]

Can an Eid Sacrifice Be Done on Behalf of Someone Else? (Shafi’i)

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum Can an Eid Sacrifice be done on behalf of someone else? Can a child do this for his parents without telling them? Can I do it for a deceased person? Answer: Assalam ‘alaykum. Jazakum Allah khayr for your question. I hope you’re well insha’Allah. According to the […]

How to Pray the Eid Prayer – A Illustrated Explanation

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I’m Vegetarian: Is There An Alternative to Qurbani Slaughtering of An Animal?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Salam. Is there an alternative to Qurbani? I’m a vegetarian so don’t agree with giving the money to spend on meat or the slaughter of an animal (yes I know it’s a bit controversial but vegetarianism is allowed in Islam) but I would like to offer something instead. I don’t […]

Eid Mubarak! Your free Eid Gift

Thank you for your support. In gratitude of your support, please accept this free gift, an eBook by Shaykh Umar Husayn al-Khatib. Prophetic Guidance Muhammad, the messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) showed mankind how to live upon this earth. He clarified in the most minute detail how humans should worship their Lord, interact with each […]