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What Is the Proper Conduct of a Muslim Woman During the Entire Funeral Process?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum, What should be the conduct of a woman in attending the entire funeral process? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and faith, insha’Allah. In general, it is disliked for women to attend and follow the […]

Where is the Soul During the Funeral Prayer and Burial?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Where is the soul in between a person’s demise and their burial? Are they present at their janaza? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and faith, insha’Allah. Yes, many narrations would seem to indicate that the soul is […]

Performing the Funeral Prayer for Someone Who Committed Suicide

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Are there any restriction performing janaza for a brother who has committed suicide? Answer: Walaikum assalam, The sounder opinion, which is chosen for fatwa in the Hanafi school is that the one who commits suicide is considered a sinful believer, and is washed, prayed over, and buried with the […]