Category Archives: Udhiyah

Ud-hiyah (sacrificial animal offered by non-pilgrims) on behalf of the dead


Second question from Fatwa no. 1474 Q 2: is it permissible for a person to offer an Ud-hiyah (sacrificial animal offered by non-pilgrims) on behalf of a dead person? A: All Muslims have agreed upon its permissibility. So, it is … Continue reading

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The Conditions of a Sacrificial Offering


There are six conditions that a sacrificial offering (udhiyah) must meet: The First Condition: The sacrificial offering must be an animal from among cattle, which include camels and cows, or smaller livestock such as sheep and goats. This is based … Continue reading

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The Etiquettes of Slaughtering


There are certain etiquettes one must abide by when slaughtering an animal for a sacrificial offering. However, these etiquettes are not conditional for the validity of a sacrifice. So the sacrifice is still valid even in their absence. Among these … Continue reading

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