Q&A Library for Qurbani

# Title Post date
1 Selling Qurbani animals over the phone Fri 20 May 2016

6. During the Qurbani season, many farmers sell Qurbani animals to customers over the phone that haven’t seen the animal. Is such a transaction valid in Shariah?
The purchaser should be fully aware of the item that is being purchased. By merely ordering the animal over the phone, one is unaware of the type/ description /size, etc. of the animal that is
being purchased and could even lead to a dispute at a later stage. Therefore if an animal is bought over the phone without the buyer seeing the animal and the transaction is concluded then such a

2 Validity of slaughtering a sheep that appears to be one year old for Qurbani Thu 13 Sep 2018

Question:

If a lamb is 5 months and 2 weeks old and it looks bigger or is equivalent to a one year old sheep, then can it be slaughtered for Qurbani?

What is the ruling for sheep regarding Qurbani?

Answer:

A sheep has to be one-year-old for its Qurbānī to be valid. However, if it is six months old but appears to be one-year-old when left among the one-year sheep, its Qurbānī will also be valid. If the sheep doesn’t meet these requirements (as in your enquired case), its Qurbānī will not be valid.

3 Selling the skin of a Qurbani animal Mon 04 Mar 2019

Question: 

a person, after doing his Waajib Qurbani donated the skin, or rather, gifts the skin of the Qurbani animal to the owner of the farm where Qurbani was carried out. once the owner takes possession of the skin which was gifted to him, he sells it to a particular person. the funds accrued from the sale of the skin is then donated as Lillah to a particular institute. 
Is the sale of the skin valid as the normal Mas'ala is that selling of Qurbani meat is not permitted? 
Is the Lillah donation to the institute in order? 
4 Time of Qurbani Wed 02 Oct 2019

Question: 

If for eg I'm living in kinross. Eid Salaah here is 8:30 am and I go 2
secunda (neighbouring town) 4 Eid Salaah. Eid Salaah there is 7:30

After
returning from secunda Eid salaah is not over in kinross 

Can I do
slaughter in kinross or do I have 2 wait 4 salaah to take place in kinross then
slaughter? 

5 Qurbani animal blind in one eye Wed 02 Oct 2019

Question: 

Is
it permissible to slaughter an animal that is blind in one eye but the sight is
perfect in the other?
6 selling Qurbani meat to recover one's funds Sun 06 Oct 2019

Question: 

Zaid phones Bakr and instructs him to slaughter an animal for him for Qurbani. Bakr sells Qurbani animals, so he requests Zaid to transfer funds into his account. Zaid sends a fake proof of payment. Bakr hasn't received any fundsand has the meat with him. Can he sell the meat? What options does he have? (Bakr has done the Qurbani for Zaid) 

Answer: 
7 Collectively making Nafl Qurbani for the deceased Sat 12 Sep 2020

Question: 

Can few people put money together and make qurbani for a deceased person or for NABI SALLALLAHUALAYHEWASALLAM? 


Answer: 

8 Which side the Qurbani animal should be placed on when slaughtering Sun 13 Sep 2020

Question: 

In some kitaabs it says the qurbani animal should be placed upon its left and other kitaabs say it should be placed upon right 

Which is accurate? 


Answer: 

9 Dual intention for Qurbani Sun 13 Sep 2020

Question: 

Can I make a dual intention for Qurbani: Fard and Sadaqah Qurbani combined in my name for Shifa? 


Answer: 

Yes, a person can make dual intentions for Qurbani when it is a big animal, such as a camel or cow etc. In other words, he could purchase one share in a cow for his Waajib Qurbani and purchase another share in the same cow for his Sadaqah Qurbani.

10 Unusually small Qurbani animal Mon 14 Sep 2020

Qurbani: 

If an animal qualifies to be slaughtered for Qurbani in terms of its age but is very small in size (such as dwarfs found in human beings), can such an animal be sacrificed for Qurbani? 


Answer: 

11 Multiple intentions in Nafl Qurbani Mon 14 Sep 2020

Question: 

12 Doing Qurbani in a country who has Eid before oneself Mon 14 Sep 2020

Question: 

If a person is doing Qurbani overseas (country A), and that particular country's Eid is a day before, will that person's Qurbani be valid as country A will slaughter the animal before the person performs Eid salaah? 


Answer: 

13 Nisaab of Qurbani for a person who has debts Mon 14 Sep 2020

Question: 

If a person has debts,even though the people he is owing has not stipulated a date for money to be given to them,,,is it waajib for him to make qurbaani or is it waajib to use money towards paying of debts? 


Answer: 

a person has less than the Nisaab after deducting the debt amount from his assets then Qurbani will not be Waajib upon him.