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General Supervisor: Shaykh Muhammad Saalih al-Munajjid
Thu 8 DhH 1435 - 2 October 2014
Funerals and rulings on graves
Giving the reward for righteous deeds to the deceased
216095 - What is the ruling on working as a gardener in a Christian graveyard?
197749 - Stages of trials for the deceased in his grave and du‘aa’ for him at that time
164215 - According to Islamic custom, the night belongs to the day that follows it
180876 - Does a person feel that his time is approaching before he dies?
215016 - What is the ruling on people gathering to receive condolences?
203334 - Ruling on burying the dead in a large underground chamber in which they are placed next to one another
205629 - Darkening or changes in the face because of death or because of terminal illness are not indicative of a bad end
157925 - Can the husband wash his wife if she died before consummation of the marriage?
155045 - Ruling on one of the spouses washing the other after death
154381 - She died during the ‘iddah following divorce; can her husband wash her?
159381 - His imam said three takbeers in the funeral prayer, and forgot the fourth; should he follow him?
154650 - The Sunnah of raising the hands when saying takbeer in the janaazah (funeral) prayer
153366 - Who is most entitled to lead the funeral prayer over the deceased?
184629 - Is having a nosebleed as death approaches a sign of a good end?
157920 - Is it prescribed to offer condolences to a Muslim for loss of his wealth?
171744 - Ruling on covering the bier of the deceased
162515 - Is it prescribed to call people for the funeral prayer?
161736 - Ruling on raising the hands when offering supplication (du‘aa’) after burying the deceased
155975 - It is mustahabb to remove the deceased’s clothes when washing him
174715 - Ruling on congregational du‘aa’ for the deceased and paying the imam for reciting the du‘aa’
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