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The etiquette the Messenger (صلى الله عليه وسلم) followed when visiting graves
The etiquette the Messenger (صلى الله عليه وسلم) followed when visiting graves.




The etiquette of visiting graves

If I want to visit my father’s grave, what should I do? What is the etiquette of visiting graveyards? Are there any things I should pay attention to?





Praying in or building a Masjid over a grave

It is impermissible to build Masjids over graves, or offer Salaah in a Masjid that was built over a grave or graves.





Is excuser of grave worshipper counted as Murjee without exception?

Is the one who says that a grave worshipper is excused for ignorance, counted as a Murjee without exception?





Visiting the graves of Aawliyaa' and asking them to fulfil one's needs

What is the ruling on visiting the graves of Aawliyaa' (pious people)? When people experience drought or illness or anything similar, they offer a sheep or a chicken with the intention that Allaah may send rain or cure their sick!





Slaughtering animals for a so-called Walee and building a shrine over his grave

What is the ruling on slaughtering an animal for a dead person who is claimed to be a Walee (pious person) and shrines are built over his grave?





Slaughtering animals at the graves of Aawliyaa'

"Allaah has cursed the one who slaughters (sacrifices) to other than Allaah."





Prostrating and slaughtering animals at graves

What is the ruling on making Sujood (Prostration) and slaughtering animals on graves?





Those who call upon the dead in graves; do we eat their slaughterings

Those who call upon the dead in the graves and ask them; do we eat their slaughterings (meat) and marry from them?





Visiting the graves of pious people

What is the ruling of Sharee’ah (Islamic law) on visiting the graves of pious people?





Taking graves as places of worship

The Prophet said on his deathbed: “Let the curse of Allaah be upon the Jews and Christians; they have taken the graves of their prophets as places of worship.”





Praying in a Masjid containing a grave and honouring the dead and invoking them

Is it permissible to perform Salaah (Prayer) in a Masjid (mosque) that contains a grave?





Building Masjids over the graves of the Aawliyaa'

Is it permissible to build Masjids (mosques) on the graves of Aawliyaa’ (pious people)? Second, is it permissible to offer Salaah (Prayer) in such Masjids, although there are other Masjids in the same town that contain no graves?





Swearing by graves and Shaykhs

It is Haram (prohibited) to swear by a shrine or a Shaykh. It is also unlawful for a judge to ask someone to swear by them.





People who visit the domes built over graves

What is the ruling on people who visit the domes built over graves, bringing with them some chickens or sheep to slaughter near the shrine of a dead person, saying: “This deceased person is a saint.”? Is this Haram (unlawful) or Halal (lawful)?





Making Tawaaf around a grave

It is not permissible to make Tawaaf around the grave of a prophet or any other person.





Exaggeration regarding graves and building Masjids over them

The issue of being excused due to ignorance in regard to offering `Ibaadah (worship) to graves or Taaghoot (false gods), can people who do so be excused due to their ignorance of them?



 
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