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    Question ID: 151361Country: india

    Title: Reading quran front of mayyat

    Question: Can we read Quran nearby mayyat? I am from Kerala so, if the reply is in Malayalam it will be better.

    Answer ID: 151361

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 1208/1170/L=9/1438)


    It is makrooh to recite the Holy Quran loudly near the dead body before its ghusl. If the dead body had been given ghusl then it is not makrooh.

    قال فى الدر المختار : وكره قراءة القرآن عنده إلى تمام غسله .

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India