• Prayers & Duties >> Death & Funeral

    Question ID: 31764Country: MU

    Title: Recitation of the Quran

    Question: Can the people present at the mayyat start reciting the Holy Quran before the deceased is given his ghusl?

    Answer ID: 31764

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 815/815/M=1432) It is makrooh to recite the holy Quran near the dead one before giving him ghusl. وكره قراءة القرآن عنده إلى تمام غسله الخ . (در مختار)

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India