• Prayers & Duties >> Qurbani (Slaughtering)

    Question ID: 1205Country: United States of America

    Title: Since Camels are allowed to be slautered for Qurbanis, are Lamas and Alpacas also allowed?? These animals are from the family (breed) of Camels. Some brothers in the comunity have Lama farms and would be more than happy to have these available for Qurbanis instead of cows or lambs.

    Question: Assalamu'alaikum, Since Camels are allowed to be slautered for Qurbanis, are Lamas and Alpacas also allowed?? These animals are from the family (breed) of Camels. Some brothers in the comunity have Lama farms and would be more than happy to have these available for Qurbanis instead of cows or lambs. JazakaAllah Khair

    Answer ID: 1205

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 343=340/D)

     

    You told that these animals are from the family of camels, but you did not explain it. Either, you explain the same or consult local Ulama.

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India