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Non-baaligh child doing qurbaani

Fatwaa ID: 1193

Question:
Is it permissible for a child who is almost baligh to perform a qurbani on their own behalf as they possess wealth, even though it’s not wajib on them?

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

The eagerness of the child is commendable. If the child actually wishes to voluntarily offer the qurbaani with his own wealth, then that is permissible.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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