Fatwaa ID: 277
As salaamu alaykum
Are we not allowed to recite Qur’an over deceased before the ghusl of the body?
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.
It is permissible to recite Qur’aan as eesaal thawaab for the deceased at any time. There is no restriction. This includes prior to giving the deceased his/her final bath.
And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
06/11/1444 AH – 01/04/2023 CE | AML1-6782
وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين
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