Fatwaa ID: 664
Can we do nafl tawaaf each separately , on behalf of both the dead and the living ?
Is there any nafl or sunnah salaf before or / and after nafl tawaaf ?
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.
- It is not clear what you mean by “each separately”. One tawaaf refers to circumambulating the Ka’bah seven times. Tawaaf may be done on behalf of both, the dead and the living.
- After every tawaaf, it is waajib according to the Hanafi legal school to perform two rak’ahs.
And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
08/02/1444 AH – 02/22/2023 CE | AML1-7151
وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين
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