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Women can pray Janaazah

Fatwaa ID: 1176

Question:
Assalaamualaikum. Can women pray Janazah salah?

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

Women can and should perform Janaazah Salaah. If they are at a place where Janaazah Salaah is being performed, they should join. They should not just stand around.

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


You may refer to the following book for details on funeral related issues:
https://islamicportal.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/A-Practical-Guide-to-Funeral-Rites-in-Islam-Second-Edition.pdf

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