How can you perform qurbani or sacrifice (animal slaughtering) in Japan during the COVID-19 pandemic? That is a question many Muslims in Japan have been asking since the end of Ramadan as the Eid-ul-Adha is approaching fast. In the following article, we are going to share a comprehensive guide on how you can perform qurbani (animal slaughtering) on this upcoming Eid-ul-Adha. Due to the on-going coronavirus pandemic crisis, performing the sacrifice on this occasion may be different from what you have been observing so far. How is it going to be different from the past? let`s explore this issue in detail. What are the options available to you to perform the qurban/Udhiya or sacrifice amid coronavirus?
How Can You Perform Qurbani (Animal Slaughtering) In Japan?
Animal Slaughtering (Sacrifice) Options For Muslims In Japan
- Ask their relatives to perform the sunnah of animal slaughtering in their home countries on Eid-ul-Adha
- Give money to any local and/or foreign Muslim charities to perform the sunnah of udhiya (sacrifice) in the poor countries in Africa and Asia etc.
- Perform the sacrifice in Japan by themselves
You have to decide which is a better option for you among the ones listed above.
Animal Slaughtering Options In Japan In The Past
In the past, many Muslims from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, India, and Bangladesh, etc. used to perform animal slaughtering in their parking lots. Even this year, many of them may be thinking of doing the same as in the past. However, we are not yet sure whether it is feasible to perform the sacrifice due to the pandemic.
You may want to buy an animal for sacrifice in Japan. There are a couple of companies in the Kanto area which sall animals everywhere. However, for this year, we are not yet sure what their plans are during this season.
Animal Sacrifice (Qurbani/Udhiya) Options Out Of Japan
You may contact any of the following organizations if you want to donate money for the purposes of animal sacrifice in poor countries.
Japan Islamic Trust
Dompet Dhuafa Japan
Human Initiatives Japan
Your Animal Sacrifice Choice?
Of course, we have not been able to cover all the most important issues related to the animal sacrifice ritual on the upcoming Eid-ul-Adha. We would like to hear from you on what you think is the best option available to you and your friends in Japan.
Ask Any Questions You May Have Regarding Animal Sacrifice On Eid-ul-Adha. We will try to answer all the questions one by one.