Dear scholars, As-Salaam `Alaykum. There are various TV programs that claim to be able to contact dead people, is this possible, can you get in touch with a dead person? Jazakum Allah khayran.
As-salamu `alaykum. Is it a Sunnah to chant the kalimah (La ilaha illa Allah; Muhammadun rasul Allah) or dhikr while escorting the dead to the mosque or grave?
Dear scholars, as-Salamu `alaykum. Is mutilating the dead lawful in Islam? Jazakum Allah khayran.
Dear Scholars, As-Salaamu `Alaykum. Is it okay to read the Qur'an and send the rewards to one's deceased parents or relatives? Jazakum Allah khayran.
Dear scholars, As-Salamu `alaykum. When a woman or man passes away, is the spouse permitted to kiss the deceased as a way of saying goodbye? If permitted, does this have to occur only after the body is ritually bathed, or is it acceptable to do so before this bathing? Jazakum Allah khayran.