What is Aqiqa?

In Arabic, aqiqa means “the newborn’s hair.” Since the Prophet Muhammed (pbuh) sacrificed an animal for his grandchildren on the day the newborn's hair was cut, the sacrifice for the newborn baby to thank Allah (swt) was also called aqiqa qurbani. Although the aqiqa qurbani is suggested to be performed within 7 days after the birth of the baby. It can be carried out in a period until the child reaches puberty.


What is Aqiqa Qurbani?

Aqiqa qurbani is an ibadah that Muslims carry out to show their gratitude to Allah for their newborn children. It is regarded as mustahab that aqiqa qurbani to be carried out on the 7th day of the birth of the children. On the day of aqiqa qurbani, children are also expected to have their hair cut. On the same day, it was also deemed appropriate to give a name to the child and reciting adhan to the ears of the child.


Donation of Aqiqa Qurbani

The donation of aqiqa qurbani is the distribution of the qurbani meat to those who are needy. Families show their gratitude to Allah due to their newborn baby with the donation of the aqiqa qurbani and with the distribution of meats of qurbani to those who are needy. Thus, families extend a hand to those in destitute condition and get the prays of them upon their newborn baby.


Why People Donate for Aqiqa Qurbani?

Prophet Muhammed said “A boy is in pledge for his Aqika” (If the child dies before his aqiqa being performed, he/she cannot cause shafa’ah for his/her parents) (Abu Dawud, Hadith no: 2838)


Even in these times of abundance, there are families in need who do not have meat at their homes even once a year. By donating your aqiqa qurbani, you can make these people in need happy and get their pray upon your newborn baby.


Where Does Beşir Association Deliver the Donations of Aqiqa Qurbani?

As Beşir Association, we deliver your donations as aqiqa qurbani to the distant corners of our geography of affection. You can cheer the tables of people that you have never seen and do not know and receive their prays upon you through the aqiqa qurbani donations that you make through Beşir Association.


Who Can Be Benefited From Aqiqa Qurbani?

Anyone can benefit from the qurbani meats including the donors and his family. As a matter of fact, by performing the donation of aqiqa qurbani, people can share their aqiqa qurbani with people in need. With the aqiqa qurbani donation, the tables of the needy people can be cheered in many different places and their prays can be received.


How to Make a Donation for Aqiqa Qurbani?

Those who want to donate aqiqa qurbani via Beşir Association can make their donation online through credit cards by visiting our website; www.besir.org.tr


How Much is a Share?

Our association performs the qurbani organization under the supervision of veterinarians and experts. Aqiqa qurbani donations are carried out in full compliance with Islamic rules just like other qurbani donations. The meats of aqiqa qurbani are distributed to those who are needy, students and to the madrasahs. For 2021, the determined price for an aqiqa qurbani is 1300 TL / 155 $ / 130 €.

Does Beşir Association Provide Footage of the Aqiqa Qurbani?

In the aqiqa qurbani donations that you made via Beşir Association, you will receive the instant informative e-mail as soon as your donation is performed. Besides, once your donation is performed, you will be received the video footage as well. You can also receive the video footage by logging in to our web portal: www.besir.org.tr