Coronavirus is changing how American Muslims hold funerals

Saying goodbye to a loved one is one of the most difficult things we have to go through in life. In some communities, families participate in a combination of prayer and remembrance to honour those that have died. In Islam, death is considered a rallying cry to the whole community. Attendance at funerals is considered a collective obligation (fard qifayah) that must be carried out by a sufficient number of people…MORE: