refer to question 6031 11.10.2010 – Question appears on the site but no answer published.
When a close family member ( brother, sister, parents) passes away, the sharia allows 3 days of mournin.
However, the custom of visiting the family of the deceased on Eid’s day. – is this permissible?
I avoided visiting the family of the deceased on Eid’s day with the sole intention of breaking this old custom — Have I done wrong?