What is the Dua for performing the sacrifice of the Akika from the Quran?
  • "The first thing one should do when performing the sacrifice of aqiqa is have intention in his heart that he is doing this sacrifice as a gesture of gratefulness to the Creator, who has blessed him/her with the child. For a girl, there should be a sacrifice of one sheep/goat, and for a boy it should be two.

    It has been reported that the Prophet (saws) said this dua at the time of aqiqa (there is none from Quran): Allah humma hada minka wa lak. (O Allah, this (sacrifice animal) is from you and for you.)
    At the time of zabiha the dua should be: Bismillah Allah-o-Akbar (In the name of Allah; Allah is the Most Great."