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The group supplication in the graveyard
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Question: What is the ruling regarding the (group) supplication for the deceased in the graveyard after the burial and the saying of aameen thereafter?

Response: It is from the Sunnah that those who have followed the funeral (procession) stand by the graveside after the burial and individually supplicate for the deceased with mercy, forgiveness and firmness (in responding to the questions in the grave). As for the group supplication or the saying of aameen after the supplication of one of those present, then this is not from the Sunnah and the Prophet (sal-Allaahu `alayhe wa sallam) would say:

((Seek forgiveness for your brother and ask (Allaah) to make him firm as he is now being questioned (in the grave)))

Shaykh Ibraaheem Aal ash-Shaykh
ad-Durar an-Naadhirah fil-Fataaawa al-Mu`aasirah - Page 677
Ibraaheem Aal ash-Shaykh - ad-Da`wah 1576, Ramadhaan 1417AH