IT is ordained for you, when death approaches any of you and
he is leaving behind much wealth, to make bequests…
The Canadian Islamic Trust Foundation
LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT
This is the Last Will and Testament of me _________________________________ of the city of
__________________ in the Province of ________________________ ; made this _____________ day of
______________ 20 .
I HEREBY REVOKE all Wills and Testamentary dispositions of every nature and kind whatsoever by me
I bear witness that there no Deity but ALLAH, (GOD) the One, the Merciful, no partner has He, none is
equal to Him, Almighty ALLAH. And I bear witness that Muhammad is His servant and messenger, and the
hour (Day of Judgment) is an inevitable event. ALLAH shall resurrect all the dead. I do urge every member
of my family to be pious, to dear none but Allah, to be obedient to ALLAH and His messenger and to live
and die as Muslims.
I ordain that no autopsy be performed on my body unless my Executors and Trustees approve it. No
embalmment should be done on my body. Without unjustified delay my body be washed, wrapped with
simple white cloth, free of any ornament and other articles, prayed for, and then buried, which all should be
done by Muslims in complete accordance with the Islamic Shari'ah (Law). I ordain that my body shall not
be transported over any unreasonable distance from the locality of my death, unless my Executors &
Trustees decide otherwise.
I NOMINATE CONSTITUTE AND APPOINT, my husband _______________________ my
relatives and/or friends____________________________________________________________________
presently of ______________________________________ to be the Executors