293 fatwas

  • Sell car to pay for obligatory Hajj Date: 25-8-2016

    I have a car and would like to perform the Hajj. Should I sell it for this purpose? I save a sum of money enough for me to perform ‘Umrah every two years. But I could not save those sums to perform Hajj because I feel that I miss the Ka‘bah so much, and saving those sums for Hajj would take six years – and I could not wait this whole time without.. More

  • Help son get married or perform Hajj Date: 25-8-2016

    A woman asks: if she has the money that enables her to perform the obligatory Hajj and, at the same time, has a son who wants to marry: should she perform the Hajj that is due on her first or marry her son? .. More

  • Deputize somebody to perform Hajj due to fear of crowd during Tawaaf or throwing pebbles Date: 25-8-2016

    There is someone who feels afraid of going to Hajj because he fears that he may fall down among the crowds and when throwing pebbles. Is it permissible for him to deputize somebody to perform Hajj on his behalf? Can the deputy perform Hajj on behalf of a number of people all at once? .. More

  • Postponing Hajj to look after patient in intensive care Date: 24-8-2016

    Is it permissible for one to not perform Hajj this year in order to look after somebody in the family who is very sick and has been in intensive care for about a month? The person was chosen by lots, which are organized by the state, to perform Hajj. .. More

  • What heirs should do if one collected money for Hajj and died before performing it Date: 24-8-2016

    A wife died while she was financially and spiritually preparing to perform the obligatory Hajj. The question is: shall her husband perform Hajj on behalf of her given that he has already performed Hajj for himself, or shall he give the money that she collected before her death in charity to the mosque? Shall he distribute it among the heirs? Who are.. More

  • Someone intends to perform Hajj but does not do it in same year Date: 24-8-2016

    There is someone who performed ‘Umrah during the months of Hajj with the intention to do Hajj At-Tamattu‘, saying, “I am responding to Your Call (O Allaah) by doing ‘Umrah followed by Hajj At-Tamattu‘,” and then returned to his homeland. When it was the time of the season of Hajj, he was detained from setting out for Hajj. What is the ruling.. More

  • Woman performs Hajj without permission of husband who does not observe her due rights Date: 23-8-2016

    I am a fifty-five-year-old woman and would like to perform Hajj and ‘Umrah in the company of my thirty-year-old, mature son. There has been a split between me and my husband for twelve years because of familial problems. I am still 'hanging'; neither separated by divorce nor khul‘ (divorce requested by the wife in which she returns the bridal gift)... More

  • Someone performs Hajj from unemployment compensation given to him and his wife and children Date: 23-8-2016

    There is someone who lives in Germany along with his wife and children. Since both he and his wife are jobless, the work circle gives them the residence charge in addition to three hundred and fifty euros for each as well as two hundred euros for the children. This man could save a good sum of money from what is given by the state to him, his wife,.. More

  • Conditions of performing Hajj on behalf of a living person Date: 23-8-2016

    Is it permissible for me to perform Hajj on behalf of my maternal aunt, who is very obese? She is very rich and has three daughters, all of whom are married and wealthy and have children. They do not suffer from anything that may impede them from performing Hajj. Is it permissible for me to perform Hajj on her behalf? Somebody told me that it is impermissible.. More

  • Tawaaf of woman suffering continuous vaginal discharges Date: 23-8-2016

    I went to ‘Umrah while I was suffering vaginal discharges. These discharges are sometimes continuous and sometimes intermittent. Before doing Tawaaf (circumambulation), I went to the toilet and found some of these discharges, so I used a handkerchief to stop them during Tawaaf and performed ablution. Having finished the rituals of ‘Umrah, I found.. More

  • Woman not performing Hajj and ‘Umrah to avoid overwhelming intermixing and crowd Date: 23-8-2016

    I ask about the ruling on Hajj and ‘Umrah in these days, when the people’s intentions have differed concerning going to perform those great rites. I ask Allaah to forgive me for my question. But the overwhelming crowd and intermixing between men and women to the extent that they may touch one another cause me to strongly hesitate to go and perform.. More

  • Performing ‘Umrah on behalf of psychiatric patient Date: 23-8-2016

    My mother is a psychiatric patient. She performs only a few prayers when she feels better. I will travel for ‘Umrah along with my husband and my son. Shall I perform ‘Umrah on behalf of my sick mother? If I am unable to do so, is it permissible for my husband to do that on her behalf? How to perform this ‘Umrah? .. More

  • Two persons performing ‘Umrah on behalf of same deceased person at same time Date: 23-8-2016

    Is it permissible that two persons perform ‘Umrah at the same time on behalf of the same deceased person? .. More

  • Facing no troubles in life not sign of accepted Hajj Date: 23-8-2016

    All praise is due to Allaah, I performed Hajj this year. Having returned, a problem occurred between me and my husband, because of which I am living in grief and worry. I thought that Allaah did not accept my Hajj; otherwise, He would not have afflicted me with that trial. I hear that a sign of the accepted Hajj is that one's life goes better. Please.. More

  • What to say when performing ‘Umrah on behalf of others Date: 22-8-2016

    I would like to perform ‘Umrah on behalf of a woman who is a relative of mine. I know her first name only as well as the kinship relation between us. Is it permissible to mention only her first name as well as the kinship relation during Talbiyyah? Is it a condition to mention her full name? .. More