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  • Pilgrims of Makkah Assume Ihraam From Al-Ji‘irraanah for ‘Umrah Date: 20-4-2020

    Is Jaranah a meeqat for people living outside makkah .. More

  • Sacred months are four and Hajj months are three Date: 22-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I received the answer for fatwa No: 336652. May Allaah reward you for your time. My question was that perhaps we are doing something wrong regarding the rituals of Hajj and Allaah is alerting us to correct the mistakes. (2:197) The pilgrimage is (performed in) the well-known months. (9:36) Four of them are sacred. Abu Bakrah said.. More

  • Leaving Makkah for Ta’if and returning to Makkah once again during Hajj Date: 25-8-2016

    I am a resident of KSA who works as a physician at Ta’if. I intend to perform Hajj this year. Is it permissible for me to leave the sacred sites for Ta’if to fulfill some needs and then return to resume the rites without neglecting any of them, given that those needs are unnecessary? Is it impermissible to leave at all? If the employer in Ta’if.. More

  • Whether liability for sacrifice stands against intention of performing Hajj Date: 25-8-2016

    Last Ramadan, I assumed Ihram (ritual state of consecration) for ‘Umrah from Jeddah, for which a sacrifice has become due on me; and I have still not been able to offer it. Now I intend to perform Hajj. Is it due on me to offer the sacrifice before intending to perform Hajj? When I intend to perform Hajj and arrive in Makkah, should I then slaughter.. More

  • A person is not required to assume ihram before the Meeqat Date: 7-9-2015

    I am going to perform ‘Umrah, and I wear the Niqab. When should I remove my Niqab, right before the Meeqat (place where one should assume the state of ihram) or after getting ready for ihram (state of ritual consecration) in my country? .. More

  • The Meeqaat of the people of Iraq Date: 9-10-2014

    Assalamu alikum it is mentioned in Sahih al Bukhari Narrated Ibn `Umar: When these two towns (Basra and Kufa) were captured, the people went to `Umar and said, "O the Chief of the faithful believers! The Prophet (peace be upon him) fixed Qarn as the Miqat for the people of Najd, it is beyond our way and it is difficult for us to pass through it." He.. More

  • The Meeqaat for pilgrims from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh Date: 29-9-2014

    As-salamualaikum, What is the Meeqat for the people coming from India/Pakistan/Bangladesh countries to perform Hajj/Umrah? .. More

  • There is no time limit for people within the miqat to perform ‘Umrah and visit the Sacred Mosque Date: 16-9-2014

    Is there a fixed period of time for people who are within the miqat (place of assuming ihram [ritual consecration]), in Jeddah for example, during which they should not enter Al-Masjid Al-Haraam to pray therein except in a state of ihram? What are the conditions for visiting Al-Masjid Al-Haraam in terms of time-frame?.. More

  • Whoever enters Makkah with the intention of performing `Umrah takes the same ruling of its residents Date: 19-1-2014

    I live in Jeddah and have daughters who live in Makkah. Sometimes, I visit them and stay in Makkah for a week or two. I am now in Makkah and want to perform ‘Umrah so should I return to Jeddah to enter into Ihraam or just do the same as the people of Makkah? .. More

  • Where to assume Ihraam for ‘Umrah after entering Makkah for business? Date: 19-1-2014

    I entered Makkah on a business trip and I did not assume Ihraam from the Meeqaat determined for my country, Egypt. I am in Makkaah now and I want to perform ‘Umrah. Should I assume Ihraam from At-Tan‘eem, the Meeqaat of the people of Makkah as well as those who stay in it? Or should I go back to the Meeqaat of the Egyptians, which is Al-Madeenah.. More

  • Passing by two Mawaaqeet Date: 19-1-2014

    We are from Al-Madeenah Al-Munawwarah and we went to At-Taa’if. Having hired a place for residence in At-Taa’if, we wanted to perform ‘Umrah. So we went to Makkah without wearing the Ihraam dress. Before reaching At-Tan‘eem, something happened to us and we did not complete the ‘Umrah. Are we required to do anything? Thank you! .. More

  • Passing the Meeqaat without Ihraam intending to return to a farther Meeqaat Date: 16-1-2014

    I was born in At-Taa’if and I am working in Jeddah. I want to go to At-Taa’if and accompany my family in order to perform ‘Umrah, knowing that I will go on Wednesday and I want to perform ‘Umrah on Thursday. Should I assume Ihraam from Jeddah or At-Taa’if? .. More

  • She traveled to Jeddah to visit her daughter and wants to perform ‘Umrah Date: 15-1-2014

    A woman came from Egypt to visit her daughter in Jeddah. She wants to perform ‘Umrah although she did not enter the state of Ihraam in Egypt. Can she start her Ihraam in Jeddah or must she go to another place, noting that she has stayed in Jeddah for three days now? Thanks. .. More

  • Is it permissible for the person who makes ‘Umrah to make Hajj in the same year? Date: 15-1-2014

    Is it permissible for a man who made ‘Umrah to go for making Hajj in the same year? .. More

  • Intended, while in Jeddah, that he might do ‘Umrah after visiting Madeenah Date: 6-10-2013

    I am living in Jeddah. My wife’s father came to visit us two weeks ago. We went to visit Madeenah. He has intended, while he was in Jeddah, that he might do ‘Umrah after visiting Madeenah. My question is, is it obligatory upon him to assume Ihraam from Abyaar ‘Ali or can he reach Jeddah and assume Ihraam from it and then go do ‘Umrah after one.. More