805 fatwas

  • One intentionally touched non-Mahram woman during Sa‘y of ‘Umrah Date: 23-8-2016

    A man went to perform ‘Umrah and saw a girl during Sa‘y (going back and forth between Mount Safa and Mount Marwah). Attracted to her, he availed himself of the crowd and lustfully stuck his member towards her back. Afterwards, he repented to Allaah and showed regret for his crime. Will his repentance be accepted? He heard about the huge risk of.. More

  • Whether to make Ghusl for Ihram at home or at Meeqat Date: 23-8-2016

    How should a woman assume Ihram (ritual state of consecration) from the Meeqat (place at one which assumes Ihram)? Is it due on her to make Ghusl (ritual bath) there or at home? .. 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

  • Validity of Tawaaf done while carrying child with filth Date: 23-8-2016

    During my Tawaaf (circumambulation) for ‘Umrah around the Ka‘bah, I was carrying my little child and driving the other in a wheelchair. However, I had a very strong suspicion, which was close to certainty, that my child urinated and that the clothing of Ihram (ritual state of consecration) was affected by some filth of which I could not identify.. More

  • Pilgrim menstruating on day of ‘Arafah Date: 23-8-2016

    My wife will travel for Hajj along with her parents after a few days. Her menstruation period coincides with the Day of ‘Arafah. What is the Sharee'ah ruling on her Hajj? .. 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

  • Man talking to girlfriend during Hajj Date: 23-8-2016

    A man has a romantic relationship with a girl. He was doing Hajj and she used to call him to ask how he was doing? What should he do? .. More

  • Less than seven people sharing one camel or cow as Udh-hiyah Date: 23-8-2016

    Is it permissible that three or four persons share one camel as Udh-hiyah ('Eid sacrificial animal)? Must they be seven persons? .. More

  • Throwing Jamrat Al-‘Aqabah after sunset on day of Eid Date: 23-8-2016

    Some years ago, we went to Hajj as a group of men and women in one car. We stayed at Muzdalifah until after midnight and then departed out of care for the women who were with us. Since we were knowledgeable regarding that following a certain sequence is not due with regards to throwing the pebbles, slaughtering, shaving, or trimming the hair of the.. More

  • Husband saying romantic words to wife in state of Ihram Date: 23-8-2016

    Is it permissible for a husband to say, "O my beloved," or similar romantic words to his wife during Hajj? If it is impermissible, then what must he do? .. 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

  • Putting condition allows dissolution of Ihram before completing rituals and frees one from liability Date: 23-8-2016

    I live in Jeddah. My mother, my wife, and I wanted to perform ‘Umrah. I put on my Ihram (ritual state of consecration) clothes and uttered my intention for performing ‘Umrah, saying, "O Allaah! I intend to perform ‘Umrah, and I will end my Ihram whenever I am prevented." Then I left the house and headed to my car. I tried to start it, but it did.. More