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  • ‘Umrah not necessarily invalidated by a bad deed Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. For some years now, a feeling of religious guilt has been blocking my mind. Before starting the story, I have two cousins, whom I will name A and B. When I was studying in grade six, a gang of boys of about six, including those two cousins, used to buy and watch porn cd`s. And when this came to my knowledge, cousin B told me that.. More

  • Paying ‘Umrah expenses for solvent mother-in-law Date: 27-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a question regarding ‘Umrah. My mother-in-law wants to perform ‘Umrah during this Ramadan. She is financially stable and can pay for it herself. I (her daughter-in-law) want to pay for it. She did her Hajj two years ago (my husband bought his parents the tickets) and performed ‘Umrah twice already. She wants to go again;.. 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • A Muslim performing Hajj before pardoning those who have wronged him Date: 16-3-2015

    As-Salam-O-Alaikummy question is regarding hajj and forgiveness.I wanted to know is it true that hajj will not be accepted if we do not forgive someone?Any time in my whole life somebody has asked me for forgiveness, Allah is a witness, I always tried my best to forgive them and move on. However, there are two people who have wrongs me and my mother.. More

  • Performing ‘Umrah or offering food for fasting people? Date: 23-9-2014

    I have a sum of money that I want to spend in either one of the following purposes: Perform ‘Umrah during the month of Sha‘baan or hold a banquet in the month of Ramadan for fasting people. Which of the two deeds is more rewardable?.. More

  • Do not delay Hajj for you do not know what might happen to you Date: 23-9-2014

    I can afford Hajj for myself and my wife but she cannot travel because of pregnancy. Should I travel alone? Should I wait until she delivers, knowing that she will not be able to perform Hajj without me as she does not have a Mahram other than me, and she will have to wait for five years, for Hajj is not permitted except every five years... More

  • A valid yet rewardless Hajj Date: 17-9-2014

    I work in bank which deals in interest. There are no Islamic banks in my country. My question is: Is my money and earning considered unlawful? If it is unlawful, what about the ‘Umrah that I intend to perform during the next month of Ramadan? Will it be accepted by Allah or not? .. More

  • ‘Umrah expiates minor but not major sins Date: 16-9-2014

    Does performing ‘Umrah expiate major sins? .. More

  • Ruling on performing two ‘Umrahs in one day Date: 27-8-2014

    Assalamualaykum, I am really confuse about something. It is related to my question of 2 umrahs in one day. And you answered that this is permissible. However, I am trying to contemplate about the general principle regarding ebadat - "That everything related to worship should only be exclusively from the practice of our Rasool and righteous Sahaba (i.e... More

  • Performing 'Umrah may delay his return to his family in Australia Date: 21-5-2014

    as salamu alaykom wa rahmatullahi wa baraktuhu respected shiekh may Allah grant youthe glad tiddings of al firdaws my husband has been in jordan for the last month due to the death of his father and he is feeling the stress of being away from me and his children ,, he is uncomfortable because he is homeless there and staying a night at his sisters house.. More

  • Which is better, charity or ‘Umrah? Date: 20-1-2014

    Which is better, performing ‘Umrah or giving charity to the poor and needy, in case it is difficult to combine both actions? .. More

  • Choosing a Hajj with more expenses not with more hardships Date: 19-1-2014

    My cousin who lived in Egypt died before performing Hajj. His children asked me to perform on his behalf because I live in Jeddah. The costs of Hajj here start from 2500 to 4000 Riyals. Should I choose the offer that costs less with some hardship involved or that which costs more but is more comfortable? .. More