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  • Wants to Perform Hajj on His Three-Month Deceased Infant Brother Date: 8-10-2018

    Salaam MualykumHajj a badal for deceased infant brother 3 month old ok or no need .69326 .. More

  • Dying before performing Hajj Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuh, Shaykhs. If a Muslim woman does not find any Muslim in her family or relatives whom she can ask to perform Hajj with and she dies before performing it, what should she do? She is asking because she thinks that maybe she was able to perform Hajj financially and physically during her lifetime, but she.. 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Son not obliged to pay for poor parents' Hajj or 'Umrah Date: 22-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. After my husband's promotion, we thought to send my in-laws for Hajj but are not able to do sofinancially. Also, my father-in-law is not ready to go yet because of some medical reason,and my mother-in-law insists on performing 'Umrah only. What should we do? Please help us. .. More

  • Spending on IVF takes priority over paying for Hajj on behalf of a deceased person Date: 16-1-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum dear scholars. My question is the following: If a person saves money in order to perform the Hajj for his deceased brother (he has performed his own Hajj) but later on plans for IVF from this money as he has no child, then what should he give preference to? Perform hajj or go for IVF? .. More

  • Reward of deceased when person performing Hajj on his behalf dies during Hajj Date: 16-1-2016

    My question is the following: I heard that if a person dies while performing Hajj, he will be resurrected as performing the Hajj on the Day of Judgment and go to Paradise without questioning. What if that person was performing Hajj for a deceased one and dies, will the deceased also be resurrected as performing Hajj and go to Paradise? .. More

  • Two opinions regarding the permissibility of performing Hajj on behalf of a deceased person Date: 18-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum dear scholars. What are the reasons or different references on the basis of which two opinions emerged for doing Hajj on behalf of the deceased. One opinion by the Hanafi madhab is that if a deceased did not make a will for doing Hajj on his behalf, then money from the inheritance cannot be utilized for performing Hajj on his behalf... More

  • Men performing Hajj and ‘Umrah on women's behalf and vice versa Date: 8-9-2015

    I want to ask how a person can perform Hajj on behalf of another person, men on behalf of women and vice versa, especially as regards Idhtiba‘ (male pilgrims wearing the clothing in a particular manner: passing it from below the armpit and putting it over the left shoulder), walking with a fast gait in the first three circuits of tawaf (circumambulation),.. More

  • May an epileptic person authorize someone to perform Hajj on his behalf? Date: 8-9-2015

    I am 41 years old. I have been affected with epilepsy for more than 17 years. I sought treatment in several countries, but in vain. I take medications at regular fixed times. I want to perform Hajj to the House of Allaah Almighty, but I undergo fits of epilepsy on an irregular basis. Sometimes, I suffer a fit of epilepsy once every week, and at other.. More

  • Ruling on performing one Hajj on behalf of his parents Date: 7-9-2015

    May I perform one Hajj on behalf of my father and mother? And how can I do it? .. More