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  • Ruling on neglecting Ramal (brisk walking) in Tawaaf and running in Sa‘y

    Question: May Allah accept fasting and Qiyaam (standing in Prayer) from us and you. I went for making ‘Umrah (lesser pilgrimage) in Ramadan, and all praise is due to Allah, but in Tawaaf I did not do Ramal during the first three rounds. Also, in Sa‘y I did not run between the two green marks. In the third Sa‘y, I went to drink.. More

  • Ruling on Ihraam of the Muslim in the state of post sexual-intercourse impurity

    Question: Is it necessary for the validity of Ihraam or for starting the rituals that a pilgrim must be in a state of Tahaarah (ritual purity), perform ablution and Ghusl (ritual bathing), then, pray two Rak‘ahs (units) after the intention? Would Ihraam be valid if a Muslim intended to carry out the rituals of Hajj or ‘Umrah (lesser pilgrimage).. More

  • Performing Hajj before fulfilling other obligatory duties and Sharee`ah related expenses

    Question: I broke about thirty oaths and have 3000 Saudi Riyals for Hajj. What should I do? Please advise. May Allah reward you. Answer: All perfect praise be to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, is His Slave and Messenger. If.. More

  • Does one seventh of a sacrificial cow free the liability of a mother and her son for their Udh’hiyah?

    Question: Is it possible for a son and his mother to offer one seventh of a big sacrificial calf as an Udh’hiyah that is shared by seven people? The son has a job and he lives with his mother. Answer: All perfect praise be to Allah, the Lord of the worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad,.. More

  • Returning to one's country after 'Umrah for one performing Tamattu‘ type of Hajj

    Question: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, is His slave and Messenger. You have to provide only one sacrificial animal because you will assume Ihraam for another ‘Umrah. You are not obliged to offer a sacrificial.. More

  • Using the nickname 'Hajji' to call the Muslim who performed Hajj

    Question: assalamu alaykum!mostly of the muslim brothers here in southeast asia are used to add the name Haji on their first name if they finished a Hajj.Is this bidaah? or any dalil from the hadith and quran in regards to this matter? Answer: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship.. More

  • Sacrificing a pregnant ewe

    Question: What is the ruling on the person who assigned a female ewe as a sacrifice and discovered that it was pregnant, is it unfavorable to slaughter her if he knows that she will give birth? Answer: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad, sallallaahu.. More

  • Your Ihraam was valid but your ‘Umrah was done outside Ramadan

    Question: We intended to make ‘Umrah on the first night of Ramadan. Therefore, we traveled to Makkah on the 26th of the month of Sha’baan and assumed Ihraam (ritual consecration) at Qarn Al-Manaazil, our due Meeqaat (designated point for assuming Ihraam), then we maintained the state of Ihraam until the month of Ramadan started. Hence,.. More

  • Making Athkaar (mentioning Allah) is not a condition for the validity of Tawaaf rounds

    Question: It was my first time to go for ‘Umrah some time ago and I was not aware of the rulings of ‘Umrah. While circumambulating the Ka‘bah in the second and the third rounds I was not sure whether I made any Athkaar or supplications or not. Therefore, I made two rounds to substitute the second and third rounds. I recited some.. More

  • Sacrificing a sheep whose horns bled

    Question: I have a sacrificial ram whose horns dipped in the flesh, which made him bleed. Is it permissible to slaughter it? Thanks. Answer: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, is His slave and Messenger. The.. More

  • He did not perform Hajj because he is prevented from travel

    Question: Assalaamu alaykum respected scholars: What is the ruling on the Muslimeen who are under the 'no fly and international no fly list, created by the West; whereas cannot travel to Hajj? You have no possible way of clearing your name and are deemed a terrorist by the West. Since the listings have surpassed 1 million Muslimeen who are hampered.. More

  • Can a woman who will offer a sacrifice on ‘Eed Al-Adhha take from her hair?

    Question: assalamalaikum sheikh. i recently read in one of the articles on your website that hair/nails should not be trimmed/cut in the first 10 days of dhul hijjah for persons intending to sacrifice.my question to you is abt some women who have problems related to excessive facial hair...like if there upper lip is not threaded..it looks very.. More

  • She became pure but had blood again during Tawaaf Al-Ifaadhah

    Question: A woman traveled to perform Hajj and menstruated five days after her journey began. After reaching the Meeqaat (designated zone to don Ihraam), she performed Ghusl and assumed the state of Ihraam while she had not yet attained purity from menstruation. When she reached Makkah, she remained outside the Holy Mosque and did not do any of the.. More

  • Forsaking an opportunity for Hajj in order that another person may do it instead

    Question: I live with my wife in Riyadh and I have obtained a visa for my mother to visit us, which is valid for one month after Hajj season. My mother wants to perform Hajj, and as long as nobody can perform Hajj except with a permit, I have obtained Hajj permits for me and my wife. Is it permissible for my wife to gift her permit to my mother in.. More

  • Performing voluntary Hajj on behalf of her mother

    Question: My mother-in-law died eight years ago without performing Hajj though she was well-off. Owing to the Grace of Allah, her old son performed Hajj on her behalf the year before last year. Can my wife perform Hajj this year on her behalf as well? Actually, we read many contradictory opinions in this regard: 1- The daughter is not allowed to perform.. More

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