Hajj and Umra (Maliki)

October 5, 2020 1 min

If a Hanafi Does Not Remove Hair From at Least 1/4 of the Head, What Is the Expi...

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu ‘alaykum, If a Hanafi does not remove hair from at least 1/4 of the head (as required by hanafi law), what is the kaffarah for him? Please provide a reference from books. Answer: Wa ‘alaykum assalam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh I pray you are well. One would have […]
July 3, 2020 1 min

Is It Permissible for a Hanafi to Cut Only 3 Hairs When Performing Umrah?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: As salamu alaykum, Is it permissible for a Hanafi to take the Shafi’i opinion on cutting only 3 hairs when performing umrah? And if it is allowed under certain conditions or a certain situation, could you please tell me what those are. Answer: Wa ‘alaykum assalam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh. No. In […]
June 5, 2020 2 mins

Doubts About My Tawaf During Hajj

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: I have a constant gas problem, and I have recently performed Hajj. I’m having doubts about my tawaf al ziyara. Please advise. Answer: Wa ‘alaykum as-salam wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh. I pray you are well. Your tawaf is fine and perfectly valid. You can relax, and thank Allah for the […]
January 14, 2019 3 mins

Pooling Funds for Hajj

Ustadh Tabraze Azam is asked about the legality of polling funds for Hajj. In our culture, we have a system of informal savings whereby people come together in groups and decide on an amount of money to deposit in a savings (locally, a wooden–metal box that is entrusted to a group member). They also decide […]