Hajj and Umra

February 13, 2024 1 min

Is It Sunna to Seek Forgiveness before Hajj

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question Is it sinful to seek forgiveness before Hajj? It is Sunnah to ask for forgiveness in general at any time. The prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace) said, “I swear by Allah that I seek Allah’s Pardon and turn to Him in repentance more than seventy times […]
January 27, 2024 3 mins

Can I Travel To Umra Alone With a Well-Known Shaykh Following Another School?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question There is an opportunity for me to go to Umra with a group of Shaykh Ahmad Babikir. I was just wondering if I can go alone with them as a woman in a group, and if I take this opinion from another school, would I have to perform the […]
January 24, 2024 2 mins

How Can I Perform Tawaf if I Suffer From Flatulence?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question If a person has chronic flatulence such that they can find enough time to do ablution and pray (approximately 10/15 minutes) but then their ablution breaks. I understand the person is not considered excused (ma‘dhur) due to being able to find enough time to perform ablution and pray, but […]
December 3, 2023 2 mins

Would it Be Permissible to Transfer My Tuition Fees to My Friend To Pay It So Ha...

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question Alhamdulillah, I have been accepted for a course to study and become a doctor. I have opted to take a year out and work so I will not have to take out an interest loan. Tuition fees are £7000+ per year in the UK, and I must fund four […]