Hajj and Umra

September 15, 2023 2 mins

Does Touching the Ka’ba Whilst in Ihram Require a Penalty?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question I recently went on Umrah with the family and whilst doing tawaf with ihram I touched the yemeni corner. I didn’t realise this corner has perfume on it and am unsure as to whether or not kaffara is due.  Please could you advise me on what steps to take. […]
September 10, 2023 2 mins

What Are the Options Available for the Stonings in Hajj?

Answered by Ustadh Sufyan Qufi Question What are the options permissible for stoning three Jamarat on the 11th and 12th Dhul-Hijja, in Hanfi Madhab? Answer In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, The stoning during the 11th and 12th Dhul Hijja must happen after Zawal ( the time for the Zuhr prayer). After […]
September 10, 2023 2 mins

Can One Go to a Country Other Than One’s Own and Then Leave for Hajj?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question With difficulties regarding attaining a Hajj package from the UK, some people have tried to go to the subcontinent (Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, etc., to their motherland) and have gone from there to Saudi Arabia for Hajj. However, some Imams have stipulated that this is not permissible, but I needed […]
August 27, 2023 2 mins

Is a Tubular Style Ihram Cloth Permissible?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question I have purchased a new ihram for hajj, and it is a tubular-style ihram. The bottom half of the ihram clothing is like a large tube lungi style. I wanted to know if this is permissible in the state of Ihram. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most […]