Hajj and Umra

November 19, 2022 3 mins

What to Do If We Get to Know of Our Mistakes Committed during ’Umra after Comi...

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question In 2008 we went for ‘umra in Ramadan for five days. My husband and I did four ‘umra. We entered Ihram during the flight as they announced our passing over the miqat. After reaching makka, we performed ‘umra, and after it opened the ihram. But after it, we entered […]
November 3, 2022 2 mins

Do I Need to Be in Ihram Prior to Landing in Jeddah?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question My nephew is visiting Saudi Arabia, he intends to visit his friends in Taif after landing in Jeddah, and he intends to perform ‘Umra some days after landing. My question is, does he have to be in Ihram prior to landing in Jeddah even though he is not going […]
October 30, 2022 2 mins

Would It Be Sinful to Prioritize ‘Umra over Haj?

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question My question is about Hajj and ‘umra. My husband and I are in our twenties and decided to start saving for the pilgrimage. He makes an average income, and I am a homemaker. With our current savings, Haj would not be doable and might not be for some time. […]
October 29, 2022 2 mins

Does ‘awra Being Exposed during Tawaf or Sa’i Invalidate It?

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question I want to ask if some parts of the ‘awra being uncovered invalidate tawaf or sa’i? Like what if the wrist shows and some part beyond the wrist? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate Certain conditions must be met for the Hajj and/or ‘Umra […]