Does Performing Hajj Remove the Duty to Make up Prayers?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaikum, Does performing Hajj remove the duty to make up prayers or fasts because it is forgiven? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, No, generally such traditions (hadith) are referring to minor sins (sagha’ir). Major sins still need to be compensated for by repentance, and unfulfilled duties need […]

Is It Permissible to Stitch the Lower Garment in the Middle During the Pilgrimage?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalam alaykum, Is it permissible during Ihram to stitch the lower garment in the middle with the intention to cover the private parts? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullah, Generally, tying the lower garment (izar) when in a state of pilgrim sanctity (ihram) would be deemed improper and disliked […]