294 fatwas

  • The Sharee‘ah ruling on borrowing for Hajj Date: 19-1-2014

    A person borrowed money from his family members in order to pay for his Hajj expenses and intends to pay the money back before going to Hajj. He borrowed the money because he did not have the sum at the time when he was asked to pay it to the concerned authorities. What is the ruling? .. More

  • A child's guardian does the rituals he is unable to do on his behalf Date: 19-1-2014

    With the spread of Swine Flu, are the children who are 4-8 years old required to perform Tawaaf and Sa‘y? .. More

  • ‘Umrah in a period of purity between two menstruations Date: 16-1-2014

    I was at the end of my menstruation period and I thought that I had become pure. My menstruation period usually lasts for six or seven days. I became pure on the sixth day because the discharge stopped. Therefore, I started to perform ‘Umrah. After finishing the rituals, I discovered that I had discharged a little quantity of blood. On the seventh.. More

  • Liability to make up fasting does not prevent ‘Umrah Date: 16-1-2014

    I am required to make up fasting for five days that I did not fast during Ramadhaan. Is it permissible for me to perform ‘Umrah? Should I make up these days before going to ‘Umrah or can I do that when I return? .. More

  • Hajj on behalf of his disabled grandmother and father Date: 16-1-2014

    I have already performed the obligation of Hajj. My grandmother asked me to perform Hajj on her behalf because she is physically and financially unable to do so. Is it permissible to perform Hajj on her behalf? What are the conditions that I am required to fulfill towards her? Please note that my father is also physically unable to perform Hajj. .. More

  • Reward of obligatory Hajj is greater than that of voluntary Hajj Date: 16-1-2014

    I have performed Hajj five times. Are they equal in reward? .. More

  • ‘Umrah in Ramadan versus Hajj Date: 16-1-2014

    In Morocco and due to the large number of those who want to perform Hajj, pilgrims are chosen by lot. Every year, more than 4000 register in each governorate while only 98 persons are admitted. My wife and I registered for the third time and neither of us was chosen. We are very sad and weep profusely for that. I know that in a Hadeeth the Prophet,.. More

  • Performing voluntary Hajj or giving the money to another one to perform obligatory Hajj Date: 16-1-2014

    After performing the obligation of Hajj, is it better to perform Hajj once more or give the money to someone who is healthy, but does not have the money to perform Hajj? .. More

  • Ruling on performing Hajj on behalf of the killed person from his blood money Date: 16-1-2014

    I had two brothers who were killed and my parents got an amount of money from the governmental authorities as a compensation or blood money. Is it permissible for any of their brothers who performed Hajj before to use this money to perform Hajj on their behalf?May Allaah Bless you. .. More

  • Does the pilgrim return free of sins even if he was making Hajj on behalf of someone else? Date: 16-1-2014

    The one who performs Hajj returns as free of sins as he was in the day when his mother gave birth to him, so what about the one who performs Hajj on behalf of another person? Will both of them be free of sins just as the day they were born, because the pilgrim is rewarded without affecting the reward of the one on whose behalf the Hajj is performed?.. More

  • ‘Umrah after ‘Umrah, what if he had no hair to shave? Date: 16-1-2014

    I will perform ‘Umrah and I want to shave my hair totally. If I wanted to perform another ‘Umrah, I may not have any hair to shave. Is this permissible? If this is not permissible, what should I do? I want to confirm shaving because I may not be able to perform another ‘Umrah. .. More

  • What should be done by the guardian when accompanying a non-discerning child during ‘Umrah Date: 16-1-2014

    I want to perform ‘Umrah for a five-month-old baby and I do not know how to keep him pure. Is it permissible to cut his hair? .. More

  • Paying debts or performing ‘Umrah on the mother’s behalf Date: 16-1-2014

    My mother died without performing ‘Umrah or Hajj and I want to perform ‘Umrah on her behalf, knowing that I work in Saudi Arabia but I have debts. Is it permissible for me to borrow money? Please advise. .. More

  • Ruling on a woman delaying Hajj to take care of her pregnant daughter Date: 16-1-2014

    My mother intended to perform Hajj this year, but my sister became pregnant and my mother will postpone Hajj to the next year to stay with her as she will deliver a baby during the time of Hajj and no one else would be with her. I live in Saudi Arabia and my mother was intending to stay with me for four months to perform Hajj and leave my sister alone... More

  • Performed Tawaaf for ‘Umrah during menses out of misunderstanding Date: 16-1-2014

    I performed ‘Umrah in Ramadhaan this year – thanks to Allaah – and before it I had taken pills which stop the menstrual blood discharge. I did my ‘Umrah correctly, but later the menstrual period suddenly started despite the pills I took to prevent it. The doctor advised me to stop taking the pills and accordingly I stopped taking them which.. More