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  • Performed Tawaaf from inside area of Hijr and then assumed Ihram for another ‘Umrah Date: 25-8-2016

    I have performed ‘Umrah and, out of ignorance, during the fourth and fifth rounds of Tawaaf (circumambulation), I walked between Al-Hijr and the Ka‘bah. Is there anything due on me? After that, I did another ‘Umrah. What is the ruling on the two? .. More

  • Forgetting the Talbiyah at the Meeqat in ‘Umrah Date: 7-9-2015

    Last Ramadan, I performed ‘Umrah for the first time, praise be to Allaah. After performing Ghusl (major ablution) in the mosque of the Meeqat (place where one assumes ihram [ritual consecration] for Hajj or ‘Umrah) (of the residents of Medina) and getting into the car, and after five minutes passed, I remembered that I did not make the intention.. More

  • Permissible to perform ‘Umrah on ‘Eed Al-Adh-ha Date: 29-9-2014

    Can one perform umra on Eid AlAdha? I am not doing Hajj. .. More

  • Doubts after having performed ‘Umrah should be ignored Date: 21-9-2014

    Since a week, I am experiencing doubts about the ‘Umrah that I performed eight years ago. I entered into the state of ihram (ritual consecration) but experienced menstrual bleeding in Makkah. I cannot recall whether this was on the same day that I performed ‘Umrah or few days later. I feel that those are merely devilish whisperings. What should.. More

  • Assuming a new Ihram for each ‘Umrah is a prerequisite Date: 21-9-2014

    Is it permissible to perform more than one ‘Umrah while being in the same state of ihram (i.e. ritual consecration) without having to leave Al-Masjid Al-Haraam?.. More

  • Performed second ‘Umrah without cutting the hair after the first; what to do? Date: 16-9-2014

    My sister and her husband went to perform ‘Umrah, and her husband did not know that cutting the hair must be done in Makkah after performing ‘Umrah and not before departing his homeland. He shaved his hair before traveling and therefore did not have hair that could be shaved after performing ‘Umrah. Should he slaughter a sacrificial animal? Please.. More

  • ‘Umrah of Ramadan starts at sunset of the last day of Sha‘baan Date: 20-1-2014

    I want to travel to perform ‘Umrah. Is it valid to perform it in the first night of Ramadhaan after 12:00 am?.. More

  • The Sunnah is to stop Talbiyah upon entering Al-Masjid Al-Haraam and starting Tawaaf Date: 19-1-2014

    I have been endowed with the favor of living in the neighborhood of Al-Masjid Al-Haraam, May Allaah Preserve it for all Muslims. I noticed that some of those who perform ‘Umrah raise their voices quite loud when they enter Al-Masjid Al-Haraam, with Talbiyah or supplication, to the extent of distracting those who are praying or reciting the Quran... More

  • Imperfection in ‘Umrah's recommended acts does not invalidate it Date: 16-1-2014

    After Tawaaf, I performed two Rak‘ahs at the Standing Place of Ibraaheem (Abraham), May Allaah Exalt his mention, but with my right shoulder uncovered. Is my ‘Umrah valid? Also, at the first round of Sa`y while on As-Safa mount, I said: “Laa ilaaha illa Allaah (there is no god but Allaah)” one time and at the other rounds I repeated it thrice... More

  • Performed 'Umrah without shortening the hair from the entire head Date: 7-11-2010

    Salam In 1994, I went for umra on my way back to Pakistan from Sweden. My flight was landed in Jeddah in the early morning (before sunrise)and one of my friends working there picked me up from airport to his home in Jeddah. I stayed in his home till Esha and then borrowed his Ihram (as I dont have any) to perform Umrah. I went to Mekkah, performed.. More

  • Performing more than one ‘Umrah with the same Ihraam Date: 14-3-2010

    Can a pilgrim perform two [consecutive] ‘Umrahs (minor pilgrimage) or more, while in the same [garb and state of] Ihraam (ritual consecration), without taking it off except after he is done? Please advise. .. More

  • Your Ihraam was valid but your ‘Umrah was done outside Ramadan Date: 13-1-2010

    We intended to make ‘Umrah on the first night of Ramadhaan. Therefore, we traveled to Makkah on the 26th of the month of Sha’baan and assumed Ihraam (ritual consecration) at Qarn Al-Manaazil, our due Meeqaat (designated point for assuming Ihraam), then we maintained the state of Ihraam until the month of Ramadhaan started. Hence, are we liable.. More

  • Menstruation during Tawaaf for ‘Umrah Date: 7-1-2010

    I traveled from the city of Abha intending to perform ‘Umrah and visit my relatives. During performing Tawaaf for ‘Umrah, I got my menstrual period and I stopped my Tawaaf. Is it permissible for me to travel to Jeddah and Taa‘if, then, return to Abha? Or should I wait until I become in a state of Tahaarah (ritual purity)?.. More

  • The ruling on Tawaaf between the Ka‘bah and the Hijr in ‘Umrah Date: 7-1-2010

    When I was performing ‘Umrah, I made Tawaaf between the Hijr and the Ka‘bah in the fifth and sixth round out of ignorance. What should I do?.. More

  • Clothes becoming impure during Tawaaf Date: 23-2-2009

    I have a problem where sometimes urine,madhi comes out on to my underpants. If i am in ihram and doing tawaaf for umrah and my ihraam is unclean or becomes unclean with urine or other unclean substance then will my tawaf be valid or do i have to clean my ihram and then continue. In hanafi madhab a little amount (size of rupee coin) of urine or other.. More