Intention and Miqaat

Q: I recently performed umrah with my 18 year old son. During the flight from Riyadh to Jeddah we were not advised correctly of the miqaat point by the flight attendants. We made the intention however 15-20 mins prior to landing in Jeddah. However my son isn’t sure if he prayed the talbiyah. Please advise […]

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Ladies Wearing Socks in Ihraam

Q: Is it permissible for women in ihraam to wear shoes/socks? A: It is permissible for a woman to wear socks and shoes whilst in the state of Ihraam. There is no prohibition in this for females And Allah Ta’ala knows best Mufti Siraj Desai

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Miscarriage and Umrah

Q: I am going on umrah but just found out I am pregnant. If for some reason I have miscarriage is it possible to do umrah and pray Salaah? If I have any kind of bleeding could I contuine with my umrah and prayers? A: If a lady has a miscarriage and parts of the […]

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Multiple Umrahs from Different Miqats

Q: I intend going for umrah from Nigeria. My plan is on arrival in Jeddah, I put on ihram, proceed to Makkah for umrah and return to Jeddah the same day. The next day I leave for Madina where I will stay till after Eid before I return to Makkah for some days.  My question […]

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Speaking Between Khutba and Salaah

Q: It is known it is not permissible for a person to speak while the jummah khutbah is in progress but is it permissible for a person besides the Imaam to tell someone to come forward after the khutbah before salaah starts. A. It will be permissible to speak, after the Khutbah and before Salaah, […]

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Umrah and going to Jeddah First

Q: I am going for Umrah tomorrow with my family, but first we are going to Madina then by road we are going to Jeddah. I will take a rest overnight at my uncle place then from there I will wear ihram and go to Makkah to perfrom umrah. Can you please please guide or suggest or advise […]

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Multiple Umrahs

Q: We came from India to Makkah for umra. Can we do multiple umra’s by going to the meeqaat in Makkah? A: Yes, you can make multiple Umrahs by going to the Meeqaat every time. Moulana Yusuf Laher

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Tawaaf and Saee for Baby

Q: If I perform tawaf and Sa’ee while carrying my one year daughter, will it be considered as a tawaf and sa’ee for for both of us? Or I have to do a separate tawaf and sa’ee after performing one for me? A. Tawaaf and Sa’ee is not compulsory on her. It is not necessary […]

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