Browse Questions (Hajj and Umrah (Pilgrimage))

1) What would happen if a woman were to start her menses during hajj?
1) What would happen if a woman were to start her menses during hajj? 2) Is there anytime during the Hajj that a woman can be on her menses? 3) Why is it that men and women are allowed to pray together during hajj without segregated areas whereas they have to be separate when praying everywhere els... More
1) What would happen if a woman were to start her menses during hajj?
1) What would happen if a woman were to start her menses during hajj? 2) Is there anytime during the Hajj that a woman can be on her menses? 3) Why is it that men and women are allowed to pray together during hajj without segregated areas whereas they have to be separate when praying everywhere els... More
1). If you go to hajj from a different country how do you calculate if you are a musaafir or not, because do you look at the fact you are resident in another country
or do you look to the specific towns you are resident in. I ask this because if you look at the fact you are away from your HOME, then you are away for over 15 days, but if you calculate it in terms of being resident in Makkah or in Madinah, then it is less than 15 i.e you are in makkah for maybe ... More
1). If you go to hajj from a different country how do you calculate if you are a musaafir or not, because do you look at the fact you are resident in another country
or do you look to the specific towns you are resident in. I ask this because if you look at the fact you are away from your HOME, then you are away for over 15 days, but if you calculate it in terms of being resident in Makkah or in Madinah, then it is less than 15 i.e you are in makkah for maybe ... More
1. I did my first Umra last year. When do I have to do Hajj by? (Is there a time limit?)
1. I did my first Umra last year. When do I have to do Hajj by? (Is there a time limit?) 2. For finding North East direction for Qibla, can I use an ordinary compass or do I have to use a Qibla compass? (Since ordinary compass points to Magnetic North and there is a small difference between Magneti... More
1. I did my first Umra last year. When do I have to do Hajj by? (Is there a time limit?)
1. I did my first Umra last year. When do I have to do Hajj by? (Is there a time limit?) 2. For finding North East direction for Qibla, can I use an ordinary compass or do I have to use a Qibla compass? (Since ordinary compass points to Magnetic North and there is a small difference between Magneti... More
1. If I was to go for hajj with an official group and a female member began menses during hajj, what should I do when time comes to go madina and my flights are all booked?
1. If I was to go for hajj with an official group and a female member began menses during hajj, what should I do when time comes to go madina and my flights are all booked? 2. When people go for hajj do they have to read sunat and nafal salaats also or just farz and witr? 3. Did hazrat Aisha have an... More
1. If I was to go for hajj with an official group and a female member began menses during hajj, what should I do when time comes to go madina and my flights are all booked?
1. If I was to go for hajj with an official group and a female member began menses during hajj, what should I do when time comes to go madina and my flights are all booked? 2. When people go for hajj do they have to read sunat and nafal salaats also or just farz and witr? 3. Did hazrat Aisha have an... More
1. Is it permissible for a female to wear the normal purdah (face covering) while in Ihraam?
1. Is it permissible for a female to wear the normal purdah (face covering) while in Ihraam? 2. Can one use vaseline in Ihraam, and if so, which type? Due to skin irritation, a person scratches his face under his beard. This sometimes results in hair falling. If this is done while in Ihraam, and som... More
1. Is it permissible for a female to wear the normal purdah (face covering) while in Ihraam?
1. Is it permissible for a female to wear the normal purdah (face covering) while in Ihraam? 2. Can one use vaseline in Ihraam, and if so, which type? Due to skin irritation, a person scratches his face under his beard. This sometimes results in hair falling. If this is done while in Ihraam, and som... More
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