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Can first hajj be nafal (optional)

If someone is capable for hajj (I mean his hajj is fardh), but when he performs his first hajj, he intended to make it as nafal (optional), not as fardh (mandatory). He aims to perform his fardh hajj later. so my question is that will his hajj be nafal or first hajj...

Zakat on Child Trust Bonds

Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah I apologise in advance for the long question that I am about to ask. It is related to Zakat and I will try to make it as short as possible. I have been paying Zakat on off just to stay safe, even though I don’t work, I do have a little...

Wearing pardah/ niqaab in madina during salaam

Salaams hope you’re well Hoping you can help me. Inshallah i am going for hajj in august and starting my preps. I was told by someone that when i go to madina and go to do Salam upon our prophet i will need to wear a niqaab to cover my face our our prophet will turn...

Qasr salah

Asalaamalaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu I ‘m little confused regarding salah which we performed during our stay in Makkah and hajj. We followed one book which had mentioned your stay in Makkah if less than 15 days then you should perform qasar salah. Also during...

Child performing Hajj on behalf of someone else

My 9 year old daughter wants to perform hajj this year (2019) for herself Insha allah and next year (2020) for her deceased grandfather. Is she allowed to perform hajj on behalf of someone else if she has not reached puberty yet? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa...

Rulling of shariah on money as gift

Assalam o alikum , My question is someone has given some money to me as gift for my personal usage such person is Hindu ….. I wanted to know tht money can I use for religious purposes of the following 1) perform umrah or Hajj 2) give sadqa 3) help poor for the purpose...

Arrival after performing hajj and talaq

A female arrives at home country airport after performing haj. Husband brought her home from airport. She sat there with husband for 2 hrs. But there was no sexual intercourse. And she was with hyad.it was her 2nd hyad after leaving her husband for forty days. Husband...

Merits of Ayatul Kursi

Assalumu 3alaykoum. I want to know the veracity of these two sayings about Ayatul Kursi 1) Whoever recites ayatul kursi when he leaves his home, he will have 70 000 angels protecting him to the left, right in front and behind us. And if we die before returning home, a...

Hiding sins and marriage

Assalam o alykum, I’m single mom of 11 yrs old daughter living with my parents. After my separation with my husband I lost into wrong path and got into bad company and habits for sometime. I did sins which I’m ashamed of. Few months ago, I met a guy and we got...

Turning the chest away from the Qiblah

Question Assalamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu respected mufti e ikraam In Bahiste zewar it is mentioned in the topic ‘acts that nullify salah’ that if a person moves beyond the place of sajdah , his salah will break. The question is if during Hajj or when...