Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.
Q: If one is in Makkah and visits Taif then returns to Makkah, does one need to don the ihraam again? A: If one passes the miqaat, then one should put on ihraam when returning to Makkah Mukarramah. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Zakaria Makada Checked & Approved: Mufti… read more »
Q: My friend came out of ihram without shaving his head. He was willing to shave his head but someone misled him that it’s not necessary if umrah was done once before. He completed his sa’ee and asked someone to shave his head but he didn’t understand or whatever that person said. He came to… read more »
Q: Is it permissible to use Deep Freeze/Deep Heat when in ihraam (for pains etc.)? The spray and ointment has a strong menthol smell. A: Yes. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by: Mufti Zakaria Makada Checked & Approved: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source
Q: I frequently travel to Saudi Arabia. What if I decide to do umrah one day from Dammam to Madinah. Do I need to wear ihram from my house/hotel in Dammam or can I wear the ihram at Dammam airport also. A: If you travel from Dammaam to Madinah Munawwarah and thereafter from Madina Munawarah to Makkah… read more »
Q: If a woman in the state of ihraam wore the niqab for six hours and thereafter removed it to make wudhu, and after ten or fifteen minutes, she wore it again for six hours, will there be any damm upon her? A: The shar’ee ruling is that if one wears a cloth which is impermissible in the… read more »