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Ihraam

Hanafi Fiqh

Purda in ihraam

Q: Kindly advise us about ihram purdah. We are leaving for umrah in one days time and really in need of naseehat as some people who are studying deen advise that the sin is great if purdah touches the face, so rather not wear. Whilst another person who frequents haram...

Hanafi Fiqh

Fasting on the day of Arafah

Q: When we go for Haj should we fast on the day of Arafah?A: Fasting on the day of Arafah is Sunnah for those who are not in the state of Ihraam. As for those who are in the state of Ihraam, fasting on the day of Arafah is not Sunnah, however it is permissible.And...

Hanafi Fiqh

Covering the feet when sleeping in ihraam

Q: In state of Ihraam I heard the shoelace area must be uncovered. What about when one sleeps covering the feet?A: The covering of the feet is permissible.And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by:Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Original Source...

Hanafi Fiqh

Using toothpaste while in ihraam

Q: Please advise me with regard to the use of toothpaste, mint sweets or any food which is meant for the use of a fragrant smell whilst in Ihraam.A: One should refrain from all fragrances in the state of ihraam.And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered...

Hanafi Fiqh

Tamattu Hajj

Q: I am planing to perform nafil haj and bestow it's rewards to my late parents and elder brother. Please guide me with the detailed procedure for the same. Also let me know whether after rami on 10 th of Zil Haj can I do the Halaq at Makkah instead of Mina and also...

Hanafi Fiqh

Purdah in Ihraam

Q: My mother requests a fatwa to show some women regarding the purdah in ihram, explaining: 1. The cloth should not touch the face 2. Purdah has to be observed from ghayr mahrams. There is a misconception amongst some women who, throughout the year observe purda,...

Hanafi Fiqh

Passing the miqaat without ihraam

Q: I went for quiet a few umrahs and in one of them, I cannot remember which one. The following occurred: Due to the fact that I cannot remember which umrah it was, I cannot remember where I read my Salaatul Ihraam. Along the way from Madinah Shareef to Makkah Shareef...