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Wearing Ihraam while suffering from a urine problem

Q: I am going for umrah in April and I have a problem that after finishing the urination, I still dripping for a while so I would like to know that if I can wear an underwear to hold on? A: No. You may place piece of tissue or toilet paper around your private area....

Kissing in the state of Ihraam

Q: If the husband kisses the wife without passion during ihram, what penalty must he pay? A: If there was no lust perceived, then dam is not compulsory. However as a precaution, it is better for one to give a little sadaqah.  And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best....

Entering Makkah to perform Salaah

Q: If a person lives in the premises of the meeqat like Jeddah then is it obligatory for them to do tawaaf of the kaaba on every visit if not in ihraam? If they go for jumua salah then they have to do tawaf or they can go only for salaah? I heard that it is the right...

Entering Makkah without Ihraam

Q: I once performed umrah when I was baaligh in my early stages. Me and my grandparents had entered makkah without being in ihram and also I did not wear proper shoes in ihram however all of this was unkowingly as I had not yet been thaught that. Should I still pay a...

Umrah and Ihraam related questions

Q: Can one wear sandals while making sa'i of saffa and marwah. Also can one use toothpaste in the state of ihram and what should one do if one has a problem with urine drops when in ihraam? A: Yes. Avoid using toothpaste, as it contains some form of a sweet perfume...

Hair falling unintentionally in Ihraam

Q: If any hair from my head falls out unintentionally in ihram will dum be wajib? A: No. And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Original Source Link

Wearing a normal niqaab when performing umrah

Q: Is it permissible for a female to wear a normal niqaab when performing umrah, or does she have to keep her face uncovered while in ihraam? The cap purdah is very difficult to use.  A: If she wears a normal niqaab she will have to give sadaqah or dam, depending on...

Mazi problem

Q: I have 2 questions regarding performing Umrah and having Mazi leaking out and wearing the tissue.​ 1. After visiting the bathroom I wrap a tissue around my private part (I usually tie a rubber band or string to keep tissue there) to ensure any drops that come out,...