Q: What is Tawaf?
A: Tawaf is the walk around Kabah seven times in an anti-clockwise direction, starting from the corner of Hajr Al Aswad.
Q: After the completion of Tawaf where the Pilgrims offer two Rakahs prayers?
A: The pilgrims offer two Rakahs prayers behind the Maqam Ibrahim, reciting surat Al Kafirun in the first Rakah and Surat Al-Ikhlas.
Q: How long the whole Sa’i is?
A: The whole Sa’i is 3.5 round trip.
Q: what is the requirement for trimming hairs?
A: Man should shave the whole head or trim hairs, while women should cut a small portion of their hair.
Q: When the pilgrim come out in the state of Ihram?
A: After the completion of Umrah pilgrim comes out from Ihram and wear normal clothes and being free to do everything forbidden in the state of Ihram.
Q: Who Is Mahram for Women?
A: Mahram is either her husband or close relatives who are not permitted to marry her like her father, brother, uncle, son etc.
Q: If women are in the state of Menstruation at Miqat what she will do?
A: The woman pilgrim who arrives at Miqat in state of menstruation should be in the state of Ihram with the exception of Tawaf around the Kabah as the holy Prophet had asked Hadrat Ayesha and Asma to do.
Q:What is Hajj Tamattu?
A: The best way to perform Hajj is Hajj Tamattu, which means you perform Umrah first, then come out of Ihram until Hajj starts, whereupon you put on Ihram again.
Q: Will Hajj of young children is valid?
A: Yes, Hajj is considered valid but they are not exempted from the obligations of Hajj after they grow up.
Q: If pilgrim take a child who is at an age of discretion then what to do?
A: At this condition the pilgrim, his guardian should make the intention (Niyya) for Ihram and utter Talbiha and all other acts of worship on the behalf of a child.
Q: Is ihram is mandatory on behalf of the children?
A: No it’s a voluntary act.
Q: should a woman wear gloves in the state of Ihram?
A: No women shouldn’t wear gloves and permitted to cover her face with the veil.
Q: Is any kind of saffron or perfumes allow during hajj and umrah?
A: Pilgrim should avoid any kind of perfumes, scents or perfumes during the performance of Hajj and Umrah.
Q: What are the limitations of Hajj?
A: The pilgrim should avoid all type obscenities, wickedness and wrangling.
Q: Who is called Muhrim?
A: Muhrim is not permitted to marry or be married, nor he is permitted to propose marriage.
Q: what are the rules and regulations for Makkah city?
A:Makkah is the Holy city until the day of Judgement. Its trees not cut, its animals not abused, its fresh herbage shall not be cut. Anything found shall not be picked up except by the one who expects to inform about them or return them.
Q: What are the essential things to do on entering Makkah?
A: The pilgrim should take a bath, and always put his right foot first when arrives at the Scared Mosque.
Q: should pilgrim walk during Tawaf?
A: During the first three rounds the gait of pilgrim should be fast with short steps, but the last four laps should be a normal walk.
Q: What the pilgrim do if forget about number of laps?
A: As the pilgrim forgets he should consider as correct the times he is sure about.
Q: Is there any blame in performing Tawaf beyond Maqam e Ibrahim?
A: There is no blame in performing Tawaf especially when the place is overloaded. The entire mosque is open for Tawaf. But the Tawaf near the Kabah is better than other places.
Q: How is the climate of Makkah?
A: the climate of Makkah is dry, the pilgrim should take moisturizing lotion or Vaseline in luggage because these things are costly at Makkah.
Q: Is flue vaccination necessary for pilgrim?
A: Flue is very common during Hajj days if the pilgrim unable to be vaccinated then the Flue aid sachets which prevent from allergy should be taken in luggage.
Q: During Hajj days how long Talbiya offered by the pilgrims?
A: the pilgrim enjoined the Talbiya until they have thrown pebbles at Aqaba?
Q: which prayers offered at Mina?
A: the prayers of Asar, Maghrib, Isha, and Fajar are to be performed at Mina.
Q: How long pilgrim should stay at Arafat?
A: They should stay at Arafat until the declination of the sun at midday.
Q: Which two prayers offer together at Arafat?
A: the prayer of Dhuhr and Asr (shortened and combined) at the time of Dhuhr, under the single Adhan and two separate Iqamahs.
Q: At which time pilgrims proceed to Muzdalifah?
A: They proceed to Muzdalifah until the sunsets.
Q: Which two prayers offer together at Muzdalifah?
A: the three Rakahs prayers of Maghrib and two Rakahs Isha prayer with one Adhan and two Iqamahs.
Q: How long the pilgrim’s stat at Muzdalifah?
A: The pilgrims stay the night at Muzadalifah until the Fajr prayer.
Q: what is the slaughter time period?
A: the slaughter time continues until sunset on the third day of Tashreeq.