Umrah: Introduction (Part 1)

Umrah: (Part 2)

Umrah: Tawaaf (Part 3)

Umrah: ZamZam (Part 4)

Umrah: Sa’i (Part 5)

Umrah: Halq or Qasr (Final Part)

How to wear Ihraam?

Salaatur Raghaaib

Dhul Qa’da, Dhul Hijjah, Muharram and Rajjab are the four muhtaram sacred months (arba’t al hurum)

the night of Mi’raaj may have been in this month but no authentic reports.

On the night of the First Thursday of the month – superogatory prayers 12 units in 2s – NO evidence for such prayers in Saheeh or even Dha’eef hadith. Several ‘Ulama have said this is Bid’ah.

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First 10 days of Dhul Hijjah and Eid Al Adha

Significance of, activities and worship during, the first ten days of Dhul Hijjah. And details of Qurbani sacrifice of Eid Al Adha

  1. do not trim body hair (this is mubaah, as per Hanafi fiqh)
  2. excessive worship like fasting especially the 9th (Day of Arafat). The night of
  3. sacrifice animal on the 10th (waajib according to Hanafi fiqh based on the ayat of surah kauthar; sunnah in other schools)
    • necessary for anyone (man and woman) who is the owner of any spare cash / property / inventory of more than 7.5 tola of Gold or 52.5 tola of Silver

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