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When umrah season will start/open after hajj 2017?

'Umrah/'Omrah العمرة has no special time in the year you can do it whenever you want to. You even can perform or combine hajj and 'Omrah at the same time, however the period of hajj is limited and ...
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Is there any month or time in the year that Haj&Umrah can not be done?

You can't do Hajj at ANYTIME except its specified due time in the 12th month of Dhu al-Hijjah. Umrah, on the other hand, is open ended; you can do it absolutely anytime. The best time for Umrah (the ...
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Do males wear under garments in Ihram?

All perfect praise be to Allah I will try be as short as possible. An-Nawawi may Allaah have mercy upon him said: 'If a person in a state of Ihraam (either for Hajj or 'Umrah) needs to ...
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Niyat for Sunnah Umrah Namaz

In the name of Allah, the Entirely Merciful, the Especially Merciful To be honest, I don’t know what its precise phrase is, but as far as I can remember, (according to Shia Islam) it is not Wajib to ...
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Can I go with my mother as a mahram for umrah?

Yes you can (at least I'm pretty sure because of your age)! The four conditions on which scholars have consensus for a male mahram to accompany a woman while traveling are: being a Muslim الإسلام ...
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Can I perform Umrah with my paternal uncle?

Allah the almighty says: Prohibited to you [for marriage] are ... your brother's daughters, your sister's daughters, .... (4:23) This means your paternal uncle is a mahram and you can therefore ...
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When umrah season will start/open after hajj 2017?

The very simple question has been complicatedly answered here, after Ramadan every year the Saudi government stop issuing Umra Visas until completion of the Hajj. And even after Hajj for reasons of a ...
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What are the alternatives of Hajj?

Anything you would do with good intentions and in the way prescribed in Quran and Sunnah, either it is from the rights of Allah (Huqooq-ullah) or from the rights of his servants (Huqooq-al-Ibad), ...
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How many Umras and Hajj were done by the Prophet (SAW)?

It has been recorded that the Messenger of Allah (saws) performed a total of four Umrahs and one Hajj pilgrimage. Umrah 1: 6th Hijri, after the Treaty of Hudaibiya. Although he was not allowed to ...
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Is there anything in the Quran or Hadith in that making supplications during Hajj or Umrah have a higher chance of getting accepted?

Asalaam Alaikum it is a proven and established in islam to make dua in certian times and certian places if the person is able. there are reports about making dua between the adhan and iqamah, during ...
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Is it impermissible for women to run/jog between safa and marwa (during hajj/umrah saee)?

It is not prescribed and is against the sunnah for women to run. عن عائشة أنها سئلت: على النساء رمل؟ فقالت: أليس لكن بنا أسوة؟ ليس عليكن رمل بالبيت، ولا بين الصفا والمروة Ayesha was asked: Should ...
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what is umrah condition for old women if she had no mehram?

According to Saudi law: Women over the age of forty-five (45) may travel without a Mahram with an organized group, They must, however submits a no objection letter from her husband, son or brother ...
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Upcoming Umrah, went on BC but still spotting

There's no such thing as a minimum amount of spotting. Once menses is recognized by its attributes it is menses no matter how few it is and all related rulings apply. And menses only ends when there'...
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Can ZamZam water improve a person at a neurological level?

The hadith you refer to is qualified as weak (see for example here the doubt expressed by al-Hakim from Nishapur about one narrator who basically is truthful) or fabricated by some scholars others ...
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Does hajj become compulsory if you perform um-rah?

haj is obligatory one time in a life if you have enough financial resources so it is better to perform first haj then umrah.
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Is it possible to shave head before departing for Hajj

It's better you don't cut your scalp hair in such a manner that sufficient hair is not available for cutting/shaving, crop cut look is better to be avoided before embarking. Cutting of scalp hair or ...
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Can we perform hajj or umrah with loan money?

The islamic scholars are in agreement that Hajj is only obligatory on those who are capable of that because Allah said: {And [due] to Allah from the people is a pilgrimage to the House - for whoever ...
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Incomplete umra

Umra is a religious pilgrimage but does not constitute to the five pillars of Islam. However, if one wants to do it then there is no prohibition either. If you can't afford umra becuase your baby is ...
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Is it permissible to use safety pins to hold ihram together while doing umrah?

Yes you can have a safety pin to hold your "Ahram" or "Ihram". But when i was going for Umrah, i bought a book. It was written that you cannot use stitched cloth to cover your body or on your body. ...
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Is it permissible to use safety pins to hold ihram together while doing umrah?

Is it just safety pins or belt you can use to keep your ihram izaar up? Some use nothing - pretty confident just in case.
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Is it permissible to use safety pins to hold ihram together while doing umrah?

When doing my haj the Malaysian authorities gave us big saftey pins to keep our top ihram from falling off. So yes you can use them.
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Point of ihram for umrah

wasalam, If you had decided to do umrah before traveling, and from the time you started your journey your intention was to do umrah, then you should enter ihram from the miqaat, because the intention ...
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Meekat for second umrah

Since you're already in Mekka, you have to go outside the sacred area and do ihram from there. I think the common place mekkans is a Masjid called Tanim, located beyond the haram of the city.
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Does umrah expiate all types of sins?

Performing Umrah (or Hajj) doesn't cleanse you of sins. The only way you can cleanse yourself of your sins is when you repent sincerely and decide not to repeat them. But if your sins are those where ...
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Travelling to Saudi for Umrah, my parents are there too. How should I make the niyah?

In the name of Allah, the Entirely Merciful, the Especially Merciful According to my researches, it is not necessary for you to take trip to Mecca with Ihram (pilgrim's specific garb). In other words,...
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Should I take-off and wear again the ihram when want to perform another umrah

You can make your repeated Umrah using the same cloth [2] but to catch the sunnah you should take shower [1] and differently you have to take off your cloth. But you don't want to do that so only make ...
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Can I avoid wearing Ihram when going for umrah if it's too inconvenient for me, and wear it in Masjid Ayesha after staying in hotel in Makkah?

I want to travel from Germany to Jeddah and my wife and baby daughter of 16 months will also be traveling with me. I want to perform Umrah with my wife and daughter, but If I wear Ihram from Germany ...

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