Sa’ee

Sa'ee

Sa’ee After it, you will have to perform the Sa’ee. Like the Tawaf, it, too, will be done under the guidance of someone. You may, however, bear two or three things in mind in respect of it. Sa’ee signifies the ritual of covering, at a …

ZamZam

zam zam

Then go to Zam-Zam and drink to your heart’s content its water in three breaths saying Bismillah in the beginning and Alhamd-o-Lillah at the end and make earnest supplications to Allah. A Du’a (supplication), indeed, is the one that is made from the bottom of …

How is tawaf done

How is tawaf done

When intending to perform the Tawaf you should stand before the Hajr-e-Aswad in such a position that your right shoulder is in line with the left edge of the Stone (meaning, the edge which is towards your left) and the whole of it is on …

Tawaf and Sa’ee

Tawaf and Sa'ee

Your first act on reaching Masjid-e-Haram will be the Tawaf. You should remember that on the ship you had donned the Ihram only for Umrah and formulated the Niyyat for it alone. Hence, you have now to do only the Tawaf of Umrah. You had …

Be Attentive

Be Attentive

The car or bus will drop you at your Muallim’s place. You should at once go to Masjid-e-Haram for paying your respects to the House of Ka’aba and perform the Tawaf of Umrah. If you are not with Wazu, you should perform it, for it …

To Makkah from Jeddah

To Makkah from Jeddah

As we have seen already, there is left a day and a half’s journey to Jedda from the place where Ihram is put on the ship. Allah willing, your ship will disembark you safely at Jedda. There you will be enquired about your Muallim (guide), …

Restrictions of Ihram

Restrictions of Ihram

Abstain from doing the following things: On reciting the Talbia with the NIyyat of Umrah (or Haj) you have entered into the state of Ihram. Now until you have performed the Umrah on reaching Makkah you cannot put on a stitched dress, or cover your …

Ihram and its method

Restrictions of Ihram

Ihram, in fact, does not mean the wearing of the two sheets, but the period of Ihram will begin when you will recite the Taiba with the Niyyat (precise formulation of the intention) of the Haj or Umrah after offering up the two Raka’ats Namaz …