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stoning

22

Aug
2018
1st Day of Tashreeq
Posted by: Tawaf 360 /710
The main task in this day is the stoning of the three Jamarat. It is Sunnah to start first by al-Jamara al-Soughra (Smallest), then al-Jamara al-Wusta (Middle) and thirdly al-jamara al-Kubra (Biggest, jamrat al-Aqaba). He throws each one with seven pebbles (one a the time) saying at each throw of one pebble: بسم الله والله أكبر  “(in the […]
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eid

21

Aug
2018
Day of Eid – The 10th Day of Dhul Hijjah
Posted by: Tawaf 360 /730
When the day breaks, it is a Sunnah to pray Fajr prayer then you say: “Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar three times, La ilaha illa Allah, Allahu Akbar wa Lillah el Hamd. You supplicate while raising both hands and facing the Kibla. Then you walk or ride to Mina for the stoning of Jamarat Al-aQabah. • On […]
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Day-of-Arafa

20

Aug
2018
Day of Arafa – The 9th Day of Dhul Hijjah
Posted by: Tawaf 360 /750
• After Fajr prayers and after sunrise, the pilgrim travels from Mina to Arafat. You should increase the repetition of Talbiyah and Takbeer with loud voice (Women should not raise their voices while saying it). • In Arafat, the accommodations are even less comfortable than those in Mina, BUT you are now closer to achieving your goal: an […]
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19

Aug
2018
Day of Tarweya | The 8th Day of Dhul Hijjah
Posted by: Tawaf 360 /530
This 8th day of Dhul-Hijja is also known as the day of Tarweya ( يوم التروية ) because they used to drink plenty of water for the journey. It is preferred for the Hajji to do the following: Cut his hair or shave it as he used to do before. Cut his nails and remove […]
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moon

14

Jun
2018
Eid al-Fitr عيد الفطر‎
Posted by: Tawaf 360 /1110
Eid al-Fitr عيد الفطر‎ is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting (sawm). This religious Eid is the first and only day in the month of Shawwal during which as Muslims we are not permitted to fast. The holiday celebrates the conclusion […]
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11

Jun
2018
The pillars ( أركان الحج ) and the requirements of Hajj ( واجبات الحج)
Posted by: Tawaf 360 /950
Although not all scholars and school of thoughts have agreed on specific pillars, the following four pillars are the most agreed upon: 1. Ihraam 2. Tawaaf 3. Sa’y 4. Woqoof in Arafat. Note: If a pilgrim fails to perform a pillar, then his Hajj is not complete. With regards to the requirements of Hajj ( […]
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10

Jun
2018
Types of Hajj
Posted by: Tawaf 360 /990
Hajj can be performed in three different ways: Tamattu’, – Qiraan, –and Ifraad. a) Tamattu` ( تمتع ) means performing `Umrah during the Hajj season, getting out of Ihram, and on the Day of Tarwiyah (8th Dhul-Alhijja) entering the state of Ihram again with the intention to perform Hajj. This type of Hajj is the […]
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10

Jun
2018
Obligation to perform Hajj
Posted by: Tawaf 360 /540
The obligation of Hajj is confirmed by the Quran and the Sunnah of the Messenger of Allah, as well as the consensus agreement of Muslim scholars. Whoever denies the obligation of Hajj will be regarded an infidel, and whoever abandons it because of his indifference to it, though he admits its obligation, is on the verge of disbelief. […]
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