Dhul Hijjah · Hajj · Islamic Months

Description of Hajj [Part 3]

Part 1 | Part 2  Saa’i between Safa and Marwah After completing the tawaaf around the Ka’abah the muhrim should go out to the Mas’aa (place for saa’i) and when he comes near to Safa’ he should recite: إِنَّ الصَّفَا وَالْمَرْوَةَ مِن شَعَائِرِ اللَّهِ “Verily, Safa and Marwah are of the Symbols of Allah,” [al-Baqarah… Continue reading Description of Hajj [Part 3]

Dhul Hijjah · Hajj · Islamic Months

Description of Hajj [Part 2]

Part 1 Ghusl when entering Makkah When the pilgrim approaches Makkah, he should do ghusl before entering, if possible, because the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam did ghusl before entering Makkah. [Muslim, 1259] Then when he enters al-Masjid al-Haraam he should do so with his right foot first, and say, Bismillah wa’l-salaatu wa’l-salaam ‘ala Rasool-Allah.… Continue reading Description of Hajj [Part 2]

Islamic Months · Rajab

The Night Journey and the Ascension [Part 2]

Part 1 Al-Aqsa Mosque This was a difficult time in the life of Prophet Muhammad salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, and this journey was a great compliment to him. The deliverance of the message was entering a new phase, and the establishment of the Muslim nation was about to begin. Prophet Muhammad salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam was… Continue reading The Night Journey and the Ascension [Part 2]