22 August 2019   20. Zul Hijja 1440
web joinourmailinglist    facebook    twitter   whatsapp    youtube    saflag

Hajj and Umrah

For the benefit for those intending to perform ‘Umrah or HajjI have compiled a list of tips (Dos/Don’ts) to ensure the time spent in the blessed lands is time well spent.

One never tires of gazing at the sight of the House of Allah, the Kaa'ba. The site upon which the mercy and blessings of Allah are constantly descending.

‘Udhiya’ is an Arabic word meaning "blood sacrifice", and ‘Qurbani’ is an Urdu and Persian word derived from the Arabic word "Qurban" which literally means an act performed to seek Allah’s pleasure. It is technically used for the sacrifice of an animal slaughtered for the sake of Allah.

Hajj (Pilgrimage) and its Excellence - Riyaadus SaaliheenAllah, the Exalted, says: "And Hajj (pilgrimage to Makkah) to the House (Ka`bah) is a duty that mankind owes to Allah, those who can afford the expenses (for one's conveyance, provision and residence); and whoever disbelieves [i.e., denies Hajj (pilgrimage to Makkah), then he is a disbeliever of Allah], then Allah stands not in need of any of the `Alamin (mankind, jinn and all that exists).'' (3:97)

The Foundation of the Prophet(saw)’s Mosque was Laid on Piety

To fully appreciate the physical dimensions of the Hajj let us consider the Hajj as a dynamic system. On arrival you are going to be wearing the Ihram...

Page 4 of 5
vacancies
banking details
web marregistration
Publications

Nisab

20/08/2019

  • Mahr Fatimi: R13 924.36
  • Minimum Mahr: R278.49
  • Zakaah Nisaab: R5569.74

Important Dates

  • Thursday, 1 August 2019
    Zul Hijjah Moon Sighting

Subscribe