Tag: Circumambulation الطواف

Umar on Fate: O Allah, if my fate is evil then change it

April 3, 2017

Abu Uthman Al-Hindi reported: Umar ibn Al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, was performing Ṭawāf around the House and he was weeping, saying, “O Allah, if you have written me among the blessed, then affirm it therein. And if you have written me among the sinful and the damned, then wipe it away and […]

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Hadith on Hajj: In the Messenger of Allah you have an excellent example

February 8, 2014

Ibn Abbas reported: He was circling the House with Mu’awiya and Mu’awiya would touch all of its corners. Ibn Abbas said, “Why did you touch these two corners? The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, did not touch these two.” Mu’awiya said, “Nothing from the House should be abandoned.” Ibn Abbas said, […]

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Hadith on Pilgrimage: Permission for menstruating women to perform Hajj except for Tawaf

February 3, 2014

Aisha reported: I arrived in Mecca while I was menstruating and I did not circle the House, nor did I run between mount Safa and Marwa. I complained about it to the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, and he said, “Do as the other pilgrims are doing, but do not circle […]

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Ibn Taymiyyah on Menses: Permission for a menstruating woman to recite the Quran

February 3, 2014

Ibn Taymiyyah said, “It is said it is not permissible to recite the Quran for one with major impurity but it is permissible for the menstruating woman, either with unrestricted permission or if she fears she will forget it. This is the way of Malik and it is the opinion in the school of Ahmad […]

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Hadith on Ka’bah: The lives and wealth of believers is more sacred than the Ka’bah

May 19, 2013

Abdullah ibn Umar reported: I saw the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, circling the Ka’bah and saying, “How pure you are and how pure is your fragrance! How great you are and how great is your sanctity! By the one in whose hand is the soul of Muhammad, the sanctity of […]

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Hadith on Pilgrimage: The Prophet appoints Abu Bakr in charge of the pilgrimage and he forbids obscenity

October 3, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, appointed Abu Bakr to be in charge of the pilgrimage before his farewell pilgrimage. On the day of sacrificing, Abu Bakr announced to the people, “No idolater will be permitted to perform the pilgrimage after this year; and no person will be permitted to […]

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Hadith on Christ: The Prophet saw Jesus Christ and the False Messiah at the Ka’bah in his vision

September 7, 2012

Abdullah reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, mentioned the False Messiah one day in front of the people, saying, “Verily, Allah does not have one eye while the False Messiah is blind in his right eye, which looks like a grape bulging from his head. While I was asleep near the Ka’bah […]

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