Questions and Answers About Hajj

April 16, 2021

Questions and Answers About Hajj

 

  • Hajj means to  intend.
  • Hajj made compulsory in 9 H.
  • First Hajj offered in 9 H.
  • Hajj ordained in Surah Baqara.
  • The holy prophet performed only 1 Hajj in 10th H.
  • There are 3 types of Hajj.
  • One tawaf of Kaaba is known as Shoot.
  • Tawaf begins from Shoot.
  • Number of Jamarat is 3

  • Mosque located in Mina is
  • At Meekat, Hujjaj assume the state of Ihraam.
  • Kalima Tauheed is recited during Hajj.
  • At Mina the ritual of offering sacrifice is performed.
  • Jamart-throwing of pebbles, it is performed on 10th, 11th, 12th and 13th of Zul Hajj.
  • Maghrib and Isha both prayers are offered together at Muzdalifa on 9th Zil Hajj.
  • Name of the place where the pilgrims go from Arafat is Muzdalifa.
  • First structure of Kaaba was built by Hazrat Adam (A.S)
  • Ibrahim & Ismail rebuilt Kaaba 4500 years ago.
  • Yum-e-Nahar is called to the Day of Sacrifice.
  • Yum e Arafat is 9th Zul Hajj.
  • One khutba is recited during Hajj.
  • Al-Imarn is the surah in which Hajj is  Commanded.
  • Holy prophet sacrificed 63 camels during Hajj.
  • Adam and Hazrat Hawa performed the first ever Hajj.
  • Running b/w Safa & Marwa seven times is called Sayee.
  • Most important step of Hajj after assuming Ahram is Waquf.
  • Waqoof-e-Arfah is the Rukn-e-Azam of Hajj.
  • With the performance of Rami on the 10th Zil-Hajj, the most of the bindings of Hajj on the pilgrim released.
  • Three upright stones are called Jamarat.
  • After Waquf the most important step is Tawaf.
  • In Hajj there are three obligations (Farz).
  • Umrah can be performed at any time throughout the year except 9th to 11th Zil -Hajj.
  • Hujjaj stay at Mina for one day, the second day at Arafat and the final day, encampment is done for a night at Muzdalfah, it is called Wuquf.
  • Who said that Hajj is greatest of all worships: Imam Malik.
  • How many undesirable acts of Ihraam are there: 6
  • How many permitted acts of Ihraam are there: four
  • Prohibitions and restructions of Ihram are 8.
  • The first and the foremost Farz of Hajj and Umrah is Ihraam.
  • The first and inner most circle around Ka‘ba is: Masjid-e-Haram.
  • The second circle around Kaba is: Makkah Mukaramah.
  • The third circle around Kaba is: Haram.
  • Who firstly fixed boundaries of Haram, the third circle around Kaaba: Hazrat Adam (A.S).
  • The fourth cirle around Kaba is: Mowaqeet.
  • The place where no one can advance without putting on Ihram is Mowaqeet.
  • Two thousand years before the creation of Adam (A.S), Kaba was constructed.
  • Angels built Kaba firstly in the universe.
  • During the Noah‘s time Kaaba disappeared due to flood.
  • The gate which is the best for the pilgrims to enter in Kaba is Bab-e-Salam.
  • Hajr-e-Aswad means black stone.
  • Actual color of Hajr-e-Aswad was white.
  • The small piece of land b/wk Rukn-e-Islam and Rukn-e-Yamani is called Hateem.
  • The place where offering prayer is just like offering prayer inside Kaba is Hateem.
  • There are five types of Tawaf.
  • Hajji go to Al-Multazim after completing the seven round.
  • Al-Multazim means the place of holding.
  • The portion of the wall of Kaba which is b/w its door and Hajr-e-Aswad is called al-Multazim.
  • Sayee is commenced from Safa and ends at Marwa.
  • After performing Say‘ee Hujjaj go to Maina (Mina)
  • Muzdalfa is a plain.
  • Muzdalfa is located b/w Mina & Arafat.
  • Muzdalfa is located six miles from Makkah Mukarramah.
  • From Mina Muzdalfa is three miles away.
  • Muzdalfa is called Sacred Monument in Quran.
  • At Muzdalfa Maghrib & Isha prayers are offered together.
  • Pebbles are collected from Muzdalifa.
  • Jamarat which is nearest to Makkah is called Jamarat-ul-Uqba.
  • Smallest Jamarat is Jamarat-al-Sughra.
  • Rami is held at Maina.
  • Talbiah is stopped after Rami.
  • Dhulhulaifah is the Meeqat for the people of Pakistan.
  • Dhulhulaifah is a point six mile from Madina Munawwara.

 


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