Details: Rafiq ul-Haramayn – English, New Improved Print,
*[A5] Paperback – 264 pages,
by Mawlana Ilyas Qadiri Attari.
Translated into English by Majlis-e-Tarajim
Maktaba-e-Madinah, Dawate Islami, Karachi, Pakistan.
This newly translated guide contains all the neccessary information plus so much more. All the shari’i aspects (fiqh) of Hajj and or Umra pilgrimage from wearing the Ihram to performing the different types of Hajj, ziyarah to the different mosques and sacred places, all explained clearly in simple English.
Brief Contents :
This is an extract ; the actual ‘Table of Contents‘ is far more extensive.
—Suggestions for Hajj Pilgrims,
—Excellence of Hajj,
—The Five Miqat,
—The different types of Hajj,
—Haraam Acts in Ihram,
—Ihram for Women,
—First of The Holy Ka’bah,
—The Intention of Umrah,
—The Intention of Hajj,
—Method of Umrah,
—Method of Tawaf,
—Safah and Marwah,
—Zam Zam Water,
—Halq or Taqsir,
—Advice for all Hajis,
—What to do during stay during Makkah?
—Haram Acts during Tawaf,
—Leaving for Mina,
—Ritual Sacrifice for Hajj,
Pilgrimage to Madinah
—Preparation of the Visit,
—When the sight of the blessed Green Dome appears for the First Time,
—Salaah in gratitude,
—Sending Salaam upon the Beloved Prophet, Salla Allahu ‘alayhi wa Sallam,
—Making Salaam upon the Shaykhayn together,
—Not turning your back upon the Prophet, Salla Allahu ‘alayhi wa Sallam,
—Reward of 50,000 i’tikaf,
—Reward of Many Hajj,
—Excellence of Fasting in Madinah,
—Jannat al Baqi graveyard,
—Ziyarat of Holy Sites in Makkah tul Mukarramah,
—Ziyarat of Holy Sites in Madinah tul Munawwarah,
—Offences and their expiations,
—Parable of the Hujjaj,
Written by ‘Amir Ahl al-Sunnat’ – Hadrat Allama Mawlana Muhammad Ilyas Qadri Razvi.