Hajj - the Journey of the Hearts. Morning of 8th of Dhul-Hijjah. Ihraam Clean yourself (Ghusl) Wear Ihraam garments Make Intention for Hajj Recite Talbiyah Avoid forbidden acts of Ihraam. Remaining day of 8 th of Dhul-Hijjah. Going to Mina
Spend the day and night in Mina
Salah at regular time but shortened
The time of Arafah starts after Dhuhr/Asr
Pray Maghrib/Isha when you arrive at Muzdalifah
Muzdalifah is a desert location approximately midway between Mina and Arafah. The pilgrim spends the night of the 10th of Dhul-Hijjah here.
Toilets and ablution facilities are available. Naturally, they are very crowded at all times. The pilgrims must be patient, courteous, and understanding to other fellow pilgrims.
On this day you have 4 missions:
Mission 1: Stone the large Jamarat
Mission 2: Slaughter the Hady
Mission 3: Shave/Trim your hair
Mission 4: Tawaf Al-Ifaadah
(THERE IS ALWAYS SPACEINSIDE)
Say ‘Laa ilaaha illa Allah, wahdahu laa sharika lah, lahul Mulk wa lahul hamd, wa Huwa ‘ala kulli shay’in Qadeer’ 100x.
Say the du’aa of entering the market place when you go there.
Give charity to those who sell meager things (sandals/eggs).
Attend the halaqahs that are given in Mina
Stay for the 13th of Dhul-Hijjah.
Remind people to go home as better Muslims
Forgive people that wrong you.
Talk to 10 different people from 10 different countries.
Compliment someone sincerely.
Visit the hospital and thank Allah for all that he has given you.
Take young Muslims and invite them to sit with the elders. Make them the center of attention.
Give a tafseer class after Salah / ask someone knowledgeable.
(For men) On the days of Eid, offer perfume to those around you.
Ask about the health of senior women in your group. Make sure they are attended to.
Focus hard on helping those immediately near you.
Assist them in purchasing their slaughter coupons.
Remember specific blessings Allah has bestowed upon you and say Alhamdulillah.
Pray to Allah using His most beautiful names (al Asmaa’ al Husna).
Use a Miswak.
Fill your pockets with candies and give to the children that you meet.
Always intend reward from Allah for everything you go through during Hajj.