A SINCERE TAUBAH
Explaining The meaning of Taubah Nasooh (a sincere repentance) mentioned in the Qur’aan Majeed, Hadhrat Yahya Bin Muaath (Rahmatullah alayh) said that a sincere Taubah engenders in the repenter four attributes:
1) Reduction in worldly ties
2) Understanding the contemptibility of the nafs
3) Closer ties with Allah Ta’ala by increased ibaadat
4) Understanding the insignificance of one’s worship.
Q. Will speaking during Tawaaf render it void?
A. It is not permissible to speak unnecessarily during Tawaaf. Although speaking will not invalidate the Tawaaf, it does become deficient.
Q. May one recite Qur’aan Shareef during Tawaaf?
A. Although reciting Qur’aan Shareef during Tawaaf is permissible, general Thikr is better.
Q. Is it permissible to give Qur’baani meat to a dog?
A. It is permissible to give Qur’baani meat to an animal with the intention of feeding it.
Q. When a person is making Hajj does he have to make Qur’baani in Makkah?
A. The normal Qur’baani which is done every year, may be done anywhere. The Dumm-e-Tamattu has to be done compulsorily in the Haram.