· In the morning of 8th Zilhij or in between the night of 7th and 8th Zilhajj, a pilgrim takes bath as Sharia has described. One must take water into the softer part of nose and to the dead end of throat is essential. The whole body must be washed by water. Not even a single hair should remain dry or at least the intention should be in that direction.
· After completion of ‘Two Rakat of Nafil’, a man must uncover his head. And beg ‘dua’ of intention for performing Umrah.
LAB - BAIK - LA SHAREEKA - LAKA- LAB - BAIK-
INNAL HAMDA - WAL NAMATA LA KA WAL MULK
LA SHAREEKA- LAK.”
Wearing of Ehram:
a) A man needs to wear two white sheets of clothing. One is wrapped on the lower part of the body. Belt may be used to tighten the lower sheet of clothing to the waist. The second clothing sheet is wrapped over the upper body. On this stage head and the front of the feet must be uncovered; socks and shoes are not allowed after EHRAM has been worn.
b) A lady may wear loosened dress comprising of shirt and trousers. HEAD must be covered by scarf . Face be uncovered. Offer two Rakat Nafil Prayer & the head must be covered by upper sheet of Ehram clothing.
Start the rituals of hajj by proceeding to Mina with the intention of performing hajj