Fatwa: # 17788
Category: Hajj and Umrah (Pilgrimage)
Country: South Africa
Date: 31st March 2009

Title

Can a son pay for his parents Umrah trip?

Question

i just want to know..iff a son wants to pay for his parents umrah to get ajar..is it allowes in islam or the parents have to to pay for their own umrah trip??

Answer

In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful

Assalaamu `alaykum waRahmatullahi Wabarakatuh


It will be permissible to send your parents for Umrah with your expenses. Infact this is an ideal opportunity to attain great rewards for serving ones parents.

And Allah knows best

Wassalamu Alaikum

Ml. Luqman Hansrot,
Student Darul Iftaa

Checked and Approved by:

Mufti Ebrahim Desai
Darul Iftaa

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