The World Federation Islamic Laws

Ritual 428

The exceptions to the rule of staying in Mina are the following categories:

1. A person who finds it difficult to stay for fear of endangering their life or property;

• those spending the whole night in worship in Makkah, except for the time needed to meet necessities like food, drink, etc.;

• those who, having performed the tawaf, remain in prayer, then leave Makkah, and get beyond Aqabatil Madaniyyeen. They can sleep en route before getting to Mina, and

• people who supply the pilgrims with water.