Looking at women during the Hajj

Reference: ad-Durar an-Naadhirah fil-Fataawa al-Mu’aasirah – Page 451
‘Abdul-‘Azeez Aal ash-Shaykh – ad-Da’wah 1543, Muharram 1417AH

Question: What is the ruling regarding looking at women during the Hajj?

Response: Looking at women for whom you are not a mahram is prohibited during the Hajj and other than it; However, its [level of] prohibition is greater during the Hajj.

Abu 'Abdullaah

About Abu 'Abdullaah

- from London, UK. He is a graduate of the Islaamic University of Madeenah, having graduated from the Institute of Arabic Language, and later the Faculty of Sharee'ah in 2004.