Is calling someone alhaja/alhaji an innovation, they do it a lot in Nigerian culture? This is the definition 1. (in West Africa) a Muslim who has been to Mecca as a pilgrim (often used as a title)
In Halal/Haram Matters
Apr 4th, 2018
This is not appropriate as it will bring riya in that person’s heart. Why not call them worshippers or fasters of Ramadan as well?