Istiftaat > Validity of Umrah for minors
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Q: If a girl who is one and a half or two years went to Umrah and performed the Umrah rituals, is her Ihram deemed valid although she is very young? 

A: Al-Waliy (guardian) is the one who holds the responsibility of Ihram performed by the young boy or girl, in which he teaches him/her what to say, or he can recite them on his/her behalf. He also prevents them from making any prohibitions of Ihram and makes him/her perform the acts of Ihram; otherwise, he performs them on him/her behalf.