For what reason is Madina a significant city in Islam?
Madina is the most popular and sacred city for Muslims because Roza of Holy Prophet is in Madinah. Lovers of Prophet Muhammad visit Madinah whenever they wish. Visiting the Roza of Rasool is equal to seeing Holy Prophet. On the other hand, it is the place of spread of Islam.
WHAT DO YOU TAKE TO UMRAH?
Umrah is the religious journey to the holy destinations but a pilgrim needs to remain careful during his sacred journey. Keeping all the documents in your hands saves you from different dangers. You also need to take bottle of water and some eatables to avoid health damage.
Kaaba is the holy house of Allah Almighty. It is covered with a black sheet known as Kiswa. About 25kg of silver and 120kg of gold strings are used to caligraph the Quranic verses on the Kiswa. The shades of Kiswa changed from many colors to black. The covering of Kaaba (Ghilaf-e-Kaaba) is changes every year.
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Necessary vaccinations for Hajj and Umrah travel
All the pilgrims are required to be vaccinated before they start their journey and are required to submit these vaccination certificates as criteria to get Umrah visa. These diseases are Yellow fever, Meningococcal meningitis and Poliomyelitis. Covid-19 vaccination is highly recommended these days.
What are some of the rules of Ihram for women?
There is a difference between the Ihram of men and women. Men are required to keep one shoulder of their body naked. On the other hand, women are required to cover their whole body except face and hands. Face and hands should not be covered. It is not compulsory for women to wear white Ihram.
Important Facts to Know about Sayee ritual
Muslims perform different worships to become close to Allah Almighty. Sa’eey is one of them and is the main rite of Umrah. Without Sa’eey Umrah remains incomplete. It is performed after Tawaf of Holy Kabah. It is performed between the hills of Safa and Marwa.