Category Archives: umrah

HOLY KAABAH, THE MUSLIM’S QIBLA

HOLY KAABAH, THE MUSLIM’S QIBLA

  There is a huge population of Muslims in the world, and every time when they pray, they turn their faces towards the one direction, that is Holy Kaabah, Saudi Arabia. The term is Islam for the direction is Qibla. When a Muslim ready to pray, no matter where that person is, he turns towards the direction or Qibla,… Continue reading »

REQUIREMENTS TO TRAVEL FOR HAJJ

REQUIREMENTS TO TRAVEL FOR HAJJ

Travelling for the sacred annual pilgrimage (Hajj) towards the most blessed city Makkah requires physical, spiritual, financial and material preparation. Particular logistical and religious requirements must be met before a person can set off for the sacred trip. The Hajj is a sacred journey of a lifetime and a dream of every Muslim, during which a person is… Continue reading »

Conditions And Prohibition of Umrah

Conditions And Prohibition of Umrah

In this article we are going to tell you the basic conditions that are necessary to perform Umrah. Islam A person must be a Muslim before they are obliged to perform ‘Umrah (once in their lifetime). Therefore, non-Muslims are not required to perform ‘Umrah. Maturity A person must reach the age of puberty (‘Baligh’) before… Continue reading »