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June 2016
Ihram refers to a dedicated state only towards Allah Almighty in which every pilgrim has to enter to perform a pilgrimage. Muslims enter into the specified state by wearing two plain unstitched white cotton sheets. Every pilgrim has to start his/her state of ihram before crossing the ‘miqat’ (location specified for assuming ihram) points. List...
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Hajr-e-Aswad, also famous as ‘Black Stone’, is one of the most prime Islamic landmarks all over the world. Tawaf (taking seven rounds around the Holy Kaaba) in Hajj and Umrah starts and ends from Black Stone. Every pilgrim in Hajj and Umrah try to touch and kiss the stone. Black Stone has many facts that...
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Zamzam is an Arabic word that is specified for miraculous water that is located in Makkah. The water is coming from the ‘Well of Zamzam’ that is about 20m away from the Kaaba on its east side. According to Islamic history, the water source was created as a result of a miracle. Its history is...
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Muslim community all over the world has a strong faith that the Holy Kaaba is the most sacred place in the whole world. Millions of pilgrims travel to Makkah every year to attend the annual ceremony of Hajj. Non-Muslims are not allowed to enter in this sacred city and violators are punished with a fine...
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Madinah is the second most sacred city after Makkah among all Muslim community of the whole world. It is located in Hijaz and also the capital of the Al Madinah Region of Saudi Arabia. This city is honoured so much because it contains Masjid-al-Nabawi that is the resting place of the last Prophet (PBUH). Holy...
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