Pilgrims Can Stay Inside Rawdah Sharif for 10 Minutes

9:17 - August 14, 2022
News ID: 3480079
TEHRAN (IQNA) – According to Saudi authorities, pilgrims visiting the Prophet’s Mosque in Medina are allowed to stay inside the Rawdah Sharif for 10 minutes only.

Rawdah Sharif


The ministry clarified that people wishing to enter the honorable kindergarten are obliged to issue a permit through Tawakkalna or Eatamarna applications, Saudi Gazette reported.

It is worth mentioning that the spokesman of the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah, Hisham Saeed had confirmed earlier that more than 70 million permits were issued during the last season 1443 AH to perform Umrah in the Great Mosque of Makkah and to perform prayers in the Rawdah Sharif.

All those wishing to perform the rituals of Umrah or prayer in the Rawdah Sharif, whether Saudi citizens, residents, and Persian Gulf Cooperation Council countries nationals or those with various kinds of visas, can now issue permits and choose the appropriate times for performing Umrah.

The new season of Umrah season started on Muharram 1, 1444, corresponding to July 30, 2022.

According to announcement, some 900,000 visas and permits have been issued for pilgrims coming from around the world. Saudi Arabia announced that there will be no limit in the number of foreign pilgrims for Umrah this year.


Source: Agencies