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TEHRAN (IQNA) – Muslims from all over the world can pay virtual visits to the holy sites in Mecca, Medina and Jerusalem al-Quds in the holy month of Ramadan (begins next week).
News ID: 3474366    Publish Date : 2021/04/05

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi officials said conditions have been prepared to host Umrah pilgrims in the holy month of Ramadan.
News ID: 3474354    Publish Date : 2021/04/04

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A special prayer area has been launched at Masjid al-Haram (the Grand Mosque) in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, for people with special needs.
News ID: 3474057    Publish Date : 2021/02/22

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The full moon appeared directly above the Kaaba in the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Islam's holiest site, today.
News ID: 3473833    Publish Date : 2021/01/29

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pilgrims performing the Umrah rituals are the only ones allowed to perform circumambulation around the Holy Kaaba in the Grand Mosque in Mecca.
News ID: 3473656    Publish Date : 2021/01/10

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi Arabia said it has received 5 million Umrah pilgrims and worshippers since the resumption of the rituals.
News ID: 3473501    Publish Date : 2020/12/24

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Around 1,500 Saudi women are assigned to perform various duties related to serving Umrah performers and visitors to the Grand Mosque in Mecca and the Prophet’s Mosque in Medina.
News ID: 3473464    Publish Date : 2020/12/21

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Saudi Arabia government has reportedly sacked nearly 100 imams and preachers from mosques in Mecca and Al-Qassim for failing to condemn activities of the ‘Muslim Brotherhood’ group despite instructions from the government.
News ID: 3473455    Publish Date : 2020/12/20

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Since the resumption of Umrah, the General Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques in Mecca has monitored temperatures of around 4 million people through thermal cameras.
News ID: 3473400    Publish Date : 2020/12/14

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques has recruited a group of distinguished translators speaking 21 languages to serve visitors in the hallways in Mecca’s Grand Mosque.
News ID: 3473376    Publish Date : 2020/12/12

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The oldest Adhan recitation recorded at Masjid al-Haram (the Grand Mosque in Mecca) dates back to some 140 years ago.
News ID: 3473228    Publish Date : 2020/11/25

TEHRAN (IQNA) – President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev presented a copy of the Holy Quran he brought from Mecca to the mosque in the city of Aghdam, which the country recently liberated.
News ID: 3473222    Publish Date : 2020/11/25

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Visitors of the Holy Mosque in the Saudi city of Mecca have used over 1.5 million liters of the sacred Zamzam water over the past three months, according to figures published Sunday.
News ID: 3473189    Publish Date : 2020/11/22

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A driver rammed his car into the outer-perimeter gate of the Grand Mosque in Mecca late on Friday in an incident that did not cause any casualties, local media reported.
News ID: 3472981    Publish Date : 2020/10/31

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Some 8,000 worshipers performed the evening prayer in the Grand Mosque on Sunday.
News ID: 3472865    Publish Date : 2020/10/19

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Masjid al-Haram, also known as the Great Mosque, in Mecca opened its doors to worshippers for saying daily prayers again on Sunday.
News ID: 3472859    Publish Date : 2020/10/18

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi Arabia allowed its citizens and residents living in the kingdom to perform prayers in one of Islam's most religious sites, Al-Haram Grand Mosque in Mecca.
News ID: 3472852    Publish Date : 2020/10/18

TEHRAN (IQNA) – As many as 250,000 domestic pilgrims will be allowed to perform Umrah in the second phase as part of the gradual resumption of the pilgrimage and visits to the Two Holy Mosques in Mecca and Medina, Saudi Arabia, from Sunday (Oct. 18).
News ID: 3472810    Publish Date : 2020/10/12

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The first batch of Umrah pilgrims arrived at the Grand Mosque in Mecca on Sunday. The mosque receives pilgrims at a 30% capacity or 6,000 people per day. It comes after a six-month hiatus due to the novel coronavirus.
News ID: 3472731    Publish Date : 2020/10/05

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Grand Mosque of Mecca received the first group of Umrah performers, after the issuance of approval of the gradual return of normal life, with the application of the precautionary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, as the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah launched "Eaatamarna" application for those wishing to perform Umrah.
News ID: 3472715    Publish Date : 2020/10/04