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Man. United Star Paul Pogba Performs Umrah in Ramadan

MAKKAH – Manchester United star Paul Pogba has posted a video showing himself performing Umrah in the holy city of Makkah to mark the start of the holy month of Ramadan. In the video posted on Instagram, which has received over 3.3 million views, just in the last 12 hours, Pogba explained how elated he …

Makkah & Madinah Gear Up for Ramadan

MAKKAH – The Central Hajj Committee in Saudi Arabia is putting final touches on the ongoing preparations in the two holy cities of Makkah and Madinah to welcome millions of Muslim worshipers during the fasting holy month of Ramadan. “As of May 6, a record number of 5.4 million pilgrims performed Umrah, and this figure …

Saudi Initiative Target Muslim Tourists

JEDDAH – A Saudi tourism commission has launched an initiative to make Saudi Arabia the preferred destination for Muslim tourists from all around the world. “The Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH) is building a productive private/public sector partnership (PPP) initiative that will transform the national tourism sector and contribute significantly to Saudi …

Salah Gets Piece of Land in Makkah, Lanterns in Ramadan

MAKKAH – Capturing people’s hearts across Europe and Arab world, Egyptian Muslim footballer Mohamed Salah has been granted a plot of land in the holy city of Makkah, while a Lebanese Falafel place in Liverpool also announced they would be giving out free meals for every goal Salah scores and lanterns this Ramadan. “There are …

When I Took My Way to Madinah

We’re living in a high-speed vigorous world where spirituality, unfortunately, is not a priority. I have to confess that the mayhem of the modern life has taken me into deep heedlessness. The career plans, the growing materialistic demands, the gridlocked streets of Cairo, the breaking news that I follow on hourly basis since the start …

The Miraculous Night Journey - Did People Believe it?

The Miraculous Night Journey - Did People Believe it?

The Prophet of God began to describe his journey but he became irritated. He spent only a brief amount of time in Jerusalem, and the miraculous nature of this travels had meant that he did not remember small details and descriptions. However, Prophet…

Did you know that there is a Kabah in the heavens?

Night Journey: Heavens Have a Kabah Too

Did you know that there is a Kabah in the heavens? In the Night journey, the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) saw Prophet Ibrahim setting by Al-Bait Al-Ma`mur or the Frequented House, which is described as the Heavens’ Kabah. Why is it named so? And what do angels do over there? Join Dr. …

Makkah's Haram Circumambulation Spot Reopens This Week

MAKKAH – The circumambulation area (known in Arabic as mataf) surrounding the Kaa`bah in the Grand Mosque will be reopened to worshipers on March 27 after completing the restoration of the Zamzam Well. “The project was carried out by more than 250 engineers, technicians, and laborers, supported by 11 cranes under the supervision of Makkah …



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