Children aged 12 to 18 years, fully vaccinated, are allowed to apply for Umrah permits. Umrah permits can be applied via Eatmarna or Tawakkalna application.
From 09-August-2021, Ministry of Hajj & Umrah will resume receiving Umrah requests from foreign pilgrims. Gradually the capacity of local & foreign pilgrims for Umrah will be increased to 2 million pilgrims per month.
Today first phase for Hajj 2018 booking in Saudi Arabia has started. Unlike past years, the Hajj booking process has been divided into two phases. This is a new and improved process that will facilitate greatly in booking of Hajj packages from Saudi Arabia.
Hajj for year 1437 is just 1 month away. Last week on 1st Dhul Qadah, “Ministry of Hajj & Umrah” started the booking of Hajj for the locals (Saudi Nationals & Foreign Residents i.e. Iqama Holders). This is the second year that the booking for Hajj
When I first came to Saudi Arabia on family visit visa, I did not know at all if performing Umrah is legal or not on this visa. I didn’t knew even if this debate exists because we all know by default that performing Hajj on