Tag Archives: Hajj 2023

1st post Hajj flight carrying 361 Hajis arrives in Karachi

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The first post Hajj Flight No. PK-832 carrying around 361 Hujjaj from Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, reached Jinnah International Airport –Karachi on Sunday. The Sindh Governor Mohammed Kamran Khan Tessori welcomed the Hujjaj and put garlands on them upon their arrival. The first post Hajj flight arrived in the …

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Saudi Ministry to gift 2m copies of Holy Quran to departing Hajj pilgrims

Pakistani artist to showcase world's largest Holy Quran at Expo 2020 Dubai

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Dawa and Guidance, started distributing two million copies of the Holy Quran as a gift from the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques for pilgrims departing to their home countries from the King Abdulaziz International Airport, the Red-Sea Jeddah Islamic Port and other land …

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Hajj 2023: Pilgrims perform stoning of devil at Jamarat

Important Note For Hajj Pilgrims: Two doses of which vaccine are mandatory?

Millions of pilgrims, after saying prayers on Eid-ul-Azha morning and travelling through different means of transportation on Wednesday (10th Zulhaj), embarked on a journey from Muzdalifah to Mina for the “stoning of the devil.” Pilgrims start stoning Jamarat al-Aqaba #Hajj2023 #In_Peace_and_Security pic.twitter.com/IjmCgkzylw— Saudi On Demand (@SaudiTVEN) June 27, 2023 In …

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Hajj 2023: Pilgrims start ritual of standing at Arafat

Important Note For Hajj Pilgrims: Two doses of which vaccine are mandatory?

Around two million pilgrims on Tuesday morning started proceeding to Namirah Mosque as well as to their designated tents in Arafat after spending a night of meditation and supplication in the Tent City of Mina. Live Broadcast from the Holy Sites of Makkah Al-Mukartamah for Hajj Season 2023 Video Credits: …

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Hajj 2023: Pilgrims flock to Mina to spend day of Tarwiyah

Important Note For Hajj Pilgrims: Two doses of which vaccine are mandatory?

The Hujjaj on Monday flocked to holy city of Mina to spend day of Tarwiyah (water provision) in pursuit of Prophet’s (PBUH) Sunnah. Mina – A city of tents in Makkah.. #Hajj2023 #Hajj1444 #Hajj pic.twitter.com/1WIs0c53db— Saudi-Expatriates.com (@saudiexpat) June 22, 2023 The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s leadership has provided security, medical …

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Türkiye launch Makkah route initiative to serve Pilgrims

Travel Saudi Arabia allows direct entry from six countries, including Pakistan

After launching Makkah Route Initiative at Istanbul International Airport in the Republic of Türkiye, the Director General of the Saudi General Directorate of Passports, Major. General Sulaiman bin Abdul Aziz Al-Yahya, said the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia had launched it to facilitate the journey of Hajj and Umrah. In remarks …

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The first group of Pakistani Hajj Pilgrims reach Madinah 

Travel Saudi Arabia allows direct entry from six countries, including Pakistan

The first group of 316 Pakistani Hajj pilgrims has reached their designated residences in Madinah, where they were greeted and welcomed by both the Pakistani Hajj Mission and Saudi authorities. Deputy Director Hajj Zaigham Nawaz told that the pilgrims, during their stay in Madinah, will spend eight days and have …

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First Hajj flight to take off on May 20 from Pakistan

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Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Senator Muhammad Talha Mahmood on Wednesday was briefed that the first Hajj flight would take off on May 20, from Pakistan. Secretary Religious Affairs Aftab Akbar Durrani while briefing the minister, informed that the Hajj fight operation would be concluded on June 21. …

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Govt plans to accept all Hajj 2023 applications without balloting

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Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Ishaq Dar on Thursday announced that the government was planning to accept all the applications of intending pilgrims without balloting. Addressing a press conference along with Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Mufti Abdul Shakoor, he said that as many as 72,869 applications were received …

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Hajj 2023 Flight operations to start from May 21

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Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) on Saturday announced flight operation for Hajj 2023 scheduled to start from May 21 to August 2 transporting more than 38,000 pilgrims. About 44,000 pilgrims would travel to Hijaz-e-Muqaddas through Saudi Airlines; 38,000 pilgrims would travel from the PIA; and the rest would be travelling by …

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