Hajj 2020, the non secular journey of pilgrims began on Wednesday amid defending measures to ensure their nicely being and safety.
The pilgrims walked into the Grand Mosque in Makkah to start the rituals with their first “tawaf,”
Today, The Hajj 2020 pilgrims will proceed to Arafat to perform the precept ritual of Hajj “Waqoof-e-Arafat”
They will be all ears to a sermon to be delivered at Nimra Mosque and perform Zuhr and Asr prayers collectively.
Pilgrims will spend time in Arafat with prayers for acceptance of their pilgrimage and recitation of Quranic verses until sunset.
After sunset, they’re going to head to Muzdalifah, the place they’re going to preserve until midnight, engaged in prayers after performing blended Maghreb and Isha prayers.
The annual ritual to differ Ghilaf-e-Kaaba was held at Masjid al-Haram in Saudi Arabia on Thursday.
The fourteen-meter tall garment has been prepared from pure silk fiber, embellished by gold and silver-plated thread and motifs illustrating verses from the Holy Qur’an.
The masking cloth of the Kaaba, generally called Kiswa, is modified on ninth Zilhaj yearly on the day of Arafat.
Preparations at Arafat
The Saudi Health Ministry completed its preparations to supply medical take care of pilgrims who will acquire on Mount Arafat.
Medical facilities in Arafat have been outfitted with frequent clinics staffed by family medical docs, inside consultants and nurses specialised in intensive care, along with facilities outfitted to deal with sunstroke and heat stress.
There may additionally be a cell hospital in Arafat and cell clinics in Muzdalifah all by means of the Day of Arafat to serve the pilgrims until their departure.
The ministry has moreover prepared an built-in camp inside the Arafat area to isolate suspected cases of the novel coronavirus and to make use of preventive measures.
The Civil Defense forces have elevated their readiness in Mina and have taken all measures to defend pilgrims’ safety all by means of their preserve.