The pilgrims setting off, for the Hajj and Umrah 2015 have a chance to visit the Ziyarat in and around the Makkah and Medinah. The Ziyarat of pilgrim began when they arrive at Holy Kaabah, which magnificently stands inside the Majid al Harram, was firstly manufactured by Prophet Adam. The Hajr al-Ismail or Hateem, is a curve where, Bibi Hajra, Hazrat Ismail and numerous Prophets are buried. It is a spot where one can request his Haajat. The Hajr-ul-Aswad is a dark stone, which is from paradise. The Maqam al-Ibrahim, still have the foot impressions of Prophet Ibrahim. The Zamzam is a water sprang close to the Kaaba. The Safa and Marwa are two mounts near the Kaaba, and the Hajj and the Umrah are just incomplete without Saee between these two Mount. The Janatul-Mualla, is a general cemetery, which is present since the time of the Prophet, peace be upon him, and numerous Ulemas, relatives of the Prophet (SAW) are buried here. Those going to Arab, by taking a December Umrah package may visit all the important places in the holy land.
The Masjid al Jinn is the Mosque built in the memory of the group of Jinat who embraced Islam on hearing the recitation of the Quran from the Holy Prophet, S.A.W. The Cave of Hira is the place, where first Ayat of Quran was revealed on the Holy Prophet (PBUH). The Arafah, is otherwise called the valley of camps, where Haji stays from Dhurr to Maghrib prayer during the Hajj. It is said that it is the spot where Adam and Eve met after they were ousted from the Jannah. The Jabal al Rahmah in Arafah is a place which is recommended to offer two rakaat prayer there during the Umrah. The Muzdhalifa or Mashar, the Munna and the Masjid al Kheef, in Munna are the other favored places or Ziyarah in the Makkah. The pilgrim taking Hajj packages 2016 do visit all these places which are an important part of their package.
It is totally impossible for a pilgrim, who is in Makkah for Hajj or Umrah, that he set in the Arab land and evade to visit the important places known as Ziyarat e Muqadisa of Medinah. The pilgrim choosing a Ramadan Umrah package must ask his agent about the arrangement of Ziyarat. Whenever you will go to Saudi Arabia for Hajj or the Umrah you can visit Janat Ul Baqi which is a Historical place in Madinah. The chief graveyard of Madinah is known as “Jannah tul Baqee” or “Maqbaratul Baqee”. Several family members of our beloved Prophet (SAW) have been buried in this graveyard. The Martyrs of Uhud are a mark of Muslim solidarity. To stop over Madinah is not an Umrah rite, but the sole character of the Prophet’s city, his Mosque and his holy tomb is an attraction for every pilgrim to visit it.
Masjid e Ayesha, the Masjid e Jumma and Masjid e Quba are also some important places around the Medinah. The Masjid al Meeqat is the place where pilgrims coming from Madinah wishing to perform Umrah or Hajj enter into Ahram before they set for Makkah. The Masjidul Qiblatain is historically important to Muslims as this is where the revelation of the Holy Quran came to change the direction of the Qibla from Bait-al-Maqdis to the Ka’bah in Makah. The Umrah packages 2015 incorporates the Ziyarat to all these sacred places for the pilgrims.