Ramadan Iftar and Itikaaf at Makkah and Madinah suspended

img 0431 1
img 0431 1

Ramadan Iftar and Itikaaf at Makkah and Madinah suspended

Ramadan Iftar and Itikaaf at Makkah and Madinah suspended. The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Mosque and the Prophet’s Mosque announced the suspension of the Ramadan Iftar and I’tikaaf at the Grand Mosque and the Prophet’s Mosque.

Ramadan Iftar and Itikaaf at Makkah and Madinah suspended

The General President for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques Sheikh Dr. Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais confirmed during the annual media meeting that he held on Sunday, (remotely) the readiness of the presidency to receive pilgrims and worshipers during the blessed month of Ramadan.

He stated that the Presidency, in cooperation with the Emirate of Makkah Al-Mukarramah Region, will work to provide individual ready-made breakfast meals for those visiting the Grand Mosque, and that due to the continuous raising of mashrabiyas and containers, two hundred thousand water bottles will be distributed daily.

He said that the al-Mataf courtyard will be devoted to pilgrims only, while 5 areas inside the Grand Mosque will be designated for prayer in addition to the eastern square.

For its part, the Prophet’s Mosque Affairs Agency stated that breakfast for those fasting this year will be limited to dates and water only, and it is forbidden to bring any food or drinks to the Prophet’s Mosque and its squares.

It was added that the breakfast will be individual, and the agency will coordinate with the competent authorities to provide the individual breakfast.

More from Riyadh Xpress

Adhaan in Masjid-an-Nabwi | Madinah | World’s Famous Adhaan/Azaan

Elephant Mountain | Al Ula | Saudi Arabia

Al Ula | Fort | Old Town | Discover Saudi Arabia

Stay Safe by following precautionary measures given by the government

  • Free movement with taking care of precautionary measures given by the government. Cautiously we returned to normal life.
  • Staying at home can be very boring. If you don’t have anything to do, we have made a list of things to do here.
  • Buy protected mask: Click Here
Riyadh Xpress

Finally, follow Riyadh Xpress’s:

In addition, check out the latest articles by Riyadh Xpress

  • Firstly, King Salman urged the world to respond to the human crises causes by Covid-19: Click Here.
  • Secondly, Social Distancing Measures implemented in supermarkets: Click Here.
  • Thirdly, the latest penalties on Iqama: Click Here.
  • Fourthly, Disabled parking violation/fine in Saudi Arabia: Click Here.
  • Lastly, hackers attack again to get your personal data: Click Here.

Check out the most viewed articles


Health Ministry responds on vaccine booking and issues on the app

Previous article

Saudi Arabia announced 541 new Coronavirus cases – Total 388,866

Next article

You may also like


Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *