What is Tawaf?

Tawaf is the rite that is performed during Umrah and Hajj. Pilgrims complete seven rounds of circumambulation around ‘Khaana Kaaba’ and they have to be made in the anti-clockwise direction. This has to be performed in the way specified. One round of Tawaf is started at the point where the black stone or ‘Hajr e…

Health Advice for Pilgrims

Protection against Food Poisoning During Hajj: * Wash vegetables and fruits well before eating. * Verify of the expiry date when buying canned drinks and foods. * Keep away from all kind of uncovered food, since it is exposed to insects and pollution directly. * Wash your hands before and after preparing food. * Wash…