Best Time To Perform Umrah; There is no real cheap time to go Umrah anymore year to year it is very busy. Umrah is that religious practice which you can perform anytime in the whole year without any restriction of time.
Best Time To Perform Umrah
Every devoted Muslim knows that hajj is obligatory for every capable Muslim once in his lifetime. Umrah on the other hand is different because it can be performed at any time of the year. The peak time of the Umrah season is during the months of Rabi-ul-awal and Shaaban. In the month of Ramadhan every Muslim wants to do Umrah because of perious month and great rewards.
If you want have a relaxed time there and also wanted to avoid the hustle then the best season is just after Hajj in the months of Muharam and Saffar when Umrah visa opening just take a start. Although Umrah is not a compulsory religious practice for Muslims but it is a Sunnah and it is also very helpful for the Muslims to understand the basic practices and actions to perform during Hajj. A number of Muslims in the whole year perform Umrah because there is not any specified time or season is defined for that.
Umrah and hajj should always be performed with complete concentration and devotion to Allah and booking in advance will give you the chance to have a hassles free sacred journey to Makkah and Madinah and you can concentrate more on your prayers rather than worrying about the hotel or return flights.
Packing List and Tips For Umrah
Warm clothes might seem unnecessary to take but take one JUST IN CASE. Last year around March time it rained very heavily subhnallah!! It got really cold around evening at times and at fajr time.
Keep your body hydrated; Zam Zam all the way!! Buy at the airport a bottle of water. Keep the bottle with you, and inshallah by the time you get there your bottle will be empty and ready to be filled with Zam Zam.
Eat; Before you do your Umrah make sure you eat. you need food in your belly. Food for energy, you are to need it.
Calculate Your Time; Its amazing how sometimes we go into an ibaadah rush and then we feel as we need a super long break body might feel tired. Plan your day, plan your ibadah to avoid the rush time.
- Pairs of Slippers
- Towels & Toiletries
- Clock with alarm
- A couple of plastic cups, plates and glasses
- Nail Cutters, scissors
- Tea Bags and Water Heater
- General medicines for benign viral infections, headache, indigestion etc.
- Socks a few pairs
- Snacks, dry fruit items
- Small Knife for cutting fruits (Keep this in your big luggage not in hand Luggage)
- Packet of tissues and Toilet Tissue Roll
- Hand / Body lotions, petroleum jelly to counter dryness due to air conditioning
Make sure you have all the travel documents necessary before you leave for Umrah as under:-
- Identity Card
- Airline Ticket
- Hotel Vouchers
- Transport Vouchers or Tickets
According to this English year the Islamic year will start in almost November or December and in the months of December and January weather climate is moderate in Saudi Arabia and you do not have to bear any climatic problems. You can easily perform Umrah and also visit many other places and Ziyarats without any issues.
Umrah has its own importance as it can make the people familiar with the location and surroundings of Makkah and Madina and also lets those people to go there who cannot perform Hajj.