JEDDAH – The pilgrims will proceed to Arafat to carry out the principle ritual of Hajj “Waqoof-e-Arafat” at this time (Thursday).
They’ll hearken to a sermon to be delivered at Nimra Mosque and carry out Zohr and Asr prayers collectively, experiences native media.
The pilgrims will spend time in Arafat with prayers for acceptance of their pilgrimage and recitation of Quranic verses till sundown.
After sundown, they’ll head to Muzdalifah, the place they’ll keep till midnight, engaged in prayers after performing mixed Maghreb and Isha prayers.
The annual ritual to vary Ghilaf-e-Kaaba was held at Masjid al-Haram in Saudi Arabia on Thursday.
The fourteen-meter tall garment has been ready from pure silk fiber, embellished by gold and silver-plated thread and motifs illustrating verses from the Holy Qur’an.
The masking material of the Kaaba, often known as Kiswa, is modified on ninth Zilhaj yearly on the day of Arafat.