Visit Safa And Marwa During Umrah
What is Umrah?Umrah is a non-compulsory religious obligation which can be performed anytime in the year. Umrah is a religious obligation in which Muslims from all around of the world come to visit the Holy Kabah with cheapest Umrah packages and does the Tawaf and Sa’ey and fulfil the rituals. It is the hearty desire of every Muslim that he or she visited the Holy House of Allah Almighty and perform Umrah at least for one time in his/her life. Umrah is the Sunnah of our beloved Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) so Muslims perform Umrah in order to show their love, devotion to Allah Almighty. There is no fixed time for performing the Umrah and it can be performed at any time in the year. Umrah is the best way to seek forgiveness from Allah Almighty and wash out your sins. Umrah brings great rewards and blessings from Allah Almighty.
There are some rituals of Umrah like:
• Qasar/ Halaq
Visit Safa and Marwah During Umrah:Visit Safa and Marwah during Umrah is one of the rituals of Umrah which should be fulfilled because without this the Umrah is incomplete. Visiting Safa and Marwah is also known as Sa’ey which means ritual walking in pilgrimage. It is the back and forth movement seven times between the hills of Safa and Marwah. It is done in order to symbolize Hajra (AS) as her search for water for her son Hazrat Ismael (AS) from the mountain of Safa to the mountain of Marwah. Sa’ey must be performed after the Tawaf and its prayers. If you are there with best Luxury hajj packages then you must visit safa and marwah
Here are some important acts of sa’ey:
• It is better to visit Safa and Marwa with wudu or ghusl.
• Before you perform the Sa’ey kiss or touch the Black Stone.
• Drink Zamzam water before performing the say.
• It is better to ascend and descend the hills of Safa and Marwa each time on your movement.
Method Of Visit Safa and Marwa:
Visit of Safa and Marwa consist of seven round one-way trips when you arrived for Umrah in October with best packages. The significance of Sa'ey is to run/walk back and forth seven times between the slopes of mountains of Safah and Marwa which are arranged toward the North and South direction of The House of Allah Almighty. When you are going to leave the boundary of Masjid Al Haram you can say the prayer and approach the Hills of Safaa recite the specific Ayats, then climb to the hills of Safaa face to the Baitullah raise your hands and recites the prayer three times. Then the seventh trip will end at hills of Marwa. In sa’ee, there are four rounds of Safa and three round of Marwa that makes the seven rounds. After performing the Sa’ee pilgrim will offer two Rakat nafal. Muslims brothers and sisters who want to perform Umrah in November and December they also know that visiting Safa and Marwa is very important in hajj and Umrah pilgrimage.