Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


1444 H Umrah Visa, Saudi Arabia Says Application Opens From Today

Saudi Arabia

KUALA LUMPUR, July 14 (Bernama) — 1444 H umrah visa application for foreign pilgrims will open from today. The Ministry of Haj and Umrah of Saudi Arabia has announced the information.

Saudi Press Agency (SPA) quoted the ministry’s statement on Wednesday as saying that umrah pilgrims from inside and outside Saudi Arabia will perform umrah and pilgrimage to the Prophet’s Mosque from July 30.

Picture: BERNAMA

Check for 1444 H umrah visa application criteria via the ministry’s portal by clicking the following link:

Umrah agencies from outside of Saudi Arabia who wish to apply for an umrah service license can get more information from

According to the statement, visa applicants are also required to be vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccination recognized by the Saudi government, in addition to having a complete vaccination certificate certified by their respective countries.

For those who might not know, Umrah is actually a particular Islamic journey to Mecca. It is indeed can be embraced by Muslims at any time of the year. This is surely very different from the Ḥajj which has particular dates agreeing to the Islamic lunar calendar. To be more exact, Umrah requires Muslims to perform two key rituals. Both of the rituals are Tawaf and also Sa’i.

Sources: BERNAMA

You May Also Like


The government of Saudi Arabia has announced the plan of building a cube-shaped skyscraper in Riyadh. The building is part of its Murabba downtown...


Are you in arrears with Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN)? PTPTN  is important for some Malaysians. In order to continue your studies in...


Every Muslim needs to perform hajj once in their lifetime if they are capable. Talking about hajj, we will think of Tabung Haji, the Malaysian...


I believe most Malaysians own Touch ‘n Go and Visa Cards (TnG). These cards are essential in our daily lives as wherever we go,...


Copyright © 2021 Siakap Keli Sdn. Bhd.