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The Strange Dreams, Post Umrah

I told G the strange dreams I had since we came back from umrah. Usually it will involve either one of these:


Birds on the Kaabah

In my two weeks in Mekah and Madinah, I prayed for many things. I prayed for Allah’s barakah and rahmah in this life and the hereafter, I prayed for the long life of my family members, that our sins be forgiven, that our ibadah be accepted and for my family and I to be rewarded with Jannah. 191 more words


Mekah atau Makkah al Mukarramah

Mekah atau Makkah al-Mukarramah terletak di Barat Negara Arab Saudi dan adalah tempat yang paling agung buat umat Islam di seluruh dunia. Kerajaan arab saudi tidak membenarkan orang bukan islam untuk memasuki Kota Mekah atau kaabah dan terdapat papan tanda untuk membantu orang bukan islam. 119 more words


Umrah – Makkah, March 2013 (Final series)

All photos were taken with my Samsung Galaxy S3 during my Umrah pilgrimage to Madinah and Makkah in 2013.  This is the second and final part of the series.


Farewell to Makkah

Non-Muslims are not allowed in the holy city of Makkah (Mecca). And photography or video making is discouraged.

So sadly, outside of Muslims, no one gets to experience the beauty of Makkah. 159 more words



So we have started speaking about Hajj.

We’ve talked about the fact that it is a pillar of Islam and an obligation upon those who are capable. 94 more words


Love at first sight

It is nearly time to leave but my feet just will not carry me. Not because I am a seventy three year old woman nor because the mercury has broken through the fifty degree mark. 4,002 more words