The ʿUmrah ( عمرة‎‎) is a journey to Mecca,of Saudi Arabia, performed by Muslims that may be  undertaken at any time of the year, in distinction to the haj. In Arabic, Umrah means that “to visit a inhabited place.” within the jurisprudence, Umrah means that to perform Tawaf around the Kaabah and ‘’ Sa’i’’ between Al-Safa and Al-Marwah, once presumptuous Ihram (a sacred state), either from a’’ Miqat’’ like Zu ‘l-Hulafa, Juhfa, Qarnu ‘l-Manāzil, Yalamlam, Zāt-i-‘Irq, Ibrahīm Mursīa, or an area in Hill. it’s typically known as the ‘minor pilgrimage’ or ‘lesser pilgrimage’, the (Hajj) being the ‘major’ journey and that is obligatory for each able Muslim who can afford it. The Umrah isn’t obligatory however extremely counseled

Types Of Umrah

  1. Al-Umrat al mufradah: refers to Umrah that’s performed severally of pillar of Islam.
  2. Umrat al-tammatu: refers to Umrah that’s performed in conjunction with pillar of Islam. additional exactly, the rituals of the Umrah are performed 1st then the pillar of Islam rituals are performed.