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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Announces Hosting of 1,000 Umrah Performers Worldwide in 2024

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – In a significant development, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, has directed the hosting of 1,000 Umrah performers from across the globe in 2024. This initiative is part of the Guests of Custodian of Two Holy Mosques Program for Hajj, Umrah, and Visit, meticulously implemented by the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Dawah, and Guidance.

Expressing his gratitude, Minister of Islamic Affairs, Dawah, and Guidance Sheikh Dr. Abdullatif bin Abdulaziz Al Al-Sheikh acknowledged the generous gesture by King Salman and HRH the Crown Prince. He highlighted the profound commitment of the Saudi leadership to serve Islam and Muslims, enhance brotherhood among the global Muslim community, and facilitate meaningful communication with stakeholders involved in various aspects of Islamic work.

Under this program, 1,000 Islamic personalities, scholars, sheikhs, influential figures in the Islamic world, and university professors will be hosted to perform Umrah and engage in prayer at the Prophet’s Mosque. This initiative aims to strengthen the ties within the Muslim community and promote a spirit of unity among its diverse members.

Sheikh Dr. Abdullatif bin Abdulaziz Al Al-Sheikh expressed his appreciation for the broad support extended to his ministry in various domains. This support empowers the ministry to carry out its mission of serving Islam and Muslims, spreading Islamic values, and actively countering hatred, extremism, and immoderation.

This royal decree reflects the Kingdom's unwavering commitment to fostering an environment of inclusivity, cooperation, and goodwill within the Islamic world. As Saudi Arabia continues to play a leading role in promoting religious harmony and tolerance, the Guests of Custodian of Two Holy Mosques Program stands as a testament to the nation's dedication to serving the global Muslim community.



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