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Shortened Taraweeh in Masjid-i-Haram to be held without public attendance

This was revealed in a Facebook post by the Grand Mosque's official page.

Taraweeh-in-Masjid-i-HaramTaraweeh in Masjid-i-Haram and Masjid e Nabvi has been reduced to 10 Rakkats - OyeYeah News

Taraweeh in Masjid-i-Haram and Masjid e Nabvi to be held without public attendance and has been reduced to 10 Rakkats.

Imam-i-Kaaba Sheikh Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais announced rules for holding of Taraweeh prayers in Masjid-i-Haram on Tuesday.

The rules were also shared on Facebook, according to which Taraweeh will be shortened and held without public attendance.


Aitikaf, an Islamic practice of secluding oneself in the mosque to pray, has been canceled at both holy mosques Masjid e Haram and Masjid e Nabvi.

Meanwhile, the Umrah pilgrimage will remain suspended until further notice.

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.

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