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Safa to Marwa

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Address: Makkah Madinah Road, Mecca, Saudi Arabia

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To repeat the actions of Hajra (RA)

This walk requires one to walk up and down the two hills Safa and Marwa for 7 times. It is a time to reflect on one's action while doing zikr. There is a point on both ways where... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This walk requires one to walk up and down the two hills Safa and Marwa for 7 times. It is a time to reflect on one's action while doing zikr. There is a point on both ways where men are required to pick up their pace- jogging is fine too. It is a good idea to pace yourself for this,... More 

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Jakarta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my 8th visit to this location, Its always very well maintained. ZAM-ZAM water is available through out the area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A place that glorifies to be visited by pilgrims from around the world to share, we are there to feel how the time of Adam and Mother Eve each seeking their own existence, walking across the hill as far as approximately 500 m between Al-Safa and Al-Marwah.

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you need to relax spiritually, there is no better place than Mecca Crowded, but relatively organized.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really liked it very much. I went there many times in my life. I feel relax when i go there. I enjoy practicing things there. I assure you will enjoy it

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

crowded but organised! Loved the experience and make duaa I can go there again! its tiring but super worth it- i recommend people to wear tawaf socks with a sole so the feet dont hurt so much.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

part of the rituals of Hajj without which Hajj is not complete it is a spiritual journey which has to be undertaken by all muslims who have the capacity to take the journey to mecca

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Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Qualified place yo visit and make pray with zamzam water all around and clean place, suggest to come during the weekdays to avoid the traffic

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Going 7 times between safa and marwa is essential part of Umra .with new extension of the holy mosque they made it easy to do and fast too .beautiful place to be in ..

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

This is the Sunnah of Ibraheem (as). The modernisation has spoiled this place and spirituality is being lost.

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