There is a Loosening of the Umrah Age for Indonesian Congregations

Amongst the Umrah Pilgrimage Tour Organizers (PPIU) and potential Umrah pilgrims in the region can now breathe a sigh of reduction. The reason is, there is excellent information from the Holy Land, Saudi Arabia, particularly that the age limit of 18-50 yrs for Umrah is comfortable to 18-60 a long time.

This was admitted by the Indonesian Haj Consul Jeddah in Saudi Arabia Endang Jumali when verified Indonesian media, Sunday (24/1). “The provisions for Umrah worship aged 18-60 years are not penned and are notpublish. I have communicated this with the Deputy Minister of Hajj IT and Umrah with the course of Saudi Arabia, Mr. Hisyam Explained, who said that this is a kind of appreciation from the Saudi Arabian govt to Indonesia with such good enthusiasm for Umrah from Indonesia, “reported Endang Jumali.

With the leniency of the Umrah age all through the pandemic, Endang hopes to be component of attempts to get superior with the opportunity to organize Hajj in 2021 with numerous issues of the conditions of the Covid-19 pandemic. Concerning vaccines for the congregation, Endang reported there was no composed provision even although the Saudi Minister of Haj had a dialogue.

Earlier, the Head of Umrah of the Muslim Association for Hajj and Umrah Organizers of the Republic of Indonesia (Amphuri) Zaky Zakaria mentioned that regarding the most current data from several muassasah, Saudi Arabia stated the age prerequisite for Umrah pilgrims particularly for Indonesian citizens from the age need of 18-50 decades to 18-60 decades. “Fantastic and legitimate news from the Muasasah of Saudi Arabia for Indonesian Umrah pilgrims who are 18-60 yrs outdated. We welcome this to the Indonesian Muslim community because there are so numerous Umrah registrants around 50 decades previous,” he mentioned.

Zaky extra that the opening of intercontinental Umrah flights has been held by the Saudi governing administration considering that January 3, 2021. Indonesia has began flying Umrah pilgrims in three teams this yr on 9, 10 and 11 January 2021. (OL-14)