BEST TIME FOR UMRAH
Every devoted Muslim knows that Hajj is obligatory for every capable Muslim once in his life span. Hajj is performed every year in the month of Zill Hajj. The bookings of Hajj are made well in advance because of the very large number of the people going to Hajj every year and each year the amount of pilgrims increase. Umrah on the other hand is different because it can be performed at any time of the year. The peak Umrah season is during the months of Rabi UL Awal and Shabban. In the months of Ramadhan, every Muslim wants to do Umrah because as narrated by this Hadith:
Narrated by Ibn Abbas, The prophet (peace be upon him) said that perform Umrah in the month of Ramadan as its reward is equivalent to having performed Hajj with me.
According to the recent Saudi Government policy, anyone who desires to perform Umrah must look their Umrah with authorized and licensed Umrah agents in their confined countries. This gives the pilgrim a chance to book their complete package including flight bookings, lodging and carrying, etc. The new policy forbid any pilgrim from going to Umrah without booking with an Umrah manager. There are some Hajj and Umrah packages london services range from budget friendly packages to five star comfort packages. During the Umrah period the agents usually get in excess of booked, particularly for the month of Ramadan. These bookings are prepared well in advance to avoid congestion of flights and lodging reservation in the Makah. The minority of lodges which are close to the Holy Mosque in the Makah are booked months in advance.
The best time to book your Umrah package is after the Hajj time ends. In the months of Muharram and Saffar, most of the pilgrims who want to go for Umrah in coming Ramadan or any time of the coming year book their packages with their agents. This gives them a very good facility to book hotels and transportation in the Makah and Madinah. A reputable agent can book your complete package for single persons or groups. It is always preferable to book your package with a highly regarded and registered Umrah agent to avoid certain hassles of high prices of lodging and flights. The Saudi Government has imposed new rules for Umrah and Hajj service providers to meet the standards set by the Government.
Umrah and Hajj should always be performed with complete concentration and devotion to Allah Almighty and booking well in advance will give you the chance to have a hassle free Holy journey to the Makah and Madinah, and you can concentrate more on your prayers rather than worrying about the hotel or arrival flights. Booking agents always advise their clients to book their cheap Umrah packages london services during the months of Muharram and Saffar, but they can get last minute bookings as well which may cost a bit more in flights and accommodation, but you will able to perform your obligation with full devotion to Allah Almighty.