Ashrafi issues 'code of conduct' as a guiding framework for pilgrims, religious tourists.

ISLAMABAD -- The International Tazim-e-Haramain Sharifain Council, in collaboration with Darul Ifta Pakistan and Pakistan Ulema Council has successfully organized training sessions aimed at presenting a comprehensive code of conduct that serves as a guiding framework for pilgrims and religious tourists, specifically tailored to the current situation.

In a significant development, Secretary General of the International Tazim-e-Haramain Sharifain Council, and Chairman of Pakistan Ulema Council Hafiz Muhammad Tahir Mahmood Ashrafi issued the code of conduct on Tuesday emphasizing the importance of maintaining the sanctity and respect of the holy land.

He highlighted that adhering to the prescribed guidelines was crucial to avoid any untoward incidents during the spiritual


The code of conduct emphasizes the divine commands outlined in the Holy Quran and Sunnah of the Holy Prophet (Peace Be Upon Him). It unequivocally states that pilgrims must abstain from engaging in quarrels, mischief, debauchery, and obscenity during the Hajj pilgrimage.

To ensure a focused spiritual experience, the code of conduct explicitly prohibits the use of videos and images while performing Hajj or Umrah. Prior to embarking on the pilgrimage, the code advises pilgrims to seek comprehensive information about the sacred rites. In this regard, individuals can obtain guidance by reaching out to the provided

WhatsApp number: 0300-7888871.

It emphasizes the importance of arranging the Hajj or Umrah journey in accordance with the rules and regulations set forth by the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony, as well as the leaders of Hajj or Umrah groups. It underlines the significance of complying with these guidelines, even if they may go against personal preferences.

Highlighting the core purpose of Hajj and Umrah, it emphasizes the need...

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