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Itikaf in Masjid-e-Nabawi and Masjid-al-Haram Registration 2018

The Presidency of Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques has launched an online informative portal for giving guidelines and registration facility to those Muslims who willing to perform Itikaf during month of Ramadan. Every year presidency made special arrangements for worshipers performing itikaf. This portal support 5 languages which helps to understand the Guidelines in better way. To avail this facility just

Itikaf Registration 2018: visit http://eservices.wmn.gov.sa:8081/eservices/ittikaf/ and after putting few details you get register yourself for itikaf of respective year.

In Masjid al Haram basement area is allotted for itikaf, separate shelves and safes were made. Each worshipers is given with own key for locking of their belongings securely.  Only one prayer rug, pillow, light bed sheets and 2 ihram dress.

The timing of itikaf start on 20th ramazan and end after Isha prayer onn eve of Eid ul Fitr.

Itikaf Registration makkah madina

These are some of Guide Lines Given on Website:

  • Always try to maintain cleanliness of Mosque
  • Try not to discuss things in loud voices in mosque.
  • Avoid things creates disturbance for worshipers.
  • Try not to bring extra luggage in mosque.
  • Perform and stay in area designated for itikaf.
  • Not hang dresses on the corridors or the pillars of the mosque.
  • Do not sleep in places of praying area during night prayer thajjud,
  • It is good to take medicines of infection. flu and fever with yourself.
  • Air conditioning facility is available in Masjid.
  • Keep miswak and don’t bring bags/suitcases as these were not allowed only bring plastic  bags to carry your luggage.
  • The food is available during seheri and Iftar outside the mosque so don’t need to bring any food storage.
  • Must bring cash as if you want buy some food and other stuff shops outside of mosque.
  • Keep tissues with yourself.
  • Try to reach as soon as possible to start your itikaf it is good to reach 1 day before. In this way you get time to understand itikaf guidelines practically.

Itikaf Registration Online:

The process is really simple you just need to enter either passport or Iqama number make sure that your iqama and passport is valid. Visit http://eservices.wmn.gov.sa:8081/eservices/ittikaf/ for registration.


For More help Must visit official website of the Presidency of Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques http://www.gph.gov.sa/

  • Kashif Khan

    the registeration is for madina only…please advise where/how can one register for makkah?

    • Azam Farooq

      If u get any information plz share?

      • Kashif Khan

        lol…same request for u as well.

        • Kashif Khan

          U CAN TRY this…i’m not sure if its still applies..

          • Syed Hassan

            It does open but most of the forms after registration are in Arabic language.

          • Syed Hassan

            In fact I manage to register and send the request for Ittikaf in Masjid Haram on following website:
            It’s been more than a month, it only shows “under consideration”. whole request is in arabic language, so I requested one of my Arabic friend to help me.

          • Taha

            Thanks @disqus_dCc99SfcxZ:disqus , but after registration i am not able to find the link for Ittikaf. Can you please help. Thanks.

          • Syed Hassan


            This is quite hidden link. When you are on your home page after login, you will see a green column of different links. you will see four blank links between people lost and sign out tabs. Each blank line contain link. you will see “registration” tab in third blank line. whole form will open in arabic language. I requested my arabic friend to fill it for me. you can chase your application later in ” my request” tab at same place. please let me know if any issue. see where the mouse pointer is on photo. hope this helps

          • Taha

            Jazak Allah Khair Brother.
            Have you Attached any document with this request?


    Those who are interested in Ittikaf in makkah or Madinah
    the registration is started, open the coresponsindg link for registration.

  • Taha

    By visiting the mentioned link, the printed form shows”I’tikaaf Request Form Ramadan 1437″ which means this registration form is for 2016 and not for 2017. Help please.

  • innocent zoologist

    is there any need of online registration for itikaf in masjid al haram?

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