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Masjid E Aysha

Masjid e Ayesha, also called Masjid e Taneem is a renowned destination for worshippers and pilgrims performing Hajj and Umrah. It is located around 20 kilometers from Makkah. It is named after Prophet Muhammad’s (PBUH) wife, Aisha. She entered Ihram in the Taneem Mosque to perform her Umrah while menstruating. It is one of the closest Miqat points for those residing within Makkah.

The Masjid e Ayesha is well-equipped with bathing facilities and has washrooms for everyone. Since it is a renowned destination for entering Ihram, it is always crowded. The mosque is surrounded by vendors who sell essentials for Ihram clothing and other items like slippers and money belts. The journey of Umrah can be started from the Masjid e Ayesha.

Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), upon learning that his wife Aisha was menstruating, allowed her to attain Ihram in order to complete her Umrah journey. At that time, her brother, Abdur-Rehman, assisted her to the Taneem Mosque but did not accompany her on the Umrah journey because it was special permission given by the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) just to his wife, Aisha, and other women in the same state.

She completed all the steps of Hajj but was instructed by the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) not to do Tawaf. She completed Tawaf when her menstrual cycle had ended. After this, the Holy Prophet (PBUH) told her brother to take her to Taneem. From this point, she continued on to her Umrah journey during Dhul Hijjah.

The Masjid e Ayesha is about ten kilometers away from the Al-Haram Mosque. When pilgrims are present within Makkah, the Masjid e Ayesha is the most convenient and nearest location from where they can enter Ihram. Because it is located at the boundaries of Haram, it does not take a lot of time to reach there. You can easily reach Masjid e Ayesha from Bab-e-Fahad of the Masjid Haram.

It is a beautifully constructed mosque with all the facilities that are required for entering Ihram. If you do not have the Ihram clothing or other essentials, you can easily buy them from the vendors outside the Masjid e Ayesha. Because it is common for the residents of Makkah to go to Masjid e Ayesha to enter Ihram, you will find a number of ways you can get there. offers the best transfers to Masjid e Ayesha. Whether you want to enter into Ihram for Umrah or want to visit the great Masjid e Ayesha, we have many offers that you can avail. You can source vehicles according to the number of people as has not only economy cars but also luxury SUVs. If you are with a group, we have 49-seater buses that you can book entirely through the hassle-free process on our website. Competitive prices paired with professional drivers and fully insured cars ensure that you get to the Masjid e Ayesha without any hassle.

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