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The First Fotos_2 (Umrah) The Umrah is a pilgrimage to Makkah,Saudi Arabia, performed by Muslims that can be undertaken at any time of the year. In Arabic, Umrah means "to visit a populated place". In the Islamic Legislation, Umrah means to circumambulate the Kaaba and "ritual walking" between the mounts Al-Safa and Al-Marwah, after assuming a sacred state, from a stated place. It is sometimes called the 'minor pilgrimage' or 'lesser pilgrimage', the Hajj being the 'major' pilgrimage and which is compulsory for every able-bodied Muslim who can afford it. The Umrah is not compulsory but highly recommended.