Hırka-i Şerif is Open for Visitors

absmiddle Yazdır   -A | A+ 14.06.2016
One of the major relics left to Veysel Karani upon will of Hz. Muhammed, Hırka-i Şerif can be seen in the Hırka-i Şerif Mosque in Fatih for the duration of Ramadan.

Istanbul Governor Vasip Şahin, Istanbul Mufti Prof. Dr. Rahmi Yaran and Fatih Mayor Mustafa Demir as well as many citizens attended the ceremony organized in the garden of Hırka-i Şerif Mosque for allowing visits to see the Hırka-i Şerif.

Istanbul Mufti Yaran read prayers and then Hırka-i Şerif was opened to visit. Rahmi Yaran mentioned that people were happy for seeing the relic of Hz. Muhammed on the first Friday of Ramadan annually, and said "We have come here to have his bliss."

The relic can be seen between 10:00 and 18:00 on weekdays and 09:00 - 18:00 on weekends. Visitations will continue until the end of the mid-afternoon prayer on the eve. It will also continue on the Laylat al-Qadr following the Tarawih prayer until 03:30 in the morning.

Citizens who'd like to visit Hırka-i Şerif may use the Ramadan Line bus services of IETT. Citizens who are old, pregnant or ill can see the Hırka-i Şerif with company without waiting for queues.