King Salman Calls for Istisqa Prayer on Thursday

King Salman calls to perform rain seeking prayer

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud called for the performance of Istisqa (rain-seeking) prayers all over the Kingdom next Thursday January 02,2020, the Royal Court said in a statement issued today.

It is a common practice to pray for rain during a drought and dates back to the Prophet Mohammed (peace be upon him).

The King called on everybody to pray to Allah Almighty for repentance, forgiveness, and mercy.