Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan was spotted performing Umrah at the Grand Mosque of Makkah. A picture of him wearing a white sheet of cloth, worn by Muslims for pilgrimage, is making rounds on social media.
He was even pictured circumambulating around the Kaabah in Makkah, a ritual of Umrah. The Internet is brimmed with pictures and videos of Shahrukh Khan at the Grand Mosque of Makkah. His fans and followers are appreciating Shah Rukh Khan performing a religious ritual. The actor did not share a picture of himself performing Umrah. The pictures and videos were shared by other people present in the mosque.
Shah Rukh Khan was in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia for the shooting of his upcoming film ‘Dunki’. Khan has been receiving tremendous love from his fans. “A truly beautiful sight to see you in our Holy place, Shah Rukh. My heart is full,” wrote a tweep sharing a clip of the actor straight from the Holy Ka’aba.
Saudi journalist Saud Hafeez also confirmed the news on his Twitter account. Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan performed Umrah in Mecca today. May Allah SWT accept his Umrah, Ameen.”
Another fan on Instagram wrote, “Even I am feeling too emotional right now. May Allah keep him and his family very safe and protected.” Another added, “So happy to see him fulfilling his wish of visiting this holy city.”
The star also attended the Red Sea Film Festival in Jeddah. In an interview in Jeddah, he described his upcoming film ‘Dunki’ “a story of people who want to come back home when you finally get the calling,” in Saudi Arabia’s Neom region. “It’s a big journey film and goes through different areas around the world and finally comes back home to India,” said Khan explaining the comedy film directed by Rajkumar Hirani.
— سعود حافظ | Saud Hafiz (@saudrehman27) December 1, 2022
May Allah bless you and reward you for performing Umrah @iamsrk ❤️
— Samina ✨ (@SRKsSamina_) December 1, 2022
Shah Rukh Khan appreciated the beautiful locations of Saudi Arabia and its people in his interview.