OIC provides media with means to follow Arafat Day sermon in several languages

Jeddah: The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), in cooperation with the Union of News Agencies (UNA), a specialized organ of the OIC, has started to provide various media institutions in the OIC member states with the means for live coverage of this year’s Arafat Day sermon.

The sermon can be followed in 10 languages using the (Arafat Sermon app), the dedicated Arafat Day website www.arafat.gph.gov, the electronic portal of the General Presidency of the Grand Mosques (www.gph.gov), and the Manarat Haramain platform (https://manaratalharamain.gov.sa).

The sermon on Thursday is delivered in Arabic, but it will be translated in 10 international languages – English, French, Indonesian, Urdu, Persian, Russian, Bengali, Chinese, Turkish and Hausa.

OIC Secretary General Dr Yousef A. Al-Othaimeen has applauded the extensive services provided for pilgrims and visitors to the house of Allah by Saudi Arabia, the chair of the Islamic Summit, under the leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.