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Hajj - Wikipedia

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The Hajj is an annual Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, the most holy city of the Muslims, and a mandatory religious duty for Muslims that must be carried out at least once in their lifetime by all adult...

All Muslims made an annual trip to Mecca called a - Answers.com

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Because it is the filth pillar of Islam. There are five pillars, i.e. five basic acts which are considered obligatory for believers and are the foundation for Muslims ...

Hajj, the Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, explained for non-Muslims - Vox

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Sep 12, 2016 ... Hajj, the Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, explained for non-Muslims ... Then a miracle occurred: A well, later called the Zamzam well, sprang ... The structure consists of four walls and a roof, all made from stone from .... Pilgrims must book their hajj trip through a Saudi government–approved hajj travel agent.

BBC - Religions - Islam: Hajj: pilgrimage to Mecca

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Sep 8, 2009 ... All Muslims who are physically able must make this journey once in a lifetime. ... The Hajjis or pilgrims wear simple white clothes called Ihram. .... Then a sacrifice called a Qurbani should be made in which a lamb or sheep is ...

Hajj - ReligionFacts

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Hajj refers to a Muslim's pilgrimage to Mecca and is one of the five pillars of Islam . At least once in ... This holy journey is called the hajj in Arabic. While a visit to ...

Annual Hajj pilgrimage sees 2M Muslims in Saudi Arabia at Mecca's ...

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Sep 22, 2015 ... ... John Kerry made his last visit to the World Economic Forum in Davos as Washington's top ... Massive crowds gather in Mecca every year with Islam requiring all ... than two million Muslims gathering in Saudi Arabia for the annual Hajj. .... when between 2 to 3 million pilgrims gather in a valley called Arafat, ...

What Is Hajj 2015? 11 Facts You Should Know About The Annual ...

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Sep 20, 2015 ... The annual pilgrimage to Mecca, called the hajj, is set to begin Monday. ... Muslims around the world said they made the pilgrimage to Mecca, ...

When Does Hajj 2016 Begin? Annual Pilgrimage To Mecca Is A ...

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Sep 7, 2016 ... The annual Hajj pilgrimage to the Saudi Arabian city of Mecca, ... The dates of the tradition are based on the moon, and the schedule was made official by authorities in Saudi Arabia ... Iran's president has called for the rest of the Muslim world to "punish" ... Copyright 2017 IBT Media Inc. All Rights Res...

Muslims descend on Mecca for annual Haj pilgrimage - Middle East ...

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Sep 11, 2016 ... The pilgrimage is a duty for all Muslims at least once in their lives if they can afford it. ... Muslims descend on Mecca for annual Haj pilgrimage. ByREUTERS. 11 September .... After Zuma says not to visit Israel, S. African opposition head makes trip anyhow ... There never has been a country called palestine.

Hajj 2014, Islam's Pilgrimage To Mecca: Facts, History And Dates Of ...

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Sep 26, 2014 ... The annual Hajj pilgrimage is one of the world's largest gatherings, as hundreds ... Muslims from all over the world will gather together for five days to pray as ... Another trip to Mina then takes place, along with more symbolic stoning, ... Pilgrims perform the Hajj in a state of ritual purity called ihram, which...