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Final Days of Hajj: What Pilgrims Do on Dhul-Hijjah 11-13

In the final days of Hajj, what are pilgrims doing? Read this article to learn the remaining rituals for pilgrims and where they will spend their nights.

You’re Back From Hajj – Now What?

What does one aspire for or towards after Hajj? Do we merely return to our regular lives unaffected? Uninspired? One of the foremost thoughts a returning pilgrim has in mind is whether or not his or her hajj was accepted.

Kid’s Hajj Project Shows Batman, Joker as Pilgrims

A hajj project for two British young Muslim kids has gone viral on the internet, showing both Batman and Joker donning ihram and going to hajj.

The Prophet’s Strong Message to All People at Arafah
The Prophet's Strong Message to All People at Arafah

O People, lend me an attentive ear, for I know not whether after this year, I shall ever be amongst you again. Therefore, listen to what I am saying to you very carefully and take these words to those who could not be present here today…

Hawaiians Hajj: 15,000 Km & 26 Hours Flying

The lifetime journey of hajj can be a challenge to many Muslims worldwide. For Native American Corey Gallivan and his family, a hajj journey from Hawaii is one of the longest routes to the holy city of Makkah.

Is There Zakah on the Money Saved for Hajj?
Is There Zakah on the Money Saved for Hajj

Wa`alaykumas-salam warahmatullahi wa barakatuh.  In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: This saved money should be added to any other wealth you have, and you must pay zakah on it if it has reached …

Why Do Muslims Rejoice in Slaughtering Animals?
slaughtering animals

Short Answer: I think I need to clarify that offering a sacrifice marks the completion of Hajj (pilgrimage). It is simply to celebrate the completion of the devotional course of Hajj. It is also to feed the poor so that they may feel the universal joy of the Eid (holiday). Pilgrims are not the only ones who undertake this duty, but all Muslims, …

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