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Power of Hajj, Reflections on Life-time Journey

After traveling to Mecca to perform the ancient Islamic pilgrimage twice in less than a year, once for Hajj and another time for Umrah, Samir Anibou can attest to the difficult preparation required for the sacred ritual.

The Story of Ka'bah - The Sacred House of God

The Story of Ka'bah - The Sacred House of God

The Ka’bah is the holiest site in Islam, and it is the qiblah, the direction Muslims face when praying. It is called the Ka’bah because of its shape; cube in the Arabic language is ka’b. Sometimes the Ka’bah is called Al Bait Al Atiq, or the emancipated house…


When Is Eid Al-Adha & Dhul-Hijjah 1438? - Science Responds

Dhul-Hijjah is the 12th and final month in the Hijri Calendar. It is a very sacred month for Muslims as Hajj pilgrimage and Al-Adha feast occur during it. The rituals of Hajj are performed on the 8th, 9th and the 10th of this month. Day of Arafah takes place on the 9th of the month. …

Who is the Woman who Invented the Rites of Hajj?

Who is the Woman who Founded the Rites of Hajj?

The days of Hajj are a remembrance of great events. The rites of our pilgrimage have their roots deep in the history of God’s noble Prophets from the time of Abraham to the time of Muhammad (peace be upon them all).

Malcolm X’s Strong Message from Makkah to America

Malcolm X’s Strong Message from Makkah to America

America needs to understand Islam, because this is the one religion that erases from its society the race problem. Throughout my travels in the Muslim world, I have met, talked to, and even eaten with people who in America would have been considered white…

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Your Guide to Packing for Hajj Journey

It’s Hajj season and many Muslims around the world are preparing to go to Hajj. In this infograph, we provide a checklist to make your packing for the spiritual journey an easy mission!

Solar Eclipse and Hajj... Any Connection?

Solar Eclipse and Hajj... Any Connection?

What is the relation between today’s solar eclipse and the Hajj season starting very soon? Is there any connection between the two events? Join Dr. Mohannad Hakeem in this video. More Islamic Resources about eclipses:


Leaving Children with Non-Muslim In-laws while Going to Hajj

As-salamu alaykum sister, Mash’Allah that is very wonderful you will be making Hajj, may Allah accept your hajj. During this most significant event in your life, the last thing you want to worry about is the well-being of your children. While it is a ntural response of most parents, it should not interfere with …

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