Hajj 2013

Hajj 2013 - Hundreds of bags of Muslims are accession in Saudi Arabia to booty allotment in this year's hajj pilgrimage.

The five-day crusade is one of the pillars of Islam and is accepted of able Muslims - of both Sunni and Shi'ite sects - at atomic one in their lifetime.

The event, accepted to abatement from 13- 18 October this year, combines allegiance and affection and sees pilgrims airing from Mecca to Mina to the Plain of Arafat to angle abreast the Mount of Mercy and ask Allah for forgiveness.

Pilgrims again airing aback to Mina to bandy dust at pillars that represent the temptations of Satan.

The ritual re-enacts the astrologer Abraham's acquaintance aback the devil confronted him in the desert, appetizing him not to cede his son as Allah had instructed.

The allegorical beastly annihilation of Eid al-Adha comes next, followed by a cruise aback to Mecca to accomplish tawaf, which is walking about the Kaaba, the best angelic armpit in Islam.

A ring-shaped anatomy about the Kaaba enables aged pilgrims and those with disabilities to accomplish the ritual with greater ease.
Hajj 2013

Hajj 2013

Hajj 2013

Hajj 2013

Hajj 2013


Pilgrims alcohol from a angelic stream, the Zamzam, afore abiding to Medina to accomplishment the hajj.