HAJJ 2013
Hajj 2013

Pilgrims inject 1bn Saudi riyals into textiles market during hajj

Friday, 18 October 2013

The Chairman of the ready-made Clothes and Textiles Committee in Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and ......

Saudi Arabia praised by World Health Organization for hajj health services

Thursday, 17 October 2013

The World Health Organization (WHO) has praised Saudi Arabia’s efforts in combating Corona ......

Pilgrims start leaving Saudi Arabia after hajj

Thursday, 17 October 2013

Some 1.4 million Muslim pilgrims who came from 188 countries started leaving Saudi Arabia on ......

Saudi anti-drug authority takes quitters on hajj tour

Thursday, 17 October 2013

More than 100 former drug addicts in Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries were invited to perform ......

Help is at hand: Thousands of volunteers provide services to hajj pilgrims

Thursday, 17 October 2013

Islam is a religion which considers serving people as an act of worship. The Prophet (peace be upon ......

Saudi barbers take a turn at pilgrims’ hair

Wednesday, 16 October 2013

New barber shops have sprung up near the “Jamarat” walls in Mina, where pilgrims shave ......

Hajj 2013: Syrian pilgrims pray for an end to deadly violence

Wednesday, 16 October 2013

During the annual hajj pilgrimage this week, an Al Arabiya crew covering the journey across the ......

Muslim pilgrims stone the devil for a second day as hajj nears end

Wednesday, 16 October 2013

Muslim pilgrims continue to perform the “stoning of the devil” ritual on Wednesday. ......

Muslims around the world celebrate first day of Eid al-Adha

Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Muslim worshipers around the world are gathering at mosques for dawn prayers to mark the beginning ......

Muslim pilgrims perform devil-stoning ritual as hajj nears end

Tuesday, 15 October 2013

As this year’s hajj pilgrimage nears to an end, some 1.2 million Muslim pilgrims on Tuesday ......

Nearly two million pilgrims perform hajj

Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Saudi Arabia said Tuesday that around 1.98 million pilgrims are performing this year's annual Muslim ......

Hajj pilgrims gather on Mount Arafat for prayer and reflection

Monday, 14 October 2013

As crowds of Muslims gathered on Monday in Arafat, southeast of Makkah, pilgrims marked the most ......

Pilgrims head to Mount Arafat for the ‘most important’ day of hajj

Monday, 14 October 2013

Muslims around the globe commemorate on Monday the Day of Arafat, considered the most important day ......

Hajj 2013: Ka’aba cover to be changed as per annual tradition

Monday, 14 October 2013

The Kiswa, or cover, of  Islam’s most revered structure, the Ka’aba in Makkah, will ......

Turkish president in Saudi Arabia to perform hajj pilgrimage

Monday, 14 October 2013

Turkey’s Abdullah Gul has become the first president in his country to perform the hajj ......

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