World Muslims have welcomed a new Islamic Hijri year 1436, with the first day of the lunar month of Muharram starting on Saturday, October 25.
More than two million Muslim pilgrims will begin leaving the holy city of Makkah, concluding epidemic-free as they performed peacefully the last of the solemn rituals of the soul-searching journey of
Setting out to perform the stoning ritual in hajj, showers of rains have relieved more than two million pilgrims, adding to their happiness and feelings of Allah’s blessings.
Over two million pilgrims continued on Sunday, October 5, the symbolic stoning of the devil in what has been so far a safe and smooth hajj.
Seeking forgiveness from Allah, millions of Muslim pilgrims ascended Friday, October 3, Mount `Arafat, east of the holy city of Makkah, in the climax of hajj after spending a night of meditation and i
Millions of white-clad Muslim pilgrims have begun marching to Mina on the first leg of their journey of a lifetime, preparing for the climax of their pilgrimage when they ascend Mount `Arafat.
Criticizing the aspect of 'selfie fever' gripping many pilgrims now visiting the holy places in Makkah and Madinah, Saudi scholars have advised them not to indulge in such practice for it serves as a
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