Category: Hajj & Umrah

The Farewell Hajj: Discussing Human Rights – I

On his last (farewell) Hajj, a year before his death, the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam delivered a beautiful, poignantKhutbah (sermon). The principles and ideals mentioned in the Khutbah were not empty slogans but the same principles that he had…

What Is the Significance of Eid Al-Adha?

The day of Eid al-Adha is known all over the world as “Al-Eid Al-Kabir“, or the Major Feast. It is distinguished from “Al-Eid Al-Saghir“, which is the Minor Feast, known also as Eid al-Fitr. This is actually celebrated by Muslims…

Hajj: A Journey of Love

The journey of Hajj is dotted with incredible experiences of selfless brotherhood for most pilgrims. For someone who has never gone forHajj, I do not think any amount of literary research, academic classes, or wistful anticipation can prepare them enough…