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Hajj pilgrims in Mecca. Reuters photo


A Brand New Mecca City

A Brand New Mecca City

Muslims make up about 24 percent of the world population. With one and a half billion Muslims worldwide, should one billion of them decide on performing Hajj– which is pillar of Islam–  at least once in a lifetime, it will take up to 500 years for the task to be...
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Maj. Gen. Mansour Al-Turki briefs reporters on Hajj Updates on Friday, SPA


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Footballers Abou Diaby, Demba Ba and Jacques Faty performing Umrah today after arriving for Hajj, IlmFeed twitter page

Photo courtesy of: Na’eem Raza


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Muslim pilgrims perform the Hajj ritual of Jamarat as they throw stones at a pillar representing the devil, Mina, Saudi Arabia, September 24, 2015. (Photo by AP)


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Muslim pilgrims pray around the holy Kaaba at the Grand Mosque ahead of the annual haj pilgrimage in Mecca September 21, 2015. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood