All adults hope to conduct the Islamic hajj , or pilgrimage to Mecca, at some time during their life.
The pilgrimage, called the hajj , is considered the culmination of Islamic practice.
Those villagers who have made the hajj to Mecca, or even descendants of those who have made the journey, are highly respected.
The hajj (pilgrimage to Mecca) is an important ritual for the Bedu, and most parents take each of their children on his or her first pilgrimage at the age of seven or eight.
Before you partake your journey to perform your hajj , there are certain things that you should always remember to do.
After a long drive, we arrived in Mecca around midnight and began the rituals associated with the hajj .
The hajj links pilgrims with Muslims around the world symbolically, ritually, and politically.
The hajj to Mecca, is one of the pillars of Islam.
The hajj is a pilgrimage to Mecca with religious activities that last a week or more.
Major Muslim annual rituals are Ramadan (the month of fasting), Idul Fitri (the end of fasting), and the hajj (pilgrimage).