Hajj and Umrah News - South Africa

31 Aug 2017

Stunning Images Of Islam's Holiest Pilgrimage

The annual Hajj pilgrimage to Islam's holiest site in the city of Mecca is a central part of the religion and one that every adult Muslim with the ability and means must fulfil it once in their life. 

Read more

31 Aug 2017

Haj pilgrims converge on Mount Arafat to ask for forgiveness

With their palms facing the sky in supplication, and many with tears in their eyes, around 2 million people from around the world gathered Thursday in an effort to start anew, erase past sins and beg God for forgiveness and guidance in the peak day of the Haj pilgrimage.

Read more

30 Aug 2017

Holy Kaaba joins Twitter

The Holy Kaaba, the holiest site for Muslims across the world, has joined Twitter. The timing of the launch of the Twitter account coincides with the Haj pilgrimage season in Saudi Arabia.

Read more