Hajj

The Hajj in numbers
The Hajj in numbers

The Hajj hosts millions of people and in doing so requires a dedicated amount of workers bringing together thousands of people to make the Hajj safe and easy for pilgrims

Humans of Hajj is bringing stories of pilgrims in Mecca
Humans of Hajj is bringing stories of pilgrims in Mecca

Some of the stories shared by pilgrims and people who work in Makkah. We’ve selected a few posts that touched our hearts.

Hezbollah bans members from Hajj this year
Hezbollah bans members from Hajj this year
Sierra Leone Muslims make first Hajj after Ebola
Sierra Leone Muslims make first Hajj after Ebola
Riyadh accuses Tehran of 'politicizing' Hajj pilgrimage
Riyadh accuses Tehran of 'politicizing' Hajj pilgrimage
Indonesia wants unused Hajj quotas offered around
Indonesia wants unused Hajj quotas offered around

Minister of Religious Affairs asks for quota to be proportionality revised, unused quotas to be offered to other countries

Khamenei calls on Muslims to reconsider Saudi holy sites
Khamenei calls on Muslims to reconsider Saudi holy sites

"Because of Saudi rulers' oppressive behaviour towards God's guests, the world of Islam must fundamentally reconsider the management of the two holy places and the issue of hajj," Khamenei said in a statement published on his website, referring to Mecca and Medina.

168 return to Indonesia after Hajj passport scam
168 return to Indonesia after Hajj passport scam