Pilgrims Flock to Mina as Hajj Starts

Pilgrims Flock to Mina as Hajj Starts

Hajj is the name given to a pilgrimage made by Muslims at least once in a lifetime. It is part of the five pillars of Islam, mandatory for all financially and physically able. On the first day of the annual Hajj pilgrimage, Hujjaj flock to Mina as part of the first leg of their journey […]

Drinking Zamzam is Worship

Drinking Zamzam is Worship

Zamzam is Worship Those who have performed the pilgrimages of Hajj and Umrah will be familiar with the taste and goodness of the Zamzam water. For those who are unfamiliar, the term Zamzam is the name given to a well of water located in the holy city of Makkah. According to Muslim tradition, it is […]

Hajj–The Spiritual Meaning of Sacrifice

Hajj – The Spiritual Meaning of Sacrifice

Spiritual Meaning of Sacrifice – The month of Zil-Hajj carries immense significance for all followers of Islam across the globe. It is the month where Muslims from every corner of the world gather to perform the pilgrimage. Being the part of the five pillars of Islam makes its performance mandatory for all physically able and […]

Jamarat - The Days of Stoning

The Days of Stoning

Hajj is the most significant form of worship in Islam. This worship is unique in itself due to the exceptional rites involved in it. These rites revolve around the actions that Hazrat Ibrahim and his family performed in their life. The Sa’ee which is running between hills of Safa and Marwah is following the footsteps […]

The Reward of a Journey of a Lifetime

Hajj Rewards – Journey of Lifetime

The fifth pillar of Islam, the Hajj, is considered the journey of a lifetime. This pilgrimage to Makkah has been narrated by the Prophet PBUH to be one of the 5 things upon which Islam has been built. Hajj is obligatory for every Muslim believer at least once in their lifetime. If one is both […]

Kaabah - The Heaven on Earth

Kaabah – The Heaven on Earth

Kaabah is a heaven on the Earth beyond any explanation. Not a single word can describe the experience and feelings that one goes through after seeing it. It is the most sacred and perfect site in Islam is also known as Bait Ullah. The House of Allah –this mere concept is enough for every believer […]

Safety of Hajj

Safety of Hajj

Discussing the topic of safety related to the performance of the Hajj pilgrimage is considered inspiring. After all, we are talking about the House of ALLAH. No power or force is greater than that of ALLAH and so for this reason, all believers are required to reflect upon this thought. There are a number of […]

Islam before Muhammad PBUH

Islam before Prophet Muhammad PBUH

Allah SWT sent numerous prophets with scriptures on this earth to spread His word on this planet. The first Prophet is Hazrat Adam AS and the last being Prophet Muhammad PBUH. All the Prophets are given the responsibility to spread the message of Allah among the human and guide them about the very reason for […]