We snuck a handicam into mecca saudi arabia to film the islamic tradition of hajj the worlds largest annual pilgrimage and the biggest gathering of people in the world at any given time. Join the hajj the five day pilgrimage to the high plains of arafat outside mecca saudi arabia.
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Pilgrimage to mecca video. Hj a pilgrimage. More join the hajj the five day pilgrimage to the high plains of arafat outside mecca saudi arabia. Mecca is also the birthplace of muhammad.
It is the site of the kabah which is the holiest site in islam the central focus of the hajj pilgrimage and the direction of muslims daily prayers. The hajj h ae d. In february 2016 the photographer luca locatelli traveled to mecca during umrah a minor pilgrimage that can be made for much of the year.
Sometimes also spelt hadj hadji or haj in english is an annual islamic pilgrimage to mecca saudi arabia the holiest city for muslimsit is a mandatory religious duty for muslims that must be carried out at least once in their lifetime by all adult muslims who are physically and financially capable of undertaking the. He received permission from the saudi arabian. Join the hajj the five day pilgrimage to the high plains of arafat outside mecca saudi arabia.
Mecca city located in the sirat mountains in western saudi arabia inland from the red sea coast. Inside mecca is a 2003 national geographic documentary film by anisa mehdi that offers an intimate documentation of the annual pilgrimage to mecca. The hajj pilgrimage is a religious journey that every devout follower of islam is expected to make at least once in their life and is considered one of the faiths greatest acts of worship.
Httpbitlynatgeosubscribe nationalgeographic mecca haj. In this video salama and i take you with us on the islamic pilgrimage known as umrah in mecca saudi arabia i share with you what the pilgrimage means to us and more importantly how. Join the hajj the five day pilgrimage to the high plains of arafat outside mecca.