The First 10 Days of Zul Hijjah

Why They Matter Even for those not performing the pilgrimage, Hajj, the first ten days of this month are considered very sacred and a time for increased reflection, seeking Allah's forgiveness, doing good and various other forms of worship. Prophet Mohammed (peace and blessings be upon him) has said about the first ten days of [...]

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Hajj at a Glance

Each year in the 12th month of the Islamic calendar, Muslims in North America and around the world begin observing activities associated with the annual Hajj, or pilgrimage to Mecca. Hajj is one of the "five pillars" of the Islamic faith. Hajj activities take place during six days (8th-13th) of the Islamic lunar month of [...]

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