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Hajj 2013 – A Complete Guide on the Rituals

Hajj 2013The followers of Islam consider Mecca as the most pious place on the earth owing to its significance in glorifying the highly revered religion the world over. Hajj, one of the five pillars of Islam is the most respected ritual they perform here, with due zeal and fervor. Notably, Muslims from every nook and cranny of the globe gather here in the month of Dhu al-Hijjah, the last one according to Islamic calendar. The following article gives an insight into the rituals they follow here in the Hajj, which ultimately enrich them with peace of mind and purity of soul, leaving all the evils behind. Apropos to the upcoming Hajj 2013, these points are noteworthy.

Ritual guides to Hajj 2013Ihram For Men & Women

Ihram: As for the rituals, first of all it is essential for the devotees to be in the state of Ihram, which is the state of purification. It requires the Muslims to take proper bathe as per the Islamic way and then wear the white garment, called as Ihram that comprises:

  • Rida: The white cloth’s upper portion
  • Izar: The white cloth’s lower portion Continue reading