By the grace of Allah we are celebrating the day of Eid al-Adha, that is the festival of sacrifice. During this celebration we commemorate the sacrifice of a...
Tag - Islam – Five Pillars – Hajj
'Six Sides' is a series about the Ka'ba, the holiest site in Islam. This article is about the deep symbolism behind its shape.
A personal account of the many emotions, lessons and experiences of journeying to Makkah, to carry out the holy pilgrimage of Hajj.
Contrary to misinformation, Ahmadi Muslims wholeheartedly obey the five pillars of Islam, including the holy pilgrimage to do Hajj in Makkah.
What is Hajj? What are the rites and significance of the holy pilgrimage to Makkah, the birthplace of Islam? Find out here?
Background on the political turmoil within Makkah in 1925 and guidance provided by Hazrat Mirza Bashiruddin Mahmud Ahmad (ra) on attending Hajj.
Writings by Hazrat Mirza Bashiruddin Mahmud Ahmad (ra) on the political turmoil within Makkah in 1925 and the conditions required to attend Hajj.
July 31, 2020 marks the celebration of Eid-ul-Adha, the ‘Festival of Sacrifices’ After leading the Eid prayer, the Fifth Caliph and Worldwide Head...
A reflection on the symbiotic relationship between physical actions and spirituality, and how Islamic practices emulate this connection.
The rites, history and religious teachings of the Islamic pilgrimage of Hajj to Mecca, where Muslims complete an obligatory spiritual journey in Islam.
First-hand testimonies from the first and second successors of the Promised Messiah (as) of their experiences undertaking Hajj.
Join us for an exhibit of the fascinating collection of photographs and thought-provoking talks by Peter Sanders at The Review of Religions’...
Join us for a quick preview of the new exhibit, focusing on religious iconography
As Muslims get ready to go to Hajj, we explore the essential rituals and rites of this annual pilgrimage.
A special in-depth feature highlighting the writings of the Promised Messiah, Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmadas on the five fundamental pillars of Islam.
The Promised Messiahas explains the five fundamental pillars of Islam in depth.
At Canada’s first Annual Peace Symposium, His Holiness speaks of the obligations that Muslims have to maintain peace in their communities and their obligations...
Before becoming the 2nd Caliph of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, the young Mirza Bashir-Ud-Din Mahmud Ahmad embarked on a historic journey to perform the Hajj...
Another form of worship is Hajj—the Pilgrimage; which does not mean that a person should carry out the formality of the Pilgrimage by providing for his journey...
The true spirit of Hajj involves complete devotion to God.
A glance at Pilgrimage in world religions and the philosophy of Hajj.
How the Hajj aims to unite mankind.
Millions of Muslims from all countries, all races and of all ages gather once a year in Makkah for the ultimate Pilgrimage. A comprehensive guide to the...
January 2004 marks the start of yet another year when people of all faiths and backgrounds will be making resolutions related to changing the way that they...
Background and history of the Ka’aba and related holy sites in Makkah.
A short summary of the rites related to the Muslim pilgrimage to Makkah.