He dipped his hand into the dish with that great trader when Mahbub and a few co-religionists were invited to a big Haj
Muslim pilgrims gather on the plains of Arafat during the annual haj
pilgrimage, outside the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
New Delhi [India], Nov 21 ( ANI ): Union Minister of Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi clarified that no changes have been made in the Haj
Act or the Haj
policy by the government.
It has not increased the Haj
charges, while the period of Haj
has been reduced by 10 days.
The Omani Haj
mission will return to the Sultanate tomorrow after ensuring a safe return of all Omani Hajis from the sacred lands.
PIA will bring back more than 68,000 pilgrims through Haj
and regular flights from Jeddah and Madina to Islamabad, Lahore, Peshawar, Karachi, Sialkot, Multan and Faisalabad stations.
New Delhi [India], June 30 ( ANI ): Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has said that a record number of Muslims, including a large number of women, will be going to Haj
this year even after the subsidy has ended.
The pilgrims tend to leave on the 6th or 7th of the Islamic month of Dhul Haj
and return on the 13th or 14th, the operators said.
Around two million Muslims from all over the world gathered in Makkah to perform their religious obligation, Haj
, the fifth pillar of Islam.
While making the announcement of Haj
2018 at Haj
House, Naqvi said that this time, the Central Government has announced Haj
process one month before in comparison to the last year.