Pilgrimage

 
04.09.2016, Sunday

Prophet Muhammad and the Celebration of ‘Eid

Folders / Pilgrimage / Emine Gümüş Böke, PhD

During the Era of Happiness the celebrations would start with the ‘Eid prayer which was held in an area called the musalla (place of prayer); women and young girls joined the ‘Eid prayer.

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Hajj in 23 Questions

The Pilgrimage to Mecca explained.

read more 22.09.2015, Tuesday

The Last Sermon of the Prophet

O People! Lend me an attentive ear, for I know not whether after this year, I shall ever be amongst you again. Therefore listen to what I am saying to you very carefully and take these words to those who could not be present here today.

read more 22.09.2015, Tuesday

The Sunna of Sacrificing

Eid al-Adha is called the Great Eid. It occurs at the culmination of the Hajj, and is the culmination of the first ten blessed days of Dhu al-Hijjah, days which have been described by our beloved Prophet (pbuh) as the best days of the year..

read more 22.09.2015, Tuesday

He Called and We Obeyed

Folders / Pilgrimage / Muhammad Taher

This is the call our lord Allah. He made it holy by His majesty, and did this for His faithful servers. It is a call the one, Allah, to the nation of Islam to fulfill these sacred rites. Indeed, these rites are so very much a part of the foundations of Islam.

read more 22.03.2015, Sunday

The Farewell Hajj and the Farewell Sermon

Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) met with Archangel Gabriel every Ramadan and read the verses which had been revealed up until then. In the month of Ramadan during the 10th year after the emigration, (December, 631) Gabriel said that...

read more 23.11.2010, Tuesday

Why Hajj?

There is a connection between what the believer obtains during hajj and the ritual thatis performed. A point that needs to be made here is that the place where the hajj is performed and the place that Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) and the first Muslims lived is the same...

read more 15.03.2010, Monday

The First British Guest of Allah

At a time when  Britain had major political and economic interests in the Middle East, Hedley Churchward had only one concern in mind while going on a pilgrimage to Mecca; the pleasure of Allah.

read more 11.03.2010, Thursday