In Observance of the Muslim time called The Hajj (Sept. 22-26, 2015)


Hajj – journey of a lifetime

The Hajj is a religious pilgrimage to Mecca that a Muslim must make at least once in their lifetime. Read the about the experiences of Birmingham Muslims who have taken this trip of a lifetime.  The Hajj is a very important part of the Islamic faith. Every year around 2 million Muslims converge on Mecca in Saudi Arabia. Dressed in white sheets the Pilgrims perform acts of worship and reaffirm their faith.