Secretary General of World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought attended the South Africa webinar on "Social Dimension of Hajj" in the wake of the annual pilgrimage which has been very limitedly held due to the new coronavirus pandemic.
The cleric hailed the unifying aspect of Hajj and called it a community maker ritual and symbol of ...
Pilgrims have completed the rituals for Hajj 2020 with the farewell Tawaf (circumambulation of Ka'aba). This year Saudi Arabia held the annual pilgrimage with very limited number of pilgrims in a bid to take protective measures against COVID-19.
Senior Iranian cleric highlighted the social and unifying Hajj pilgrimage in a webinar held by the cultural consulate of Iran embassy in South Africa in collaboration with Al Mustafa International University on Sunday.
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