Millions of Muslims from across the world to perform Haj in Saudi Arabia today
Millions of Muslims from across the world will perform Haj today in Saudi Arabia. Nearly one lakh 36 thousand pilgrims from India are performing Haj this year. Marking the beginning of the five-day pilgrimage, devotees converged at Mina yesterday. After offering morning prayers, they will proceed to Mount Arafat today for the main ritual of Haj-reciting prayers. The pilgrims will spend the day at Arafat praying and asking for God’s forgiveness.They will listen the Khutba-e-Haj or Haj Sermon and offer midday and afternoon prayers together before leaving for Muzdalifah in the evening.