HAJJ

THE PILGRIMAGE IN ISLAM (HAJJ)

  The pilgrimage (Hajj) is an annual Islamic event that occurs in the last Islamic month of Zil-Hajj. While the date is not fixed as the lunar Islamic calendar changes every year with the sight of the new moon. The Islamic Calendar (Lunar) is about 11 days shorter than the English/ Gregorian Calendar. The literal meaning of […]

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Ramadan and the economy

Ramadan and the economy

Economics is an extraordinary discipline because it is connected to every aspect of people’s daily lives. Worship of Islam is also closely linked to economic activities and has had a significant impact on the economy. The very beginning of the holy month of Ramadan brings about a substantial change in financial practices within the country, […]

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DEFENCE DAY HOLIDAY

DEFENCE DAY HOLIDAY

“All the offices across the country will be closed at three o’clock in the day.” The Ministry of Interior instead of giving a public holiday on 6th of September has announced that the offices will be closed earlier at three o’clock on Friday in regards of “Defence Day”. According to details, the Interior Ministry has […]

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TYPES OF HAJJ (PILGRIMAGE)

TYPES OF HAJJ (PILGRIMAGE)

Islam which is considered as a complete code of living has five basic pillars of which Pilgrimage (Hajj) stands on the fifth place. Pilgrimage (Hajj) is performed in the last month of Lunar Islamic Calendar Zil-Hajj in which the Muslims throughout the globe participate in millions of quantity. Hajj is an obligatory prayer which is […]

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DAY OF ARAFAT

THE DAY OF ARAFAT

The 9th day of the last month of Islamic Calendar is considered as the Day of Arafat. It is one of the Rituals that the Muslims pilgrims (Hajji) perform during their annual journey of pilgrimage (Hajj) towards the Holiest place of Makkah in Saudi Arabia. As the 9th Zil-Hajj is a day of Lunar Calendar […]

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