Millions of pilgrims arrive in Mecca for Hajj

(London Telegraph) Islam’s holiest site is heaving with pilgrims from around the world, many thousands of whom pray shoulder to shoulder outside Mecca’s Grand Mosque as part of their hajj pilgrimage.

The pilgrimage is one of the ‘Five Pillars of Islam,’ and includes certain rites that pilgrims must perform during the three days.

WND » Faith http://www.wnd.com/2012/10/millions-of-pilgrims-arrive-in-mecca-for-hajj/

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