Well, several said they were from that province on their hajj to Mecca in Saudi Arabia.
Yes, but they also are worried about the hajj, which starts later this month.
My grandmother—the one who chose the name “Asma” for me—had gone on the hajj pilgrimage for the first time in 1970.
The exploit of accompanying the Muslim hajj to the holy cities was not unique, nor so dangerous as has been imagined.
He then set out in company with his father to perform the hajj.
Doth Allah permit me safe return from the hajj, he will be first to meet me at his father's gate.
Retiring backwards, he makes his exit and the hajj is complete.
This is called the Wukf or (standing), a necessary part of the hajj.
Connected with the hajj there are three actions which are farz, and five which are wjib; all the rest are sunnat or mustahab.
Persons who are too poor to go on a Jihd or to make the hajj must be assisted.
"pilgrimage to Mecca," from Arabic hajj "pilgrimage," from hajja "he went on a pilgrimage." Related to Hebrew haghagh "he made a pilgrimage, celebrated a feast," hagh "a gathering." One who has made it is a hajji.