Every religion is consisting of some creeds and principles and it’s vital for societies and nations. Similarly, the Ummah of the Prophet (PBUH) is following the religion, Islam. This religion has also some creeds and fundamentals principles that are beneficial for Muslims. One of them is Hajj which is the last pillar of Islam and for Muslims, it is the most sacred and important worship. They accomplish Hajj every year through Islamic Travel Cheap Five Star 2019 Hajj and Umrah Offers with Group From London with Hotel and Flight and achieve the title of Hajji.
The Muslims who are financially and physically strong, must perform this worship and ask forgiveness from Allah for their past iniquities. The worship of Hajj is performed in the House of Allah, Holy Kaaba, Makkah and starts from 8th Zill Hajj and ends on 12th Zill Hajj. Now we discuss the step by step guide on these five days that is considered Hajj Days.
• 8th Zill Hajj or First Day of Hajj
Hajj starts on the 8th Zill Hajj and the prohibitions of Ihram dress starting in a place of Miqat. The men pilgrim wear the 2 white unstitched cloth and women pilgrim wear loose-fitting cloth. They follow the rules of Ihram strictly such as they avoid anger, sexual meetups, rude behaviors etc.
Then they make tawaf e Kaaba for seven times and after completing this, they perform Say’ee ritual. After Fajr Salah, they move to Mina which is 8 Km away from Haram. They spend a whole day there.
• 9th Zill Hajj or Second Day of Hajj
After Fajr Salah, pilgrims move from Mina to Arafat. They ask forgiveness from Allah the Almighty and listen to sermons from scholars near a mountain of Jabal Al Rahmah. When sundown, they move towards Muzdalifah. They spent a night here.
• 10th Zill Hajj or Third Day of Hajj
Before the dawn, pilgrims return back to Mina on the day of Yawm-ul Hajj al-Akbar. In Mina, they perform Rami and throw the 7 pebbles on Jamarat. Then they cut their hair or trim it and do Qurbani.
Then for the Tawaf al-Ifadah, pilgrims re-visit the Masjid e Haram, before returning to Mina to spend the night there.
• 11th Zill Hajj or Fourth Day of Hajj
On the fourth day, they stay at Mina and perform Rami by throwing stones at Jamrat but this time throwing 7 stones at each of the 3 pillars. Then they spend 2 or 3 days in Mina. Then for performing farewell Tawaf, pilgrims return to Masjid e Haram.
• 12th Zill Hajj or Fifth Day of Hajj
Pilgrims perform farewell Tawaf by circling the seven times Holy Kaaba anti-clockwise. Farewell Tawaf means your end of Hajj and now you are Hajji.