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Hajj and globalisation: How Saudi Arabia is adapting, and could adapt,...

With demand for Hajj increasing, Saudi Arabia has had to adapt the infrastructure of the pilgrimage, and faces further challenges in terms of regulating the Hajj tour-operating industry which operates worldwide.

The UK’s top diplomat apologizes for calling the Sikh Golden Temple...

Britain’s most senior diplomat has apologised for calling one of the holiest sites in Sikhism a mosque, demonstrating the prominence of religious illiteracy which leads to Sikhs often being confused with Muslims.

More Young Dutch Muslims Are Travelling To Mecca For the annual...

With the annual Hajj starting on the 30th of August this year, the Dutch pilgrims have become increasingly younger. In the past, the Hajj...

Major Mecca Pilgrimage Exhibition Opens in Netherlands

21 August 2013   In partnership with the British Museum in London, Leiden’s National Museum of Ethnology is displaying an exhibition dedicated to the Hajj. More...