|A Pilgrim's Progress|
A photo-essay from time magazine covering the world's largest , regularly scheduled pilgrimage.
A multilingual guide to performing hajj and umrah , with photos of the hijaz.
|Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims)|
Offers a full range of religious and practical advice to pilgrims , particularly related to health and safety.
|Channel 4 - The Hajj|
Accompanies " the hajj - the greatest trip on earth" , first screened on channel 4 (uk) in 2003. includes background articles on the ritual , history , and logistics; also video clips from the series , and a virtual hajj.
|Haj Committee (India)|
Information about the muslim pilgrimage to makkah including a training manual , audio , and picture gallery. also offers travel arrangement services. content available in english , hindi and urdu.
|Hajj Assistance Committee of North America|
Organizes umrah and hajj travel to saudi arabia , and ziyarat groups to iran and syria; information about itineraries , facilities , booking and costs.
|Hajj Information Center|
Offers guides , articles , audio-visual resources , and accounts of the history of hajj. also includes old photos of the hajj sites to use as screensavers.
A hajji who has made hajj and umrah several times shares his practical experience; the hanafi religious requirements are also included.
|Ministry of Hajj|
Official website af the saudi arabian government authority directly responsible for all pilgrim affairs in the kingdom. offers a comprehensive information resource on the hajj.
|Pictures of Mecca and Al Madina|
A collection of photographs of the two holy cities mecca and madina; also includes mp3s of prayer calls.
A presentation of practical advice for pilgrims performing the hajj.
|The Hajj and Umrah Directory|
An information resource for uk pilgrims; includes background information on hajj and umrah , travel tips , visa details , and listings of hotels and specialist uk travel agents.
|The Holy Ka'bah|
An illustrated history and description of the holy ka'bah.
|The Missing Fifth Pillar Of Islam|
An article arguing that the islamic calendar has been manipulated , resulting in the invalidation of the hajj.
|The Pilgrimage to Mecca: One Woman's Journey|
A five-part diary of the hajj by a saudi journalist. (from the christian science monitor , 2004)