Pilgrimage to Makkah is Recommended in Islam & Christianity

Zakir Naik


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The fifth pillar of Islam is how much

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every adult Muslim who has the means to perform hajj, should perform Hajj. That is the pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca in the month of Hajj at least once in his lifetime. Hajj is the biggest annual gathering of the world. About two and a half million people gathered from different parts of the world.

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From America, from UK, from Canada, from India, from Pakistan, from UAE, from Malaysia from Indonesia, two and a half million people gathered from different parts of the world. And they're dressed up in two pieces of unsold cloth preferably white, the men that dressed up into pieces of unsold cloth preferably white, you cannot identify the person standing next to you, whether the king or a popper is the best example of International Brotherhood.

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The Quran says in Surah chapter number 49 was number 13. Yeah, are you one na so in na na, na, na na, na na, na, na,

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na na na element COVID all humankind, we have created you from a single pair of male and female and have divided you into nations and tribes so that you shall recognize each other not that you shall despise each other and the most honored in the sight of Allah subhanho wa Taala is the person who has taqwa, the criteria for judgment in the sight of Allah subhanho wa Taala. It is not wealth. It is not color. It is not sex. It is not age, but it is taqwa it is righteousness, it is God consciousness. It is piety.

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And if you read the Bible,

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it's mentioned the Bible. In the book of Psalms.

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Chapter by default, was in the four to seven it says, bless it are those people who travel to the valley of Baka. Baka is another name for Makkah. It's also mentioned in the Quran, in Surah, Allah Moran chapter number three was the 96 that bucha is the first place of worship of Allah subhanho wa Taala. So bucha is another name for Makkah.

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And it is also mentioned in the Bible that bless it or those people who traveled to Africa. This was in brief regarding the five pillars of Islam, but these five pillars are only the pillars. They aren't the complete structure, but if the pillars are strong, inshallah God willing, even the structure will be strong.