Sentence Examples

  • After an excursion to Mosul and Diarbekr, he made the haj a second time, staying at Mecca three years.
  • After visiting other parts of the gulf he crossed the breadth of Arabia to Mecca, making the haj for the third time.
  • Revisiting Jerusalem and Cairo he made the haj a fourth time, and finally reappeared at Fez (visiting Sardinia en route) on the 8th of November 1349, after twenty-four years' absence.
  • The Amir ul-haj, " commander of the pilgrimage" (to Mecca).
  • In the present day the Syrian pilgrim route, or Darb el Haj, from Damascus to Medina and Mecca is the most used.

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