Al Hajj in light of Sura Hajj













Everywhere in the world:



In Summary, this Surah begins with a forewarning of the terror on the day of destruction (The emotional experience of pilgrims, feeling as though they are in the Day of Judgment, stems from the profound spiritual reflection), slowly flowing into heartfelt prayers and the sacrifices of devoted pilgrims. It celebrates the virtues and honors of the Hijra (migration) and the struggle in Allah’s path, intricately woven with 20 of His beautiful names in 8 consecutive sentences. The message then tenderly addresses the believers, drawing them close with love, urging repeatedly the importance of prayers and charity in the most affectionate manner. It concludes with a final touch of profound affection from Him: