Saudi Arabia Arafat: Hajj Activities Have Been Very Successful Despite The Hot Weather.
Reports from Saudi Arabia say hajj activities have been very successful despite the hot weather. Muslim faithful climbed the mountain Arafat to supplicate to Allah without any hitch.
Climbing of Arafat attracts huge population, which surpasses the medina pilgrimage, as pilgrims from all nations must participate. Women and children could not hold their delight in being part of the exercise.
Arafat is the main hajj activity without which hajj rituals are rendered invalid
It is noteworthy that though Saudi authorities has dished out stern policies to guide the conduct of pilgrims while in the holy land, some were still flouting the laid down principles.
AIT’s Farouke Okpanachi reports that Nigerian pilgrims are very pleased with the logistic arrangements in terms of conveying pilgrims from Muna to Arafat, Muzdelifa and back to Muna for jamat