islamic pilgrimage

Egypt’s PM cancels Hajj at the expense of the state for year 2023

Wed, 21 Dec 2022 - 04:32 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly ordered cancelling Islamic pilgrimage, aka Hajj, at the expense of the state during the 2023 Hajj season in a meeting with ministers on Tuesday.

Muslim worshippers seek green inspiration at annual Haj pilgrimage

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 - 02:40 GMT

Thomson Reuters Foundation- Some 2 million people are expected to travel across the globe to eat

Rafah border crossing remains open for 3rd day

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 10:21 GMT

Rafah border crossing was opened for the third consecutive day by the Egyptian authorities Wednesday morning.

Egyptian Pilgrims express gratitude to MOI for facilitating Hajj

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 - 01:53 GMT

This was the first group to arrive, as there are others scheduled to head to Mecca under supervision of the ministry.

Inside The Mystic Journeys Of Egypt's Sufis

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 - 12:53 GMT

Up-and-coming documentary photographer Ahmed Gaber has spent the last few months traveling Egypt to document the nation’s Sufi moulids