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World's Largest Pilgrimage - Hajj Documentary

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Published on Sep 13, 2012

We snuck a handicam into Mecca, Saudi Arabia to film the Islamic tradition of Hajj, the world's largest annual pilgrimage and the biggest gathering of people in the world at any given time.

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Comments • 4,218

Mahmoud Hamra
About that stoning part. It's not actually that people would stone satan. It was done by one of the prophets where he threw a stone at satan when he was there. So it's just a reenactment. And Kaaba is the house of God in the sense that people turn towards it when they pray. Not that God actually lives in it!!
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Chaudhry Rajinder Nijjhar Jatt
I have just produced a Video on the Partition of India 70 years ago. I mentioned Hajj.
Berat Demir
Milan its not! kabba is built by abraham except it was called ibrahim in islam. then the idol worshipper came and started to built their statue all around ka'bah, and the muslims were prohibited from praying in ka'bah. so muslim must take initiative to take ka'bah back! do your reaserch before commenting something bullshit
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George Soros
I'm sure the comment section will be filled with insightful and respectful people expressing well thought out and informed opinions.
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karam jnah
so True lol
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Kiss The Anus Of A Black
Muslims do not need anyone's acceptance, they have their faith. 1,6 billion people who believe in Islam and in one God. Millions who go to Hajj, their last words will be " to allah we belong and to him we shall return". Man, I totally respect that.
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Berat Demir
PietreADI explain mexican then.
Berat Demir
PietreADI isnt all religion the same? im never rememmbered my local imam telling me to go insane to kill all the christian, rape a 7yrs old girl . lol you also know that pedophile grew first in the west.
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ayann abdiker
I hate veggies. but I do not go to the store to hate them. So wut are you haters doing here?
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joeharna
But you're indian, why are you so concerned about the west. they want you to go away too lol
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rednishat TV
so much idiots in comment without any knowledge of #Islam. If you have courage read #Qur'an for just one time seriously....!!! Then comment!
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Hishaam Ahmed
John Petterson. Wtf have you read then? Anyways, it was commonplace for older men to take a younger wife, like in Britain and everywhere else, it was consistent culture and happens partially today. Child marriages occurred EVERYWHERE due to varied circumstances. Stop being ignorant and dismissive by fabricating the truth
John Petterson
yes I read Quran and Hadist.. And I found that the prophet was pedophile who fuck 9 year old girl
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Boldbaatar Batireedui
hi i am new converter thanks allah. from china
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umar al khatab khatab
Boldbaatar Batireedui welcome brother
The Starks
Jitendra singh if it feels annoying to u then get fuck ur self from here.. u r no one to speak such hate about another person.... Grow up bitch..
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Jp Reddy
This mosque is beautiful! Wow!!
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Berat Demir
PietreADI shut up you replies to all fucking comments
PietreADI
People should go to their local mosques and shoot the imams and mullahs. They are the biggest perverts and power-hungry men of Islam. They preach to the brainwashed adults and manipulate and rape the children. They are pedophiles reading the quran out loud. They;re inflated egos wont allow them to think they are in the wrong. They call for prayers in the morning and beat they're wives at night and preach evil to the numb-minded followers. There is still time to leave the cult of Islam. Bearded, perverted old men
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ffx178
Keep on hating us this will make our Heaven (Jannah) easier for us :) .
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Sa-G
America (USA) is the biggest terrorist country in the world 1895: 2,000,000 killed Indians 1945 :killed 166,000 people in Hiroshima 1950-1953: 2,000,000 killed in Korean War 1966: 1,100,000 killed in Vietnam 2002 - 2008: 95,000 killed in Iraq And more .... Now, who's the terrorist?
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Milan
Sa-G Saudi Arabia americas biggest ally in the world
Godzilla McDolan
Pacers143 Terrorist is someone who uses violent actions against innocent people for a political agenda America killed innocent people in Hiroshima etc for their capitalist agenda
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Denko Troi
I am a Catholic and I would like to be a Muslim. Do I have any chance?
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N3RD Who can noscope
Denko Troi find ur local mousque and then go to it with fully islamic dress or do reasherch
Hishaam Ahmed
First of all, you believe in God and Muhammad (pbuh) as the last messenger of God? If you do, then recite the Shahadah and open your heart in the belief of God. Ps, contact an imam( Islamic priest) or scholar for guidance and do plenty of research to prepare yourself so you don't go head first unknowingly into this religion because, like all religions, you need devotion, responsibility, intention and effort.
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