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Pillar 5: Why do Muslims Perform Hajj (Pilgrimage)?

Thousands of years ago, God promised Prophet Ibrahim ﷺ that people will come to Mecca and perform Hajj (pilgrimage). To this day, Muslims from all walks of life gather around the Ka’bah to fulfill this pillar. Their dedication begs the question: why do Muslims perform Hajj? Sh. Abdullah Oduro explains the connection between us and Prophets Ibrahim and Muhammad ﷺ through the actions of the 5th pillar.

October 21, 2020