Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

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Raindrops and White Tile | #MyHajjStory

Sarah Sultan looks back on her transformative experience making du’a in front of the Ka’bah. Got a Hajj story to share? Submit your story for a chance to be featured on our platforms! Learn more here...

A Sea of Humanity | #MyHajjStory

Dr. Altaf Husain reflects on his journey away from the air conditioned tents to experience ‘Arafah on the mountain. Got a Hajj story to share? Submit your story for a chance to be featured on our platforms! Learn...

The Girl With No Arms | #MyHajjStory

Dr. Edward Moad reflects on some of the harsher realities witnessed while performing Hajj. Got a Hajj story to share? Submit your story for a chance to be featured on our platforms! Learn more here. Support Yaqeen this...

Du’as For Our Children | #MyHajjStory

Dr. Jibran Khokhar reflects on his role as a parent during his Hajj experience. Got a Hajj story to share? Submit your story for a chance to be featured on our platforms! Learn more here. Support Yaqeen this Dhul Hijjah...

The Farewell Effect | #MyHajjStory

Sh. Suleiman Hani reflects on two hajj stories: his unique experience at a rainy Arafah as well as what we can learn from the farewell tawaf. Got a Hajj story to share? Submit your story for a chance to be featured on...

A Tug of the Shoulder | My Hajj Story

Sh. Abdullah Oduro discusses the importance of showing respect and reverence towards our elders after an experience in Hajj during tawaf. Got a Hajj story to share? Submit your story for a chance to be featured on our...

For Allah, Not People | #MyHajjStory

Sometimes we get caught up with some of the systems built around the Hajj experience, but it’s important to recalibrate and remember that it’s about our relationship with Allah, not our relationship with...

Unscripted Du’as | #MyHajjStory

Stuck in the mutawwif’s office with no passport and nearly missing his wedding, Dr. Omar Suleiman reflects on the power of unscripted du’as. Got a Hajj story to share? Submit your story for a chance to be...

The Parting of an Ocean | #MyHajjStory

Sh. Ibrahim Hindy looks back on the advice given to him by his father’s friend during his first Hajj on reaching the Black Stone. Got a Hajj story to share? Submit your story for a chance to be featured on our...

A Taxi Cab Ride | #MyHajjStory

Sh. Mohammad Elshinawy recounts a beautiful story on traveling for the pilgrimage as told by an elderly cab driver. Got a Hajj story to share? Submit your story for a chance to be featured on our platforms! Learn more...