Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 14 November 2018

Muslims walk around the Kaaba seven times counterclockwise. 

WATCH: All you need to know about Hajj 

The Hajj is a five-day spiritual journey that occurs during the last month of the Islamic calendar.

It is an opportunity to fulfil one of the five pillars of Islam. The hajj is a massive undertaking both for those performing and the county hosting.

This year, the Saudi government has capped the number of pilgrims at two million.


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