British Museum exhibition – Hajj Journey to the Heart of Islam

The British Museum located in Central London in the United Kingdom will be holding a special exhibition entitled 'Hajj journey to the heart of Islam'. The exhibition will be showing from the 26th January 2012 until the 15th April 2012. One of the five pillars of Islam central to Muslim belief, Hajj is the pilgrimage … Continue reading British Museum exhibition – Hajj Journey to the Heart of Islam

British Museum to stage Hajj exhibition

Picture courtesy of Peter Sanders The world's largest exhibition on the Hajj, the pilgrimage to Mecca, is to be staged at the British Museum, it has announced. Manuscripts, diaries, historic photographs and contemporary art will be displayed to mark the annual ritual, undertaken by Muslims across the world. The museum's director, Neil MacGregor, said the … Continue reading British Museum to stage Hajj exhibition