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Pillar 5: When do Muslims Go On Hajj (Pilgrimage)?

Hajj (pilgrimage) takes place during the 12th month of the Islamic calendar. Sh. Abdullah Oduro shares the significance of the ten days of Dhul Hijjah by relaying the story of Prophet Mosesﷺ. Learn more about what happens on each day of Hajj (pilgrimage) and the elements of this pillar.

Sh. Abdullah Oduro

Sh. Abdullah Oduro

Fellow, Head of Convert Resources | Abdullah Oduro is a first generation Ghanian native that converted to Islam in 1997. He graduated from the College of Islamic Law from the University of AlMadinah in 2007. He conducts public speeches, sermons, lectures, and workshops around the US on Islamic Law, self-improvement, and convert life. He is currently the Imam at the Islamic Center of Coppell and Lewisville in Dallas, TX. He resides in Dallas, TX with his wife and four children.

Having recently joined Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research as a Scholar, Shaykh Abdullah leads a team providing unique and comprehensive resources for new Muslim converts and institutional convert care.