MAKKAH: Manasik-e-Hajj started today with the gathering of Hajis at Mina in Makkah, Aaj News reported.
According to reports, over two million faithful are gathering at the valley of Mina. The Hujjaj will offer Zohar, Asr, Maghrib and Isha prayers at Mina and will move to Arafat soon after Fajr prayers on 9th Zilhaj where they will listen to Hajj sermon to be delivered from Masjid-e-Nimra.
They will stay at Arafat till the call for Maghrib prayer. After Azaan Maghrib, the Hujjaj will leave for Muzdalfa where they will offer Maghrib and Isha prayers and spend the night in the open sky.