Tag: Hajj

The Levantine Hajj route and the ruins of the people of Lut: A study of the Islamic geographical sources

by Wijdan Fareeq Enad Published on: 9th October 2023

This article explores the historic Levantine hajj route to Makkah by studying various historical-geographical sources that describe the stations on the route. A map is provided of the historical route. The author’s research seeks to…

Overland Hajj Route Darb Zubayda

by Wijdan Fareeq Enad Published on: 17th March 2021

This article presents a historical analysis of the various constructions built on the ancient overland Hajj route from Iraq to Makkah and the role of Lady Zubayda with especial reference to her Makkah water projects.