Arafat is the site where Muslims believe the Prophet Mohammed gave his last sermon about 14 centuries ago after leading his followers on the pilgrimage....
The hajj is one of the five pillars of the Islamic faith, which every Muslim is required to complete at least once in a lifetime if he or she has the means...
Once in Mecca, pilgrims perform Tawaf, or circumambulation, seven times counter-clockwise, around the Kaaba.
The first group of pilgrims from Uganda will depart on Wednesday
Prayers across the country as the Muslim community celebrates Eid-el-Fitr.
"Freedom of Worship is among the fundamental human freedoms which this government has provided."
The sick are exempted because of the risks fasting poses to their health.
Besides gaining rewards from Allah, performing prayer contributes to keeping Muslims physically active and fit.
Fasting remains obligatory for her, so she should fast.
“It is among the top tourist attractions in Kampala."
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