Hajj is considered one of the pillars of Islam, which God – the Most High – made obligatory for every capable Muslim once in a lifetime. This is evidenced by: the saying of the Messenger of God
May God’s prayers and peace be upon him: (O people, Hajj has been enjoined upon you, so perform Hajj. A man said: Eat a year, O Messenger of God? He remained silent until he said it three times. He saidYou were able, then he said: Leave me as long as I leave you, for those who were before you perished because of their frequent questioning and disagreement over their prophets.
Only once in a lifetime should a Muslim
It is an atonement for all major sins
Pillars of Hajj
Sa’i between Safa and Marwa
* Ihram for Hajj is from the local meeqaat.
Shaving or shortening the hair of the head for men, and shortening the hair of the head for women.
Standing in Arafat until after sunset on the ninth day of Dhul-Hijjah.
* Overnight in Muzdalifah on the night of the tenth of Dhul-Hijjah; It is the night of the Day of Sacrifice.
A * Overnight in Mina.