Pilgrims gather on Mount Arafat for Haj climax

Two million Muslims gather at Mount Arafat for a vigil to atone for their sins and ask for God’s forgiveness as the annual Haj pilgrimage reaches its climax

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14:21 August 31, 2017
Pilgrims gather on Mount Mercy on the plains of Arafat during the annual Haj pilgrimage, outside the holy city of Makkah, Saudi Arabia
Image by: Zarina Fernandes/ Gulf News
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