Saturday, January 10, 2009

First the Movie Now the book on The Journey to Mecca

The National reports the celebration of the Haj in a new movie that follows the pilgrimage of Arab explorer, Ibn Battuta and announces the publication of a high-quality book with 2,500+ photographs showing the significance of the annual journey to Mecca.

To read more:

Rym Ghazal, Haj Celebrated on Film and in Print, The National, 8 January 2009.

Dr Geoff Pound

Image: Journey to Mecca.