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.