Pilgrimages to Makkah

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PILGRIMAGES TO MAKKAH.
Are of two kinds: the Hajj or special pilgrimage performed in the month of Zu ‘l-Hijjah, and the ‘Umrah, or visitation, which may be performed at any time of the year. [HAJJ, 'UMRAH.]

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam