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Check out photos of Hajj pilgrims in Mina yesterday.

As part of the Hajj rights, Muslim pilgrims gathered in the city of Mina yesterday to observe the 'Tarwiyyah'.

Tarwiyah is the eighth day of the Islamic month of Dhu Al-Hijjah and it marks the journey of Hajj pilgrims from Mecca to Mina.

Mina, also transliterated as Muna and commonly known as the City of Tents is a valley and neighborhood located in the Masha'er district of Mecca in the Makkah Province of Saudi Arabia, 8 kilometers southeast of Mecca, covering an area of approximately 20 km².

See photos of the pilgrims in Mina below:

All health and safety protocols are still very much in place as the Hajj proceedings continue. The rules of face-masks and observance of social distancing are still being respected.

In other news relating to Hajj 2021, the Kiswah (covering) of the Kaaba 🕋 was successfully changed yesterday. A group of experts carried out the procedure.

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