Pilgrimage (Islam) test questions

1

What is a pilgrimage?

2

Why is pilgrimage to Makkah (Mecca) important for Muslims?

3

Why is the journey to the Plain of Arafat an important part of the Hajj?

4

In which direction do Muslims walk around the Ka'bah?

5

Why do Muslims throw stones at three pillars, known as Jamarat, during the Hajj?

6

What is Tawaf?

7

Are all Muslims expected to go on Hajj?

8

How many times are Muslims expected to hurry between Safa and Marwa?

9

What festival do Muslims celebrate at the end of pilgrimage (or Hajj)?

10

Why do Muslims sacrifice an animal on the festival of Eid ul-Adha?