The Hajj pilgrimage is to the Ka’ba – Baytullah – the House of Allah. What is the Ka’ba? Why is it the House of God? Physically it is a structure made of stone. No one claims that Allah Ta’ala resides in it. Then what is the wisdom in heading to Baytullah for Hajj?
Allah Ta’ala states in the Quran Majeed that it is obligatory, for all those who are able, to perform the Hajj pilgrimage. But why is Hajj compulsory?
Syedna TUS answers these questions in this Majlis, the 22nd in the Majalis al Hikma series on the auspicious day of Eid ul Adha, the great day of Hajj.