With Eidul Azha fast approaching, the spiritual pilgrimage, Hajj is also near. Many celebrities have recently posted that they are travelling to Saudi Arabia to perform the holy ritual this year. We admire these stars for their on-screen performances and are in awe of their reel-life personas. However, it feels good to see that our celebrities are still connected to their faith in real life.
Here’s are six celebrities who are off to perform Hajj this year:
Feroze Khan shared the big news on his Instagram account. His sister Humaima Malick also posted Feroze’s pictures, congratulating him as he departed for the pilgrimage.
“I would like to inform you all I’ve been invited to perform hajj this year by the Supreme ☝?. I would also like to ask forgiveness if I’ve hurt anyone here in any capacity! Sending you all lots of love,” Feroze wrote.
Atif Aslam also tweeted that he is leaving for Hajj. The singer asked for everyone’s forgiveness and apologized for hurting anyone.
“Happy to share something very big with all of you. Inshallah I’ll be leaving soon for the most important journey of my life. Before departing for Hajj, I would like to ask for everyone’s forgiveness, be it fans, family, friends. Apologies for hurting anyone’s sentiments. kindly keep me in your prayers,” he wrote.
Happy to share something very big with all of you. Inshallah I’ll be leaving soon for the most important (cont) https://t.co/7lBJRH1K7y
— Atif Aslam (@itsaadee) August 6, 2019
Hamza Ali Abbasi
Soon after Hamza Ali Abbasi also announced on Twitter that the Almighty has blessed him with an opportunity to perform Hajj. He informed his fans that he won’t be active on social media till 16th August.
Allah has accepted my extremely flawed but consistent efforts to walk his path & has blessed me with HAJJ. I shall be off social media till 16th. Will pray for Kashmir, Pakistan & for peace but if violence is forced on us then i.ll pray tht may Allah be pleased with us.
— Hamza Ali Abbasi (@iamhamzaabbasi) August 6, 2019
Ayeza Khan & Danish Taimoor
According to news reports, Ayeza Khan and Danish Taimoor will also perform Hajj. However, their kids will stay at home. “We are going to perform Hajj, may Allah accept it. As a Muslim, it is our biggest wish that is going to be completed soon,” Danish said to Abb Takk news.
Veteran actress Rubina Ashraf also shared a video of her at the Holy Kaaba. She showed the sacred place in the video as well.