An Epic Journey To Mecca- By Bike! (SLIDESHOW)

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Natheem and Imtiyaz at their final destination: Mecca!

The pilgrimage to Mecca is one of the five pillars of Islam and every able-bodied Muslim who can afford it must undertake the journey at least once in their lifetime.

If you’re green minded, and healthy, why not do it by bike!

:: BBC and Al-Jazeera

All images via Cape2Mecca

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5 thoughts on “An Epic Journey To Mecca- By Bike! (SLIDESHOW)”

  1. an absolutely adventurous way of getting to the spiritual heartland of a muslim.we need more initiatives such as these,connecting with people,leaving cycle tracks/footprints and taking with only memories and pictures.

  2. Arwa says:

    Thanks for comment Muhammed!
    Are related to Imtiyaz by any chance? If so, please pass on our best wishes from GreenProphet and let me know how they decide to get back home!

  3. Slms Karin & thanks. Nice idea and connecting the idea with going ‘green’.

    1. It was Arwa’s idea. Credit goes to her… 🙂

  4. If two men can cycle to Mecca, then why not more? People can also cycle to Jerusalem and other major pilgrimage spots around the world.

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