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Stoning of the Devil (Shaitan) (Ramy al-jamarat)

In this part of Hajj each performer has to throw stones at the3 pillars marked as the DevilEach pillar marks the location of one of these refusals When ALLAH commanded Hazrat Ibrahim to sacrifice his son for ALLAH’s will the Devil challenged him thrice but he refused At Mina the pilgrims perform Ramy al-Jamarat, throwing stones to signify their defiance of the Devil. Because of the crowds, in 2004 the pillars were replaced by long walls, with catch basins below to collect the pebbl