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Tawaaf al-Zivarah

On this or the following day the pilgrims re-visit the Masjid al-Haram mosque in Mecca for another tawaf, to walk around the Kaaba. This is called the Tawaf az-Ziyarah or Tawaf al-Ifadah, which symbolizes being in a hurry to respond to ALLAH and show love for Him, an obligatory part of the Hajj. The night of the 10th is spent back at Mina.

On this or the following day the pilgrims re-visit the Masjid al-Haram mosque in Mecca for another tawaf, to walk around the Kaaba. This is called the Tawaf az-Ziyarah or Tawaf al-Ifadah, which symbolizes being in a hurry to respond to ALLAH and show love for Him, an obligatory part of the Hajj. The night of the 10th is spent back at Mina.

Pilgrims must leave Mina for Mecca before sunset on the 12th. If any of the Pilgrims failed to leave Mina they must prform the stoning ritual again on the 13th before leaving Mecca.