The Hajj: Pilgrimage, prestige, and the religious imagination
Tuesday 22 May 2018, 12.30pm–1.30pm
Join Professor James Piscatori, Deputy Director and leading scholar at the Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies, Australian National University, as he explores the Hajj.
This annual pilgrimage to Mecca represents the oneness of the Islamic community and is viewed as an affirmation of the equality of all believers. It carries immense symbolic significance and exercises a profound hold on the Muslim imagination.
Cost: $15 adult, $10 concession, $7.50 Friends
Bookings essential: Eventbrite (fees apply)