Sights of 2015

Apologies for the poor quality of pictures. I realise I need a phone with a much better camera, so…donations are most welcome😉   PS: I’ve updated the look of this blog…for the first time in over 7 years! Let me know what you think of the new theme.

Glimpses from Madinah

Since most of the Hujjaaj from South Africa are / will be visiting Madinah first, here’s a collection of images from that blessed city to help us visualise the awesome experience they will have. I took 13 of these, and the rest came from various other sources. Feel free to share with others, and if… More Glimpses from Madinah

Glimpses from Makkah

A collection of a few shots from Masjid-al Haram in Makkah. (You can view the gallery by clicking, or for larger versions, right click the shot you want and open it in a new tab / window). Sources: Pictures 1,2, and 6 are from other people, but 3, 4, 5 are mine.


A few signs from my recent trip to the Middle East: Top left: A sign warning Hujaaj against begging. The English isn’t too great, but you get the message. Top right: A fast food place near the Haram in Makkah, catering for pilgrims not so well off (of which there were many). To give you… More Signs