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Ke-Makkah (To Makkah): Kampong Gelam and the Pilgrimage Industry

01 Aug 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
Sembawang Public Library & Geylang East Public Library
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Free

Date: 1 Aug – 2 Sep 2019
Venue: Sembawang Public Library,
Level 1 Foyer

 

Date: 2 – 30 Sep 2019
Venue: Geylang East Public Library,
Level 2 Lounge
Admission: Free

The Hajj is an annual pilgrimage to Makkah that Muslims aspire to perform at least once in their lives. It is a journey that is as much driven by faith as it is fraught with danger. Ke-Makkah (To Makkah) presents the multi-faceted history of the passage to Hajj, through the spaces and passengers of a pilgrim ship travelling from Singapore.

Last Modified: 22 July 2019