First groups of Azerbaijani pilgrims to start coming back home since 13 January

Society Materials 12 January 2006 14:58 (UTC +04:00)

The first groups of the Azerbaijan pilgrims which received the Hadji title will start to come back home from 13 January, the Caucasus Moslems Board (CMB) told Trend.

The first groups of pilgrims are those who have chosen the land way for Hadj. There are no changes in the route of pilgrims, CMB noted. It is the same, the Saudi Arabia-Jordan-Syria-Turkey-Iran-Azerbaijan.

And the pilgrims who have chosen the air route will depart from Mecca to Medina on 13 January where they are going to attend the grave of the prophet Muhammad and other sanctuaries, after which they will go to Jidda from where they will retur