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Hajj 2019: Thunderstorm in Arafat on second day of Haj

One of the largest religious gatherings on earth, the second day of the hajj is often the most memorable for pilgrims.


Heavy rains lash Arafat on the second day of Haj, after a scorching hot day till 2:30 Pm local time.

Thunder and lightning struck the city as pilgrims were praying, supplicating and seeking repentance on Arafat Day from the Almighty Allah.

Reportedly, Thousands of pilgrims ran for cover while others stayed put as heavy rains lashed Arafat on the second day of Haj.

Images and videos from Arafat are being shared on social media showing heavy rain.


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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.

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