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Well in Mecca revealed by God to Hagar and Ishmael after Abraham abandoned them. Hagar ran seven times between two small hills looking for water to save her son from thirst. This action is reenacted each year during the hajj pilgrimage as the say ritual. Pilgrims drink water from this well as part of the ritual.

See also Hajj

Subjects: Islam.


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