Fawad Khan Talks About His Hajj Experience And It's Honestly So Heartwarming

By Arslan Athar | 29 Aug, 2018

Fawad Khan, Pakistan’s hottest and biggest stars recently performed Hajj. The news came as a shock as many people did not know the actor had gone for the pilgrimage. As pictures of him post-Hajj emerged, people lost it as the actor had not shaven his head.

In a recent interview to Arab News, the actor talked about his experience at Hajj. 

Fawad Khan said that Makkah is not only a place for pilgrimage, it is a place to be part of something much larger. He particularly said that being part of a 3 million people event helps to promote unity and the exchange of ideas.

Fawad expressed gratitude for all the people he met, from all walks of life at Hajj. 

What Fawad really cherished about the experience was the ability to blend in and become ‘a face in the crowd’. He was just another person at Hajj and was not a famous celebrity for a while. He could let loose and really connect spiritually to God.

‘In a way, it is very refreshing. People during Hajj are so busy and caught up in what they are doing that they don’t have time for these things. They are very considerate. They are very careful about what they are doing.’

Also, Fawad Khan revealed that he had lived in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, from 1986 to 1992. 

Source: Arab News

In this time, he and his family performed Umrah multiple times due to proximity. He said that due to his mother being pious, his family performed Umrah at least once a year. Because of this, he has a close connection to Makkah and The Grand Mosque.

Fawad remarked on how things have changed at Makkah, in terms of the number of people coming in for Hajj; ‘I remember as a child when performing Umrah, there wasn’t much rush or traffic. The running between Safa and Marwa as part of the ritual was more like a game because I would race with my sister at that time and being there again brought all those memories back.’

‘I cherished my childhood, so I think I got my childhood back this time’

Source: Brandsynario
Share This

More Recent Stories

Dinly

15 Of The Funniest Jokes By Pakistanis That Are More Entertaining Than The PSL Opening Ceremony Last Night

21 Feb, 2020
Dinly

PSL Opening Ceremony Host Ahmed Godil Just Responded To All The Jokes And Got Trolled Back Harder

21 Feb, 2020
Showsha

19 Turkish Dramas That You Need To Binge Watch RIGHT NOW If You’re A Newbie To Them

20 Feb, 2020
Dinly

15 Of The Most ‘Sensational’ Things Pakistani Girls Talk About With Each Other

19 Feb, 2020
Dinly

Pakistanis Are Defending Punjabi Language After This Woman Complained That A Traffic Warden Said “Something Bad...

19 Feb, 2020
Showsha

Naimal Khawar Just Trolled Her Husband Hamza Ali Abbasi But Pakistanis Are Asking Other Questions

19 Feb, 2020