Spiritual Dimensions of Hajj

Spiritual Dimensions of Hajj

Uncover the spiritual essence of Hajj and take a journey within.

Embark on a transformative pilgrimage with Shaykh Haytham Tamim as he explores the hidden meanings behind the time, place, and rituals of Hajj.

With profound wisdom and clarity, Shaykh Haytham unveils the spiritual treasures – from the tawaf around the Ka’abah to the poignant standing on the plains of Arafat, he guides you to see how each moment on your journey connects you to the divine.

Shaykh Haytham as always imbues his vast knowledge of Islamic teachings with simplicity and clarity.

Whether you are a seasoned pilgrim or aspire to embark on this extraordinary voyage in the future, or wish to live it from your armchair, you will see the profound beauty and wisdom of this pillar of Islam.

Delivered by Shaykh Haytham Tamim. Transcribed by Sofia and Faiza Tariq and Rose Roslan.


Shaykh Haytham Tamim is the founder and main teacher of the Utrujj Foundation. He has provided a leading vision for Islamic learning in the UK, which has influenced the way Islamic knowledge is disseminated. He has orchestrated the design and delivery of over 200 unique courses since Utrujj started in 2001. His extensive expertise spans over 30 years across the main Islamic jurisprudence schools of thought. He has studied with some of the foremost scholars in their expertise; he holds some of the highest Ijazahs (certificates) in Quran, Hadith (the Prophetic traditions) and Fiqh (Islamic rulings). His own gift for teaching was evident when he gave his first sermon to a large audience at the age of 17 and went on to serve as a senior lecturer of Islamic transactions and comparative jurisprudence at the Islamic University of Beirut (Shariah College). He has continued to teach; travelling around the UK, Europe and wider afield, and won the 2015 BISCA award (British Imams & Scholars Contributions & Achievements Awards) for Outstanding Contribution to Education and Teaching.