POPSUGAR Love Women Pictures From Annual Muslim Pilgrimage to Mecca Picture It: A Room of Her Own by Colleen Barrett 11/12/10 0 Shares Like us on Facebook A woman watches a prayer service for Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca. About 2.5 million Muslims are traveling to the city this year. Source: Getty Read More HajjPicture ItIslamMuslimCulturePhotosWomenReligionNews Women 100 Gifts Your Best Friend Will Obsess Over 12 Compelling and Candid Books on Mental Health "I Was a Real-Life Disneyland Mermaid" 25 Iconic Stripper Moments in Pop Culture Get inspired with our daily newsletter Tech Home Love and Sex DIY Vegetarian Food Sign up with By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. 4 years OMG...enough with the Muslim-bashing on gender. I've been to Hajj twice and there's no "all-male service." Lately, all the articles on Islam have been uneducated, unresearched gender topics dripping with bias. Yeah, there's huge problems, I'm the first one to talk about it...but you've been pointing them out where they're not. In these pics, the people with hats are men. And the people with scarves/veils? Uh yeah, those are women...did someone even look at the pics before that putting up the headline? zeze 4 years Gorgeous picture and I believe it is men and women... Emily-Co 4 years Wow, these are really beautiful! Pistil 4 years Wow, I thought the first picture looked like stained glass. snarkypants 4 years the pictures are quite beautiful, but seriously. are these articles about the muslim world even researched? snarkypants 4 years the pictures are quite beautiful, but seriously. are these articles about the muslim world even researched? 4 years Hajj is not an all-male service, women and men pray together during hajj. These are beautiful pictures, and if you pay attention you can see women covered in veil among men.