Nat Geo! / by Yousuf Zafar

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Medina, Saudi Arabia

I watched these women walking through the grounds of the Prophet's Mosque in Medina. This was taken a few days before the start of the Hajj, the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca. Groups travel to Saudi Arabia together, often wearing similar clothing to see each other in crowds.

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