Pilgrimage & Super Bowls

The Saudis describe the logistics behind planning the Hajj as being comparable to hosting thirty Super Bowls in which everybody attending is actually playing the game because you got two million people who come every year and everybody does the same set of rituals over a ten day period. So it’s being in congregation as probably the largest religious gathering in the world in annual basis.

Natana J. DeLong-Bas


Minute 44:00, Youtube Link