A Syrian Man Who Rode From Germany To Saudi On A Bike Has Passed Away In Makkah
A Syrian pilgrim who rode a bike all the way from Germany to Makkah recently passed away upon reaching his destination.
The 53-year-old man from Homs, Ghazi Jassim Shehadeh, documented his 73-day journey on social media, sharing stories of his experiences and the challenges he faced along the way.
As per local media reports, when Shehadeh finally arrived at Masjid Al Haram in Makkah, his health quickly deteriorated, and he passed away shortly thereafter. He was given a funeral prayer at the mosque and was buried at a cemetery in the city.
This incredible and inspiring journey of Shehadeh has been met with admiration on social media.
A #Syrian #pilgrim who rode a bike all the way from #Germany to #Makkah has died upon reaching his destination. Ghazi Jassim Shehadeh, a 53-year-old Syrian man from Homs who lived in Germany, completed his journey to the Grand Mosque of Makkah after 73 days. #News pic.twitter.com/Z6VKgpQLTa
— Islam Channel (@Islamchannel) March 1, 2023