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Stormy, dynamic skies greet pilgrims at Mount Noor in Mecca

Amr Abdallah Dalsh / Reuters

A Muslim pilgrim gestures as lightning strikes in the background at the top of Mount Noor where Muslims believe Prophet Mohammad received the first words of the Koran through Gabriel, during the annual haj pilgrimage in the holy city of Mecca, Oct. 21.

Amr Abdallah Dalsh / Reuters

Muslim pilgrims pray at the top of Mount Noor, Oct. 21.

Amr Abdallah Dalsh / Reuters

A Muslim pilgrim gestures at the top of Mount Noor, Oct. 21.

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