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1. (WO2014196973) SYSTEM FOR FACILITATING PARTICIPATION OF A PLURALITY OF PILGRIMS IN AN ANNUAL PILGRIMAGE

Pub. No.:    WO/2014/196973    International Application No.:    PCT/US2013/044454
Publication Date: Fri Dec 12 00:59:59 CET 2014 International Filing Date: Fri Jun 07 01:59:59 CEST 2013
IPC: G08B 1/08
G06F 15/16
H04M 3/42
Applicants: ALHALABI, Bassem
ALWAKEEL, Mohammed, Mahmoud
ALWAKEEL, Sami, Saleh
Inventors: ALHALABI, Bassem
ALWAKEEL, Mohammed, Mahmoud
ALWAKEEL, Sami, Saleh
Title: SYSTEM FOR FACILITATING PARTICIPATION OF A PLURALITY OF PILGRIMS IN AN ANNUAL PILGRIMAGE
Abstract:
A system used to facilitate participation of a plurality of pilgrims in a seasonal pilgrimage throughout predetermined locations in Saudi Arabia to the extent of providing assistance, advertisement and educational information used by all pilgrims who perform the annual pilgrimage (Hajj) ritual in Saudi Arabia. The cities of Mecca and Medina are visited by millions of pilgrims (Hajjis) over a seasonal period of two weeks. Utilizing a plurality of mobile, wireless, interactive communication devices distributed to and operated by the plurality of pilgrims, as well as government/public authority and a plurality of pilgrim guides, the system facilitates transporting, processing, supporting and educating the vast number of pilgrims from various countries throughout the world including their arrival, departure and guidance throughout the locations where the pilgrimage is to be conducted.