Grand Magal de Touba -
Saturday October 27, 2018
Muslim (Mouridism) : Touba, the religious city founded by Cheikh Ahmadou Bamba Mbacke (1853-1927), is the center of attraction during the anniversary to remember Bamba's exile for 7 years to Gabon on 20 September 1895. The event has become an annual popular pilgrimage for the followers of Mourid brotherhood. The occasion is a spiritual, cultural and festive event.
Tens of thousands Mourid talibans and visitors from other Senegalese brotherhoods make the mosque almost