Jurnal Nasional/Internasional

Jurnal Ekonomi Islam Al-Infaq, September 2010, Vol, 1 No. 1



Hendri Tanjung

Dosen Tetap Fakultas Agama Islam Universitas Ibn Khaldun Bogor

Kandidat Doktor Ekonomi Islam di International Institute of Islamic Economics

International Islamic University Islamabad, Pakistan



Islamic Pilgrimage (Hajj) id one of the Islamic obligation for the one who are able to bear the cost to Macca,.It is also fundamental building for Moslems society, The holy Qur’an states that so many advantages for those who perform hajj. One of them is economic advantage. This paper explains the advantage of hajj in the view of economy of people, especially for Indonesia. The result shows that at least there benefits of hajj in the economic point of view, i.e.,  boosting Indonesia’s export which increases the wealth of nation creating middle style of consumption and distribution of income among people in the society.