Ka'aba


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Ka'aba

The most sacred shrine of Islam. It stands in a corner of the Grand Mosque in Mecca. It is the point to which all Muslims turn when they pray. The Ka’aba has a black stone in one corner which is thought to be especially sacred. The Ka’aba is empty. A black cloth usually covers the outside.
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The photograph was taken next to the Ka'aba, the most sacred site in the world for Muslims, located in Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
Shaza Makkah is located in Jabal Ka'aba with views of Al-Masjid Al-Haram, while Shaza Riyadh, inspired by an Andalusian riad, is located on the Eastern Ring Road next to the Al Rajhi Grand Mosque.
Makkah -- Grand Mufti of the Ka'aba Sheikh Abdulaziz al-Sheikh on Wednesday said Daesh is treading the path of destroying Muslim Ummah in the name of Islam.
ISLAMABAD -- Grand Mufti of Ka'aba Sheikh Abdul Aziz al-Sheikh Wednesday delivered Hajj sermon as around three million faithful converged on Mina to perform Hajj.
Jewish millenarians realize that the demolition of the great Muslim sanctuary, which ranks third in holiness and sanctity after the Ka'aba in Makkah and the Prophet Mosque in Madina, would ignite a huge conflagration in which numerous people would lose their lives.
Abu Dhabi -- A 143-year-old decorative curtain that covers the door of the Holy Ka'aba is on display at the capital's Marina Mall during the holy month.
A mihrab is usually a semicircular niche in the wall of a mosque that indicates the direction of the Ka'aba in Makkah, the holiest city in Islam - and the direction that Muslims face when praying.
But before he moved away to also take refuge he touched the doors of the Ka'aba and prayed, "Oh
one of the two main entry points for the visitors to The Holy Ka'aba and
Hajj activities include turning around the Ka'aba, the most sacred Islamic site, seven times counterclockwise to show unity among believers worshipping Allah, the Arabic word for God.
The auction involves offering a wide variety of 2013 and 2014 cars and motorcycles for bidding (14 world-class cars from Lamborghini, Ferrari, Bentley, Mclaren, Jaguar, Maserati, BMW, Chevrolet Camaro, and Mini Cooper and three Ducati motorcycles), as well as three invaluable pieces of the Kiswah of the Ka'aba embroidered with gold threads.
During their journey, the couple visited various sites including the old capital of Saudi 'Ad Diriyah', the Holy Ka'aba, the Mecca museum for antiques and heritage, the cave of Hira situated on Mount Al-Noor and other neighbourhoods.