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Black Stone, Mecca

Landmark · Tourist Spot
A cornerstone on a sacred mosque, Black Stone holds the status of one of the most revered Islamic relics. Shrouded in mystery, the stone was possibly set into the side of the mosque in 605 BCE by the prophet Muhammad, appearing frequently in Islamic iconography and texts over the following centuries. To visit Black Stone and other attractions in Mecca, use our Mecca trip planner.
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  • It is a part of umrah, and more importantly, it has great significance in the history of human civilization and the world. May Allah grant every muslim to visit the holy place. Ameen  more »
  • What exactly the Black Stone is, is not important. The reverence shown to it is most elevating. Pilgrims try their utmost to touch it at least once during tawaaf. It is difficult, but with patience...  more »
  • In unseen knowledge is mandatory for each one able to visite once time. and forgives, as the destiny of mankind after he died would be dwelling in High Sky Paradise if he was of the righteous.  more »

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