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The Kaaba and Black Stone

People have walked around the Kaaba since the time of Abraham, thousands of years ago. And they... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
Fathima D
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Cape town
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Hhadrat aswad

Is just too crowded to even see the Hadrat aswad these days, we get the same reward to kiss it from... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
304abedaa
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Bolton
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This holy stone is the eastern cornerstone of the Kaaba, the ancient stone building towards which all Muslims pray. Many Muslims believe that the stone (originally white but now black from absorbing the sins of man) fell from heaven during the time of Adam and Eve.
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

People have walked around the Kaaba since the time of Abraham, thousands of years ago. And they still do. It's a spiritually uplifting experience and an awe insuring place. It might well be literally and figuratively the centre of the earth. With people from all...More

Thank Fathima D
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Is just too crowded to even see the Hadrat aswad these days, we get the same reward to kiss it from a distance and that's what I did. May Allah accept.

Thank 304abedaa
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Black Stone, This is the final stone laid while building the Holy Kaaba by Hazrat Ibrahim (AS), during the rebuild it was relaid by Hazrat Mohammad (SAW) its the mark from where the start of tawaaf is started and end. This corner of Kaaba is...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

There is always a huge crowd at the site of black stone. I could only manage to view it closely. I tried at different times to reach closer to touch and kiss it but there are always a lot of people, may be because the...More

Thank Ferheen A
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

It is the stone which came from jannah, it was white but after touching from a lot of poor people it became dark black.

Thank muhammad s
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Have visited twice now for Umrah and both times it was very busy because I travelled during school holidays. There is always a large number of people trying to kiss the stone and I was never able to touch or kiss the stone myself. People...More

Thank Farooq A
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This holy stone is the eastern cornerstone of the Kaaba, the ancient stone building towards which all Muslims pray. Many Muslims believe that the stone (originally white but now black from absorbing the sins of man) fell from heaven during the time of Adam and...More

Thank TOUFIQUR
Reviewed 8 August 2016

don't worry if you do not touch it is just admire the beauty once in a life time though the atmosphere may be a bit crazy as they go mental to touch it and go near it but

1  Thank Mario C
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Well I feel myself too low to have reviewed such an important Islamic monument. It is a part of the Holy Kaaba and is believed to be a stone from the Paradise. Pilgrims from all the world come to Kaaba to perform Umrah and Hajj...More

Thank waqarsarwar
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

The black stone is located on one of the corners of the Kabah and kissing it is part of the ritual tawaf (if possible). Apart from very quiet times there are large crowds and a lot of pushing to try and kiss the black stone....More

1  Thank Alim U
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afzal m
28 August 2016|
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Response from Mahmoud_Swailem | Reviewed this property |
Yes. OMRA visa
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Craig R
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Response from sarkam64 | Reviewed this property |
Non Muslims are not allowed in Mecca and Madina. All other places are allowed to visit.
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