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A stone of paradise .

Muslims are striving when they visiting the holy grand mosque to kiss this blessed stone (installed... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
suliman a
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Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
a stone from jannah

While making tawaf of holy kaaba it is obligatory to kiss this black stone or hijre aswad or touch... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
khalil2017
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Lahore, Pakistan
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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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“holy place” (20 reviews)
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Mecca, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Muslims are striving when they visiting the holy grand mosque to kiss this blessed stone (installed in one corner of the Kaaba), and waiting for a good opportunities and suitable times for this holly matter away from congestion,

Thank suliman a
Reviewed 1 week ago

While making tawaf of holy kaaba it is obligatory to kiss this black stone or hijre aswad or touch it with hand or a stick and kiss the hand or stick. If that is not possible just istalam with one hand and pass. It is...More

Thank khalil2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

People go crazy. Pushing fighting etc to touch the stone. This isn't a fard nor a sunnah. There are even sisters fighting in the middle with hijab being pulled off. Subhan'Allah be patient and insha'Allah you can touch it and get the intercession on yamul...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a journey of a lifetime. As a Muslim, it is one of the 5 pillars of Islam so it is a journey that I have been looking forward to all my life. It became even more important because at the age of 44...More

Thank Abdullahi A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are no words for this site , one has to do the intension to come and do the hajj and you will feel different and overwhelmed. It's an amazing mix of people , cultures and regions of the world in one place devoted to...More

Thank Tsaba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tawaf around the Ka'aba is an indescribable and lifetime experience. A memory one would never forget. Despite the mass crowd, one can always feel the holiness and glory of the house of God, and wish to come again and again

Thank Sameh A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Experience as being a Muslim. When i visit Al Haram Mosque, No place but this for peace of my soul. What i feel cannot be described.No place in the world could give me for what i get here. Inner peace, Soul healing, Patience. Its...More

Thank Abbas F
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My childhood dream became true, this is the place where messenger muhammed (saw) was born... and I've completed my umrah... alhamdulillah!!!

Thank Shaheer Z
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The black stone is very hard to reach at times. just be patient and you will get to it. Don't try to achieve to touch it and get hurt in the process.

Thank faroukmam
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Stones from paradise, it was white and became black due to the humans' sins. You're lucky to touch it as you follow profit Muhammad (peace be upon him and upon all Allah's messengers) doing.

Thank A F
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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
24 July 2016|
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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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