The kaaba is a cuboid stone structure made of graniteit is approximately 131 m 43 ft 0 in tall some claim 1203 m or 39 ft 5 1 2 in with sides measuring 1103 by 1286 m 36 ft 2 1 2 in by 42 ft 2 1 2 in. Kso alkaab kiswat al kabah is the cloth that covers the kaaba in mecca saudi arabiait is draped annually on the 9th day of the month of dhu al hijjah the day pilgrims leave for the plains of mount arafat during the hajj.
The kaaba measures 50 feet 152 meters high 35 feet 107 meters wide and 40 feet 122 meters long.
Kaabah old. Seen post 5439732 views. Since time immemorial this town and this stone built house has been known to world travelers. In the province of hejaz in the western part of arabia not far from the red sea there lies the town of makka.
History before prophet muhammad. Kaaba small shrine located near the center of the great mosque in mecca and considered by muslims everywhere to be the most sacred spot on earth. The old pictures of kaaba the light rays.
The kaba kaba khana kaaba video of kaba kaba video haram masjid kaba from inside kaba inside inside kaba inside the kaba inside of kaba old video rare. It is covered with a black silk cloth known as the kiswa and decorated with gold embroidered calligraphy. According to islamic sources the kaaba was a place of worship for angels before the creation of men.
Inside the kaaba the floor is made of marble and limestonethe interior walls measuring 13 by 9 m 43 by 30 ft are clad with tiled white marble halfway to the roof. Old makkah mk alkdym from 1872 till today. The kaaba was buried under the sand by the noahs floodafter a period of time it was rebuilt by prophet abraham and his son prophet ishmael.
10 most amazing things about the kaaba. In the center of this town there is a small square building made of stones about 60 feet long 60 feet wide and 60 feet high. On the southeast side of the building is a gold door.
After the creation of adam the kaaba was built by himaccording to quran it is the first house on earth. The term kiswah is arabic for pall the cloth draped over a casket. Jan 1 2013 black and white pictures of the kabah and surrounding area in makkah saudi arabia.
See more ideas about makkah old pictures pictures. This is baitullah the house of allah. Muslims orient themselves toward this shrine during the five daily prayers bury their dead facing its meridian and cherish the ambition of visiting it on pilgrimage.