In Mecca, Saudi Arabia, an oblong building in the quadrangle of the Great Mosque, into the northeastern corner of which is built the Black Stone declared by the prophet Muhammad...
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Caaba noun (Islam) a black stone building in Mecca that is shaped like a cube and that is the most sacred Muslim pilgrim shrine; believed to have been given by Gabriel to Abraham; Muslims turn in its direct...
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Kaaba or Caaba (both: kä'bu or kä'ubu) [Arab.,=cube], the central, cubic, stone structure, covered by a black cloth, within the Great Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The sacred nature of the site predates Islam: tradition says that the Kaaba was built by Adam and rebuilt by Abraham ...
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The Kaaba is the square-shaped sacred shrine in the centre of the Great Mosque in Mecca to which Muslims make their pilgrimages. It is a flat-roofed quadrangular structure about 40 feet high, 55 feet long, and 45 broad, and stands in the centre of the mosque or sacred area, which is inclosed by wall...
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In Mecca, Saudi Arabia, an oblong building in the quadrangle of the Great Mosque, into the northeastern corner of which is built the Black Stone declared by the prophet Muhammad to have been given to Abraham by the archangel Gabriel, and revered by Muslims. By using special compasses or noting the p...
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One of the Five Pillars of Islam requires every Muslim to perform the Hajj pilgrimage at least once in his or her lifetime if able to do so. Multiple parts of the Hajj require pilgrims to walk seven times around the Kaaba in a counter-clockwise direction (as viewed from above). This circumambulatio...
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1) Caaba 2) Kaaba 3) Moslem shrine 4) Most sacred building in islam 5) Shrine
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