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Address: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
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This holy stone is the eastern cornerstone of the Kaaba, the ancient stone...

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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Black stone

According to Wikipedia The Black Stone (or Hajarul Aswad, Arabic: الحجر الأسود‎‎ al-Ḥajar al-Aswad) is the eastern cornerstone of the Kaaba, the ancient stone building located in... read more

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Muscat, Oman
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According to Wikipedia The Black Stone (or Hajarul Aswad, Arabic: الحجر الأسود‎‎ al-Ḥajar al-Aswad) is the eastern cornerstone of the Kaaba, the ancient stone building located in the center of the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. It is revered by Muslims as an Islamic relic which, according to Muslim tradition, dates back to the time of Adam and Eve.[1]

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The minute you see this gorgeous house of Allah you will no doubt feel emotional. The best thing i have ever done and seen.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good time to pray at holy mosque.. There are no comments befitting to this holy place but all they say is the only place I feel safe

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very difficult to get to even near No organization like having a line to approach the black stone This is something the authorities need to look into so as to make it easy for both men and ladies I pray for that

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Tough to reach and it worth it. We won't kiss it unless we have seen our Rasoul Mohammed kissed it. Wonderful experience.

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attractive prices. Varieties of food. Quick , serving not only checking but shrimps as well . One meal with 12 riyal enough for two persons

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can say one word, i didnt find better place ever in my life. Kissing the black stone is everyone's wish ( who is visiting mecca)

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Thank Sa S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

what can be said about hajr e aswad it is a angel who recognises all the hajjis and will be witness to all the hajis

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great mosque Alhamdulillah very beautiful design I want to again try for Hajj Please pray for me Please please please

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

You have to store alot of energy to get to this marvel. best advise is you go as a group and use team effort

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