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Synonyms for Kaaba

(Islam) a black stone building in Mecca that is shaped like a cube and that is the most sacred Muslim pilgrim shrine

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Before returning home, pilgrims circle the Kabaa one last time.
The Kabaa assistant chief grows crops in the neighbourhood using water from River Athi.She is harvesting conventional and Chinese cabbages at a corner of her farm when the Seeds of Gold team arrives.
This video shows Mohamed Badie , the current MB guide surrounded by a human shield of Muslim brotherhood members in none other than the Kabaa , Islam's holiest site during the last pilgrimage season !!
With the last 10 days of Ramadan commencing today, hotels and furnished apartments near the Grand Mosque in Makkah are already fully booked, with a typical room offering a view of the Kabaa -- the House of God -- ranging anywhere between ten and SR 15,000 per night.
Therefore, the three sacred mosques in which offering a prayer is most worthy for Muslims are: the Grand Mosque where the Kabaa is located in Makkah, the Prophet's (PBUH) Mosque in Madinah, and Al Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.
His nephew, Bernard Musembi died in the crash.He said the family plans to conduct a mock burial next Saturday in Mwala, Kabaa.
Kilometres away, a signpost welcomes you to the Kabaa Irrigation Scheme.
In a briefing to a visiting delegation of journalists from Pakistan to participate in the OIC News Agencies Conference, Khalid Alnahari said that the concepts about the boundary of Harram (Khana e Kabaa) was specified by a special bench earlier formed for the purpose.
The art of Kiswat al-Kaaba remains in Egypt decades after Saudi Arabia took over the honorable mission - Rehab Ismail RIYADH - 20 August 2018: The holy cubic-shaped Kabaa is dressed in its new gold-laced Kiswa (cover) after Fajr prayer on Monday, a tradition that takes place on the 9th day of Dul Hijjah every year, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.