Mecca or Makkah and Kaaba

Mecca, Makkah, Kaaba

Mecca Mecca or Makkah (Arabic: ู…ูƒุฉ ุงู„ู…ูƒุฑู…ุฉ Makkah al-Mukarramah), located in western Saudi Arabia, is the holiest city in Islam. It is strictly forbidden for Non-Muslims to enter the city and this is strongly enforced. Road signs to guide Muslims are provided. During prayer times, streets near the Mosque may get crowded with mosque goers due to most Muslims having a preference for praying at the Sacred Mosque. A pilgrimage to Mecca, known as the Hajj, is one of the Five Pillars of Islam, and it is obligatory for all…

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