Al Haram Mosque, Saudi Arabia


The Sacred Mosque, or Great Mosque of Mecca, can accommodate up to four million people, and surrounds the Ka’aba – a cuboid building that is the holiest place in Islam. It covers 400,800 square metres (99 acres), and has outdoor and indoor praying spaces. The mosque is also home to the Black Stone, set into the Ka’aba’s wall by Muhammad before his first revelation, and the Maqām Ibrahim (Abraham’s place of standing). Non-Muslims are not permitted to enter Mecca.
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