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Love to kiss the blackstone at least once in my life

I was so close to the blackstone, less than 5 years but couldn't get near the stone as it was too... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shalim R
Only if they have a system to organize the process!

We all know that black stone is a stone of paradise and it's every Muslim dream is to kiss or touch... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Omar O
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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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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Mecca, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was so close to the blackstone, less than 5 years but couldn't get near the stone as it was too crowded get near.

Thank Shalim R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We all know that black stone is a stone of paradise and it's every Muslim dream is to kiss or touch this holy stone. But, to kiss it or touch it is a near death experience as one of the reviewers described here. I feel...More

Thank Omar O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will find everyone rushing towards the stone just for kiss. The stone was kissed by the prophet Mohammad (S) and it can erase your sins. Alhamdulillah.

Thank ctmradi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if have seen it you are lucky and if you touch it you are blessed and if you kiss it there is nothing else in the world that is compared to it . an amazing experience of no match , a dream to do

Thank Osama K
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The holiest place for Muslims. You feel it would be a hard journey, once you are there, time doesn't exist. Worshiping God will give you the strength to do all that is required. If you are there pray for us. ربي اغفر لي ولوالدي وارحمهما...More

Thank Alkarouni
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is a black stone established on the Holy Kaaba. Very Holy stone though most of the pilgrim hardly can touch it; a group of men and their relatives keep this area under their control and hardly allow other to touch it. This act is...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I have visited this place September 2017 for HajjAndUmrah. It is our highest religious place, and once a time who have ability must visit.

Thank S M W
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Black stone is embedded in a corner of the Kaaba in the Great Mosque of Mecca in Saudi Arabia & it is touched before starting the tawaaf ( going round the Kaaba ). If it cannot be touched due to the crowd, one has to...More

Thank mdkhaleel
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I came to Masjidil Haram for umrah during my college time. One day at Dhuha time, I saw not much crowd gathering around the black stone and I saw my opportunity to get there without having to fight each other. Although it was just for...More

Thank Fandra2206
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

i really can't describe the feeling you get when you see Kaaba. it's the most visited place by Muslims. the atmosphere is great you meet people from all over the world and you feel highly spirited. must visit. great place to spend time and make...More

Thank Ammar K
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afzal m
28 August 2016|
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Response from Mahmoud_Swailem | Reviewed this property |
Yes. OMRA visa
Craig R
24 July 2016|
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Response from sarkam64 | Reviewed this property |
Non Muslims are not allowed in Mecca and Madina. All other places are allowed to visit.