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Modern independent views on origin of Kaaba

Modern independent views on origin of Kaaba Ptolemy. Writing in the Encyclopedia of Islam, Wensinck identifies Mecca with a place called Macoraba mentioned by Ptolemy and found in a 3rd-century BC map which suggests that Macoraba was Mecca. G. E. von Grunebaum states: “Mecca is mentioned by Ptolemy. The name he gives it allows us to identify it as a South Arabian foundation created around a sanctuary. In Meccan

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Live Video: “Misconception of Kaabah Among Non Muslims” on YouTube

Misconsception of Kaaba among The Non-MuslimWatch this video on YouTube.DOKTER INDONESIA ONLINE VIDEO The Kaaba is the holiest site in Islam, and is often called by names such as the House of God. The Qibla is the direction faced during prayer.[Quran 2:143–144] It is the focal point for prayer. The direction faced during prayer is the direction of where the Kaaba is.

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