Friday, July 6, 2018

Why are 24 guards assigned to protect the Black Stone (Hajr-e-Aswad)?

Black Stone: The black stone, placed at the eastern corner of the Holy Kaaba which is commonly known as Hajr-e-Aswad is not an ordinary stone. The stone is sacred and important for Muslims. It is the stone that was sent down to Prophet Ibrahim from the heavens by Allah Almighty. Hazrat Ibrahim and Black Stone: […]

from Life in Saudi Arabia