Places to Visit in Makkah – Masjid Al Haram


Masjid Al Haram

‘Lo! the first Sanctuary appointed for mankind was that at Becca, a blessed place, a guidance to the peoples;’ [Qur’an 3:96]

Photo of Masjid Al Haram from the Museum in Makkah
Photo of Masjid Al Haram from the Museum in Makkah – Image Copyright of Islamopedia

Masjid Al Haram is the famous Mosque in Makkah that has within it the Ka’bah, the Blackstone, the Multazam, the Hijr Isma’il, the Maqam of Ibrahim, the well of Zam Zam, and the Mountains of Safa and Marwa.

One prayer prayed in Masjid Al Haram is equal to praying a hundred thousand prayers in other Masjids.

Decorative Grill in Masjid Al Haram
Decorative Grill in Masjid Al Haram – Image Copyright of Islamopedia

Millions of pilgrims visit Masjid Al Haram every year in order to fulfill the age old tradition of Hajj and Umrah as established  by Prophet Ibrahim (AS) and Isma’il (AS) and continued by our Prophet and Master Muhammad (SAW).

For the places where Du’a is accepted in the Haram, see AlMiskeenah’s post below:

http://almiskeenah.com/archives/6000

The proceeding posts will cover each of the special places that are located in the Haram as mentioned above.

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