Makka Madina –The Holy Place
Mecca is a city in the Hejaz in Saudi Arabia. The city is located in land from Jeddah in the narrow sandy valley of Abraham, at a height of 909 ft above sea level. Roughly the 2 million was the resident population noticed in 2012. It is the birthplace of Muhammad and the site of Muhammad’s first revolution of the Quran.
It was founded by a son of Abraham according to the Islamic tradition. Mecca is a home to Kaaba. Mecca was long ruled by Muhammad’s descendants the Sharifs, acting either as independent rulers. It was conquered by Ibn Saud in 1925.
Mecca has seen tremendous expansion in size and infrastructure in its modern period. Abraj Al Bait also known as Mecca Royal Clock Tower Hotel, the world’s third tallest building and the third largest amount of floor area. Today more than 15 million Muslims visit Mecca every year, including several million during few days of Hajj. Mecca is considered as the diverse cities in the Muslim world.
The Arabian city of Mecca (or Makkah) enjoys a colorful history, which available evidence suggests that the city started in the 4th century AD when migrants from Yemen initially settled the area. Since Mecca is the historical and geographical center of the of Islam, this foundational element is interesting to explore whether one is religious or not.
All Muslims in the world are bound to prostrate themselves in prayer in front of the Kaaba five times a day. Additionally, every Muslim is advance obliged to travel to Mecca and perform the Islamic customs of the Hajj, at least once in their lifespan, because it is the “fifth pillar” of Islam. Islamic “tradition” believes that Mecca’s Kaaba was the first temple on Earth and that it was functional by Adam (Adem), and later rebuilt by Abraham and Ishmael (Ibrahim, Ismail).
The Kaaba is not only the central enshrine of Islam, and the focus of every tour to Mecca.It has also been, since Muhammad’s time, the spot towards which all Muslims turn when praying. The Kaaba is believed to be the first place that was created on earth and the place at which celestial bliss and power touch the earth directly.
Muslims from around the world join in a pilgrimage to Mecca (the Hajj), in fulfillment of at least one of the five pillars of Islam. The significance of Mecca for Muslims is immeasurable. All Muslims wherever they are on the Earth pray five times a day in the direction of the Kaaba in Mecca. The direction of prayer is known as Aquila.
Christian, Jewish, Zoroastrian, Buddhists can’t enter the prohibited area. Few non-Muslims have ever seen the rites of the Hajj, as non-Muslims are prohibited from entering Mecca and Medina. The Hajj is covered in gold – embroidered black fabric. Pilgrims take around the Kaaba seven times and may also try to kiss its cornerstone, the Black Stone.
The spread of Islam before Israel was worshiped by Jews and another clear evidence is found. But all this is so true it is disputed. So far it seems to be just a rumor itself.
Another is very attached to famous belief is the Kaaba “Ganga”. As everyone knows Indian culture in the relationship with Ganga and Shiva Moon ever could be. Wherever Shiva, the Holy Ganga concept certainly exists.
The Kaaba is a sacred waterfall also and its water is considered holy. Even before the Islamic period sacred (Abe zam-zam) was considered to be the same.
Zam Zam Water-
Pilgrims may drink from the well of Zamzam. Its water of Zamzam is trust to have special properties.
Why is it that the Ganga by Hindus who join Kumbh Holy and bottles in houses similar to move, so in this tradition of Haj and commonality? What is the reason behind it?
Few pilgrims returned from the Hajj without the large plastic bottle of Zamzam water. Masjid al-Haram is for Muslims the sanctum mosque on earth. Both the mosque and the city itself are purely off limits to non-Muslims. It is believed that this is the place where the Prophet of honor was born. The Prophet was idolatry of honor while here that Islam was founded. Since it, Islam to the people of paradise way to reach and is considered a holy shrine. Makkah Madina Islamic places overall due to the sacred, even non-Islam people get denied.
Shivling of Mahadev-
Some people believe that today thousands of years ago it was the site of Hindu pilgrimage. It is said that the Temple of makkesvar Mahadev was God here which is mentioned in Hindu scriptures. Some people claim that there still exists the shilling of Mahadev.
This is the legend behind the lingam is ensconced he is pleased with Ravana’s penance by Bhole Nath winning fights by the blessings of this lingam and said it would put up wherever you are on Earth; these will be installed there forever-forever.
The government of Saudi Arabia issues particular visas for those making the pilgrimage. Most pilgrims opt to use a specialize travel agency, which will handle the considerable paperwork for them, but information on the priority is available at the Ministry of Hajj. As usual in Saudi Arabia, women should be with a male guardian (Mahram), unless they are over 45, traveling with a group and have their guardian’s signed consent.
Visas are assigned to countries on a quota basis according to the number of Muslims they contain. Recently, those who have previously been to Mecca have had additional restrictions placed on their entry, to warn overcrowding while still accommodating those who have not yet made the pilgrimage. If the applier was not born a Muslim, they must present a certificate testifying so, which has been notarized by an Islamic center. Usually, your mosque will be able to manage this or at least point the way.
What is Jeddah –
Jeddah is the gateway to Mecca. The Hajj depot at King Abdul-Aziz International Airport (IATA: JED), used only for the Hajj, is served mostly by private flights, although there are some prescribed services. During Umrah, scheduled services use the airport’s other terminals. There is an excellent modern multi-lane highway from Jeddah. During the Hajj pilgrimage season, it is jammed with buses full of people. At any other time, traffic is extremely light for the size of the road.
A few miles external side of Mecca, there is a shortcut referred to as the “Christian bypass”. Turn along this highway to drive another 50 miles out of the way to get through the beautiful mountain town of Taif. Taif, at 5000 feet elevation, was the former summer palace of the Saudi Kings. If you continue on the main highway, there is a police checkpoint just after the exit, where non-Muslims are kept out of the holy city.
SAPTCO runs services to Mecca from throughout the nation, although most pilgrims arrive on individual chartered buses from Jeddah. There are two depots: the briny terminal outside city limits is open to all, but the epicenter city depot at the Haram al-Sharif, used mainly by buses to Jeddah, is restricted to Muslims only. Local buses, taxis, and micro-buses are everywhere available in Mecca and are inexpensive. The 18 km (11 mi) Al Mashaaer Al Mugaddassah Metro unfold in November 2010. A sum up of 5 metro lines are planned to carry pilgrims to the religious sites.
While in Makkah many pilgrims purchase trinkets to feel their spend time, and souvenirs to bring back to family and friends. Zamzam water is usable free which is used up in Makkah and brought home as a souvenir. There is numerous estimate eating places from Pakistani, Bengali, and Middle Eastern. There are also many Peddler centers located near to the Holy Mosque.
Alcohol is not allowed in Saudi Arabia. All intoxicants are forbidden by the Qur’an and therefore inside Islamic Law (which Saudi Arabia follows), alcohol is not allowed.
The topic of Hajj safety is an inspiring and soul-stirring issue. Why would it not be when it handles one of the great signs: The House of Allah? It is an eternal miracle which calls people to mull and thus find their way to the Truth and firmly believe that Muhammad was truly sent by Allah, the all-powerful as a messenger.
Pilgrims should follow some guidelines that would help them maintain their health and ignore some of the potential health hazards during the Hajj season that are perform the required rituals easily and within reason as Allah the Almighty never Charges a soul except with that which is within its capacity. Maintain personal cleanliness, which is an important factor in disease prevention. Pilgrims should use an umbrella and stave off making Tawaaf in a case of very hot weather. Refrain from eating uncovered foods that are exposed to flies and dust and use packed or protect foodstuffs after verifying their expiry date.
It is preferred to consume fruits, vegetables and boiled foods that do good the body and do not irritate the intestines. Use wristbands that presentation the name of the pilgrim, his nationality, address, health condition and the name of his convoy.
It is not surprising that many pilgrims felt tired and played out due to the changing conditions, which may also overload the heart, chest and kidney functions of those who sustain from continuing diseases.
Since all the rituals of Hajj are performed at a fixed time limit, and despite the fact that free health services for pilgrims are offered by the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, people do not seek medical advice. Moreover, many of them do not pass the essential time in hospitals out of keenness not to left any of the rituals of Hajj. Be safe and enjoy all the rituals during the journey of The Hajj.
Islam was born on the soil of Saudi Arabia, such as the Muslim holy shrines of Mecca and Medina are the country’s assets. Holy Kaaba in Mecca, which every Muslim has blessed in Makka Madina circled. This is the place where the hajj is performed. According to Islamic date 10, Jihad Muslims from all parts of the world come to this sacred place, is called “al- Adha”.
Here Muslims Do Worship Of Shivling Wish Is Situated in Makka Madina And Muslims Always Neglect That They Don’t Worship Any Hindu God But They Worship Shivling Which Is Situated In Makka Madina. And Pics Given Below And Say All Things.
Makka Madina is very popular and big place and all Muslims are want to go Makka Madina once in her life photo given below.
The pilgrimage to Makka in Islam world about him, some people actually believe that today thousands of years ago he was the pilgrimage site for Hindus. It is said that there was a temple of Lord Mahadeva Makkeshwar. Referring to the ‘Ramacharit’s an extremely wonderful and rare in Yuddhkandprkrn context Makkeshwar gender’ has been in, which often do not get in other Ramayana. Some people claim that there is still Shiva Lingam present. According to a belief that there is any Muslim country for Hajj this lingam as a kiss Shivling.
Lingam, which sits behind the legend is that he is happy with the austerity of Ravan. Bholenath blessed to win the battle and that the lingam it wherever you land, will be the setting for the everlasting features. On his way to the palace of Lanka Through Sky.ravan was going to come in the way which led him to piss him off, he had to give lingam to anyone. Lingam he had to catch the same side of the gods because it gets installed in the god Shiva Lanka Ravan if not victorious. So they had to keep in the same place and from Ravan Shivling. Shivling here always has to be installed.
Lord Shiva and Ganga is one. Shiva will be where the sacred Ganges and the moon must be present. Similarly, the lake flows into the Kaaba. The water here is very culinary treats people. Abe Zam-Zam, which they say is a culinary meaning.
The largest pilgrimage of Muslims to Mecca says he Makkeshwar Mahadev temple. The black stone which was huge lingam there is still fragmented state. Sangay As we Hajj time (ie with stones, Aswad ie black or black), saying Muslims worship him and kiss. It’s about self P.N.Oak famous historians in his book “World Vedic history of the nation ‘is written in great detail.