Masjid al-Haram

Al-Masjid Al-Haram (Arabic: المسجد الحرام‎, The Sacred Mosque or The Grand Mosque)[6] is in the ceety o Mecca, Saudi Arabie. It is the lairgest an auldest mosque in the warld an surroonds ane o Islam's holiest places, the Kaaba.[7][8]

Great Mosque o Mecca
Arabic: ٱلْـمَـسْـجِـد ٱلْـحَـرَام‎, romanised: Al-Masjid al-Ḥarām, lit. 'The Sacred Mosque'
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The Great Mosque in the Hajj of 2009
Releegion
AffiliationIslam
LeadershipImam(s):
Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais
Saud Al-Shuraim
Abdullah Awad Al Juhany
Saleh Al Talib
Saleh Al Humaid
Bandar Baleelah
Usaamah Khayyat
Yaseer Al Dosari
Khalid Al Ghmadi
Maher Al Muaiqly
Faisal Gazzawi[1][2]
Location
LocationMecca, Hejaz, Saudi Arabie[3]
Masjid al-Haram is locatit in Saudi Arabia
Masjid al-Haram
Location in Saudi Arabie
AdmeenistrationSaudi Arabie govrenment
Geografic coordinates21°25′19″N 39°49′34″E / 21.422°N 39.826°E / 21.422; 39.826Coordinates: 21°25′19″N 39°49′34″E / 21.422°N 39.826°E / 21.422; 39.826
Architecture
TeepMosque
Date establishedEra o Aubraham in Islamic thocht[4]
Specifications
Capacity1.5 million worshippers[5]
Lenth400.800 m
Minaret(s)9
Minaret hicht89 m (292 ft)
Steid aurie356,000 squerr metres[5]
Wabsteid
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ReferencesEedit

  1. http://www.haramainsharifain.com/p/blog-page.html
  2. http://www.haramain.info
  3. "Location of Masjid al-Haram". Google Maps. Retrieved 24 September 2013.
  4. Zeitlin, I. M. (2013-04-25). "3". The Historical Muhammad. John Wiley and Sons. ISBN 0745654886.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Daye, Ali (21 March 2018). "Grand Mosque Expansion Highlights Growth of Saudi Arabian Tourism Industry (6 mins)". Cornell Real Estate Review (in Inglis). Retrieved 9 February 2019.
  6. Saudi Arabia starts major expansion of Grand Mosque in Mecca
  7. http://www.muwatta.com/the-40-steps-towards-the-grave-of-the-prophet-muhammad-صلى-الله-عليه-و-آله-و-صحبه-وسل/
  8. http://www.ali-gomaa.com/?page=scholary-output&so_details=152