Masjid Al-Haram is a large mosque in the city of Mecca,
and the largest in Islam.
Did you know that it is the largest religious building on Earth?
Can you click on the smallest block below? What about the largest block?
It surrounds the Kaaba, the place which all Muslims turn towards
each day in prayer and consider to be the holiest place on Earth.
Al-Masjid Al-Haram, is named this, because it is forbidden for
non-Muslims to enter. It is a place of safety where people may
have protection. Allah has forbidden the use of force or violent
behavior against anyone in it.
Allah predestined a place of worship on Earth to
reflect the house in heaven called al-Baytu l-Mamur,
which means 'The Worship Place of Angels'. AlBaytu l-Mamur is directly above the Kaaba, in Jana.
Every year during the islamic month of Dhul AlHijah, many
muslims come to Mecca to perform the Hajj at
Masjid Al Haram.
Prophet Muhammad was born in Mecca.
He lived most of his life there.
He taught the people to worship Allah and to do good towards
He removed all the idols from the holy Kaaba and restored the
house of Allah to it’s proper state.
He did this about 1400 years ago. His teachings have spread
through many years and many places, all the way to you, so that
you and other muslims can carry on the beauty of islam.
Islam is a wonderful gift, so share it generously with others.
Salla Allahu Alaihi Wa Sallam.
Test what you know. Click on the
What city is Masjid
Al Haram located?
2. Masjid Al Haram is the
largest religious building on
3. What building is Masjid Al
Haram built around?
4. It is called Masjid Al
Haram, because people who
aren’t muslim are aloud to
5. What is al Baytul Mamur?
The House in Jana where
The House in Mecca where
6. Al Baytul Mamur is directly
above the Kaaba in Jana.
Al Imran 3;96
Verily, the first house (of worship)
appointed for mankind was that at
Bakkah (Mecca), full of blessings, and a
guidance for Al’Alamin (mankind and