Tuesday, October 18, 2011

*AMAZING* Exhibition of Historic Remains~Makka*{Makkah Al-Mukarramah}{Must See}

'As-Salaam Alaikum Wa-Rahmatullahi



Exhibition of historic remains from Makka in Makkah Al-Mukarramah

The exhibition building is located close to the Kiswa factory (The Kaaba cover)


Old Makkah  Jeddah road

 The purpose is to protect the important remains from the two holy masjids.  It has 7 exhibition halls which contain several remains as well as old/new photographs.


This is the reception where the pilgrims are explained about the building of the holy masjids and the extensions/renovati ons it witnessed.



Masjidul-Haram Exhibition hall that contains historical remains of which is this Staircase to Kaba which is from the year 1240 Hijri


This is the old covering for Maqame-Ibrahim until it was replaced during the time of Late King Fahad bin Abdulaziz L.A


These are the crests from minarets of Haram from 1299 Hijri.



These are the casings of Hajre-Aswad one of which is from the time of Sultan Murad Khan and other one from the Saudi times.


  In the photographic exhibition there are photographs from the 12thCentury Hijri.


And among the collection of Quran copies



where there is a gate dismantled during Saudi expansion in 1337 Hijri



Crescent from Main Minaret from the beginning of 4th centuryHijri

  An old clock installed by Ottoman Sultan Abdulhameed (the 1st) from 1277 Hijri


In the Zamzam exhibition there is a steel cage and bucket for withdrawing water that was dismantled towards the end of 14thcentury Hijri


  And here is a water pot from 1299 Hijri



! And here is a shadow system that was installed over Zamzam for calculating prayers timing ?

it dates back to 1023 Hijri




                              ~  Y a s m i n~                               

  "All that is on earth will Perish. But will abide {Forever} 
 the Face of thy Lord, full of Majesty, Bounty and Honour"
 {'Quran'- Surah Al-Rahman-55.26-27 }

'Wasting time is Worse than Death!

Because Death Separates you from this World

 Whereas wasting Time Separates you from Allah'.

Ibn Qayimm Al-Jawziyyah.


I Want to Die With my Forehead on the Ground!
The Sunnah in my Heart, Allah on my Mind,
Qur'an on my Tongue, and Tears in my Eyes!

'Insha Allah'! 

' Son of Adam! You are nothing but a number of days, whenever each day passes then part of you has Gone.

 {Al-Hasan Al-Basree}



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