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A building in a cube shape within the Grand Mosque in Mecca. Inside the building is a black stone (al-Ḥajar al-Aswad).
Islam: According to the Qur’an, Abraham raised with his son the foundations of the Kaaba. It is the holiest site in Islam. Muslims are expected to pray in the direction of the Kaaba. Pilgrimage to Kaaba is one of the pillars of Islam and required for healthy Muslims.