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What is inside the Holy Kaaba? There are two pillars inside (others report 3 pillars) There is a table on the side to put items like perfume There are two lantern-type lamps hanging from the ceiling The space can accommodate about 50 people There are no electric lights inside The walls and floors are of […]
Mecca or Makkah? For most English speakers, “Mecca” has long been the accepted transliteration of the original Arabic for the holy city. The word Mecca in English has gone on to refer to any center of activity sought by a group of people with a common interest. Las Vegas, for example, is considered the “gambling […]
There are a multitude of statements in the Qur’an on the subject of human reproduction which constitute a challenge to the embryologist seeking a human explanation for them. It was only after the birth of the basic sciences which contributed to our knowledge of biology and the invention of the microscope, that humans were able […]