Scientific Journal Of King Faisal University
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Scientific Journal of King Faisal University / Humanities and Management Sciences

Major Special Characteristics of Makkah Al-Mukarramah

(Abdullah Mohammed Nouri Alderschew)


This paper illustrates when Makkah became holy and the special characteristics of its sanctity. The four major characteristics which maintain its sanctity should be observed by all people. These characteristics were announced by Prophet Muhammad, may Allah grant him peace, in public when the city was held by the Muslims for the first time.