Saturday, July 5, 2008
Significants of Kiswa (Kaaba's Pardah)
"KAABA, the house of ALAAH in MEKKAH is covered by a black cloth called "KISWA" which is produced by and changed every year designed by a special factory in MEKKAH.Costs approximately US $ 17 MILLION.The cloth is made of 670 kgs of SILVER and dyed BLACK. About 129 kgs. of PURE GOLD and 50 kgs. of SILVER used in writing the QURANIC VERSES over the cloth.Total area of the cloth is 658 sq. meters.