Tent City at Arafet. Makka al-Mukarrama Islamic tradition attributes the beginning of Mecca to Ishmael's descendants. In the 7th century, the Islamic prophet Muhammad proclaimed Islam in the city, by then an important trading center, and the city played an important role in the early history of Islam.

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Comments (8)

gezginruh on January 16, 2010

Interesting capture. Greetings. GGR

kevin mcvay on January 16, 2010

gezginruh

hi friend a sincere thanks for your visit. I am honoured by your kind remarks. god bless you and family Best wishes from shalom57

Alfred Schaffer on February 24, 2010

Really ver interesting!

alfred

kevin mcvay on February 24, 2010

hi friend alfredschaffer a sincere thanks for your visit. I am honoured by your kind remarks. god bless you and family Best wishes from shalom57

Claudia P. Jara on June 2, 2010

Very, very interesting!!

kevin mcvay on June 3, 2010

hi friend CPJARA a sincere thanks for your visit. I am honoured by your kind remarks. god bless you and family Best wishes from shalom57

Lucien Kivit on February 17, 2011

Impressive view, LIKE 1, greetings Lucien

kevin mcvay on February 18, 2011

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Thank you Lucien Kivit for your visit and kind comments, you will always be welcome. greeting shalom57


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    by kevin mcvay
    • Camera: SONY CYBERSHOT
    • Taken on 2003/09/30 00:43:10
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