You can go to the kaaba and shun Allah, but you cannot be a Congressman and question the omnipotence of the Nehru-Gandhi family.
He set out, and when he arrived there, he found in the sacred precinct surrounding the kaaba many fakirs clothed with rags.
Of the details, the only one the Jew actually coupled with a thought was the kaaba.
All the idols in the world except the kaaba tumbled to earth.
First there came to him a comparison in which the kaaba was a relative.
He conquered Mecca in 630, and made the kaaba, after destroying the idols in it, the sanctuary of the new religion.
Have I journeyed to his holy city, and kissed the sacred kaaba for nought?
In consequence, no person except a Mahometan may approach the kaaba, on pain of death.
kaaba—central sanctuary of Islam, at Mecca, holy city of Islam.
The kaaba has been so often ruined and restored that no trace of a remote antiquity remains.
1734, Caaba, cube-shaped building in the Great Mosque of Mecca, containing the Black Stone, from Arabic ka'bah "square house," from ka'b "cube."