Bring up praise from Mecca

from Rakim – The 18th Letter (Always and Forever) Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Mecca is the capital of Makkah Province in Saudia Arabia.

Mecca is the birthplace for Muhammad (the last prophet according to Islam) and the site of the revelation of the Quran

Therefore, Mecca, is regarded as the holiest city in Islam, and pilgrimage (Hajj — one of the five pillars of Islam) is a must for every Muslim who is able to travel to the site.

It is also the location of Kaaba which is a cuboid-shaped building that is the most sacred place in Islam.

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