☪ The Kaaba or Ka'aba is a cuboid building at the center of Islam's most sacred mosque, Al-Masjid al-Haram, in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. It is the most sacred site in Islam. Wherever they are in the world, Muslims are expected to face the Kaaba – i.e. when outside Mecca, to face toward Mecca – when performing salat (prayer). From any point in the world, the direction facing the Kaaba is called the qibla.
Around 1.5 billion Muslims are residing in this World. They each time perform their prayers and turn their faces towards one direction of Makkah. Qibla is Arabic word used for direction in the Islam. Muslims are directed to turn their face towards the Kaba while offering prayer. The Kaba is a small chop formed building in the square of the mosque known as Masjid Al Haram, in the Saudi Arabia.