Makkah clock

‡ The Makkah Clock Royal Tower hotel will have 76 storeys be 577 metres high, and will feature a 40metre clock that be more than five times larger than Big Ben. The hotel, which is scheduled to open in September, will be the focal point of the Abraj Al Bait complex, part of the King Abdul Aziz Endowment Project. Fairmont Hotels will manage the new hotel. The project should be complete by the end of 2008. ‡ The Royal Clock will announce daily prayers to the Muslim world and the Lunar Observation Center and Islamic Museum will serve to protect the heritage for future generations

From left: The Makkah Clock Tower (with clock on face), the Park Hyatt, Trump International Hotel and Tower (centre), Ritz Carlton, Armani Hotel. Illustration by Neil Webb

How many agree to "mecca clock"?
‡ Mecca( also Mekka or Baca) , the holy city of the Muslims where the Kabba lies is scientifically proved to be the center of earth, there is a hadith by prophet Muhammad that says that it was the first place created, the hadith says that the earth was completely immersed in water and then God caused the land that carry the Kabba to appear, this hadith is supported by science.

How many agree to "mecca clock"?
‡ Dr Hussein Al-sayed, while trying to fix the times of the prayers in the major cities across the world, found out that Mekka is a center of a circle whose circumference passes by all the world continents.

How many agree to "mecca clock"?
‡ the same fact has been stressed by a research done by professor Alwazeri, this research was scientifically agreed on by a large number of scientists who attended the yearly scientific forum in Saudi Arabia; according to the theory of Plate tectonics all the earth platelets point to the Arabian platelet, which carries Mekka, where the Kabba is- another evidence to the same fact.

How many agree to "mecca clock"?
‡ What is really stunning is that it has been scientifically proven that Mekka is the golden mean of the earth and Kabba is golden mean of the earth.

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jGlh0HMw Now, it is scientifically approved that Mekka lies on the zero longitude, hence it should be " the time reference point" not" GMT" Taken all of these facts into consideration, Saudi Arabia is building the Mekka clock , the Mekka clock will be the largest clock ever, it is larger than Big Bin, the Azan of Mekka( instead of big Bin rings) will be heard from a very far distance. Please see this video about " Mekka Clock" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FTptQLoph Source: please visit: http://greatestman.org/weare.php?do=view

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Abraj Al Bait Towers-également connu comme "La Mecque Clock Tower Hôtel Royal est un complexe en construction à La Mecque à proximité de la Grande Mosquée de l'Arabie saoudite et le travail est effectué par Saudi Binladin Group. Une fois terminée, la tour deviendra le plus grand bâtiment en Arabie saoudite, et l'hôtel le plus haut et le plus grand du monde, avec une hauteur prévue de 601 m (1972 pi). À la fin, la structure aura construit la plus grande superficie au monde avec 1,5 millions de m2 (16,15 millions de pieds carrés) de surface de plancher. En outre, le complexe aura un centre commercial et un parking pour plus de mille véhicules. Un ensemble de tours résidentielles abritera les résidents permanents et les visiteurs peuvent accéder soit héliports. L'horloge située dans la tour principale, mesurant 43 × 43 mètres (141 x 141 pieds), sera la plus importante dans le monde. Situé au coeur de la Mecque, l'horloge peut être vu à partir d'une distance de 19 miles, un peu plus de 30 miles. Pour avoir une idée de la taille de celui-ci, on peut dire que c'est six fois plus grand que Big Ben à Londres. Cette montre est éclairé par LED de 2 millions.

‡ http://ramadan.islamweb.net/media/index.php?page= article&lang=A&id=143846 .. " ‡ 1429 13 " 19/4/2008 .

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