In the Name of Allah, The Most Merciful, The Most Kind


The Kaa’ba is covered by a black cloth known as ‘Kiswa’.

Special factory is designed for the making of Kiswa in Makkah.

It costs approx. SR 17million USD.Its produced & changed every year.

The cloth is made of 670kgs of silver dyed black, about 120kgs of pure gold & 50kgs of silver used in writing the Qur’anic verses over the cloth.

The total area of the cloth is 658sqr meter.