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Zem Zem

by Micha F. Lindemans
The sacred well near the Kaaba at Mecca. According to Arab tradition, this is the well that was shown by Jibril to Hagar when the baby Ishmael was perishing of thirst. Its water is believed to be more health-giving than any other and the well never runs dry.

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  • Also known as:
    Zamzam

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