A brief introduction of Makkah, the native town of Prophet Muhammad SAW, and Madina where he (SAW) settled down and laid down the foundation of the first Islamic state later is imperative.
The people of the Arabian peninsula were heathens who left their old beliefs and converted to Islam during the prophet Muhammad SAW’s lifetime.
The land of Arabia is the birthplace of Islam. The Holy Quran, the holy book was revealed to Prophet Muhammad SAW.
The Ka’ba, an ancient place of worship for monotheists, (which was built by Hazrat Ibrahim AS)is also located in Al Makkah.