MAKKAH, 8th November, 2015 (WAM) — On behalf of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Prince Khalid Al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz, Advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and Governor of Makkah region, washed the Holy Kaaba in the Grand Holy Mosque in Makkah today.

Prince Khalid and his companions washed the Kaaba with Zamzam water mixed with rose water.

A number of princes, ministers, officials, members of Islamic diplomatic corps accredited to the Kingdom, and citizens took part in the washing ceremony.