Photo of the Day

November 13, 2016

Inner Circle

Your Shot photographer Ammar Alamir captured this image of pilgrims circling the Kaaba, the cube-shaped shrine at the center of the Grand Mosque in Mecca and considered by Muslims to be the holiest place on Earth. Alamir, a director with a Saudi Arabian television station, made the photo from his perch in the camera box overlooking the site. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Ammar alamir, National Geographic Your Shot
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