Sheikh Khalid Al Ghamdi is the Imam at the Masjid-al-Haram. Being the Imam at the Masjid-al-Haram is the greatest honor. Leading a prayer in the holiest place on Earth is a great privilege. Muslims feel blessed and fortunate for being able to pray in the Masjid-al-Haram. But leading a prayer there is a greater fortune.
Most Muslims think of how does an Imam feels while leading a prayer at the most sacred place on Earth? Sheikh Khalid Al-Ghamdi has revealed it all! In an interview in Australia, he briefed that what it feels like while leading a prayer at the Masjid-al-Haram.
He told that no one can describe the actual feeling. The reality is that it is a mix of certain emotions. While leading the prayer one feels prestigious for it as well as there is a feeling of majesty.
He further said that as no one is standing between him and the Kaaba, the feeling at that time is a combination of Majesty, prestige, and reverence for the holiest place.
Sheikh Khalid Al-Ghamdi said that he has found complete respect, esteem, and honor from the brothers and sisters all around the world.
He said that is it is a grace and a blessing of Allah Almighty that he does not travel to a place where he is not recognized as the Imam of the Kaaba or they recognize him from his outlook and appearance.
Some recognize him from his voice as they have quite heard him. He said he has found nothing but respect, honor, and esteem from Muslims around the world.
This is the proof of their strong love and affection towards the Holy Kaaba, Makkah, and Land of two Sanctuaries.