What is hajar aswad? DWQA Questions › Category: hajj › What is hajar aswad? 0 Vote Up Vote Down JonSnow Staff asked 3 years ago What is hajar aswad? 1 Answers 0 Vote Up Vote Down JonSnow Staff answered 3 years ago It is a stone that came from jannah that is affixed by one corner of Ka`bah. One is recommended to kiss or to pass hand and cry by it. But due to crowds, one may do only sign from far that as if we kissed it.