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Qur'an Quiz No. 7

I am found on this Earth, but I am not originally from here.

I was once very white, but you mankind darkened me.

If you touch me, it'll be considered an act of worship.

What am I?

Qur'an Quiz No. 7

The Black Stone

The Messenger of Allaah (ﷺ) said:

 “When the Black Stone came down from Paradise, it was whiter than milk, but the sins of the sons of Adam made it black.”

(Narrated by al-Tirmidhi, 877; Ahmad, 2792. Classed as saheeh by Ibn Khuzaymah, 4/219).

The Messenger of Allaah (ﷺ) say: “Touching them both [the Black Stone and al-Rukn al-Yamani] is an expiation for sins.”

  (Narrated by al-Tirmidhi, 959. This hadeeth was classed as hasan by al-Tirmidhi and as saheeh by al-Haakim (1/664)

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