noun. the direction of the Kaaba toward which Muslims turn for their daily prayers.
1. Noun, singular or mass He stands at the head of the body if the deceased is male and at the middle of the body if female, facing qibla, or the direction of Mecca. 2. Verb, base form The first is a hypostyle hall, or open courtyard surrounded by pillars, with the mihrab niche and qibla wall at the far end from the entrance.