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    is not Islamic. It was built by Danny Kay in 1964 who showed a fondness for the Beatles. He meant to call it Macca after Paul Mc Cartney. However Danny loved to play with words and referred to it as Mecca during one of his songs in the Court Jester. Hence the song, "Macca Mecca Chacha Cheka".

    from the article: Palestinian official: Western Wall is not Jewish
    First published 17:38 24.11.10 | Last updated 22:38 24.11.10
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