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How to qibla?

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The Qibla direction in India is generally West. The exact direction depends on the location in India. For Chandigarh, a city in the north of India, the direction is about 263 degrees from geographic north. For Madurai, located in the south, the direction is around 292 degrees. Here are directions for some of the main cities in India.

. Mumbai – 280.07°

. Kolkata – 278.21°

. Delhi – 266.6°

. Chennai – 287.93°

. Bengaluru – 288.5°

. Hyderabad – 282.3°

. Ahmedabad – 273.4°

. Pune - 281°

. Surat – 276.6°

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  • Get yourself a Qibla compass.
  • Find out the direction to Mecca from you location. Hold out your compass flat, wait for the dial to settle. Turn towards the direction to Makkah for your location. Done.
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