The mystic Ka'aba is the heart of being. It has been said to him: "The Temple which contains Me is in your heart." The mystery of the Divine Essence is no other than the Temple of the heart, and it is around the heart that the spiritual pilgrim circumambulates.
Source: Corbin, Henry. Creative Imagination in the Sufism of Ibn `Arabi, 1969. pp. 279-280
Contributed by: Zaady