The scientists, artists, aestheticians, architects, mathematicians, financial analysts agree that application of this Golden Mena ratio 1.618 creates perfection, proportion, beauty and balance to their works.
The Holy Qur’an also reveals that Mecca is the first house founded for the mankind.
“Surely, the first House founded for mankind is that at Becca, abounding in blessings and guidance for all peoples. (Al Qur’an 3:97)
Allah placed Mecca at the Golden Mean of our earth.
The other names used for the Golden Mean are the Golden Ratio, extreme and mean ratio, medial section, divine proportion, divine section (Latin: sectio divina), golden proportion, golden cut, golden number, and mean of Phidias.
The Holy Qur’an reveals that God has raised heavens and has set up a measure for them.
“And the heaven He has raised high and set up a measure”( Al Qur’an 55:8)
The Golden Ratio is one such measure which is extensively applied in nature. It is represented with Greek letter phi in the mathematical calculations and its value is always 1.6180339887…..
Two quantities are said to be in the golden ratio when the ratio of the sum of the quantities to the larger quantity is equal the ratio of the larger quantity to the smaller one. Diagrammatically it can be represented as follows: (DiagramONE)