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Notes on al masjid al aqsa in the Qur’an

The ultimate place of worship This article is from The Qur’an: A Complete Revelation. al masjid al aqṣā – the ultimate place of worship The phrase al masjid al aqṣā occurs once, at 17:1.


Makkah is the centre of a cult created after Muhammad

Why Makkah fails Modern-day Makkah strikes even Traditionalist Muslims who make pilgrimage there by its lack of correspondence with the place described in the Qur’an. Dan Gibson is a historian and a