Dome of the Rock


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Dome of the Rock:

see Islamic art and architectureIslamic art and architecture,
works of art and architecture created in countries where Islam has been dominant and embodying Muslim precepts in its themes. Background

In the century after the death (A.D.
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A picture taken from the minaret of a mosque shows Palestinian Muslim worshipers praying near the Dome of the Rock on June 26, 2015 (AFP)
A number of Jewish fanatics accompanied by army officers walked on Sunday around the platform where the Dome of the Rock is located in al-Haram al-Sharif compound in JerusalemAaAaAeAcAaAaAeA@1/4AaAaAeAnAaAaAeA s Old City, a Al-Aqsa Mosque is also located.
Sources confirmed that Israeli police allowed a group of extremist settlers to go up to the top of the Dome of the Rock in a deliberate and provactive move.
The conference also presented other sources from the early Muslim period referring to the Dome of the Rock as "al-Maqdess.
The Katara mosque's exterior design takes cue from the Dome of the Rock mosque in Jerusalem, a gesture of gratitude towards the great Islamic culture.
The secretary could have narrowed the focus of the dispute even further, to a third of an acre in East Jerusalem - an eminence variously known as the Temple Mount, the Noble Sanctuary, and the Dome of the Rock.
Approaching Jerusalem's Dome of the Rock, my wife and I knew we were on contested ground.
Amman , March 26 (Petra) --As part of the Hashemite custodianship of the Al Aqsa Mosque and the Islamic and Christian holy sites in Jerusalem, and the role shouldered by His Majesty King Abdullah II in this regard, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriate Affairs followed up the delivery of carpet ordered by the King for El-Marwani Mosque and Dome of the Rock mosques in Jerusalem, to the Palestinian Awqaf Ministry.
It was behind jobs like re-roofing the historic Dome of the Rock mosque in Jerusalem and outfitting the interior of the Scottish parliament in Edinburgh.
Above, Western Wall and the Dome of the Rock, some of the holiest sites for Jews and Muslims, are covered in snow in Jerusalem; left, a Palestinian girl makes a snowman in the West Bank village of Seelat Al-Daher near Jenin city
com has recently launched its new iPad 'Jerusalem 3D Tour' apps: Holy Sepulchre 3D, Western Wall 3D and Dome of the Rock 3D.
The crescent on the temple; the Dome of the Rock as image of the ancient Jewish sanctuary.