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Muhammad’s night journey to paradise. [Islam: Leach, 731]
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Yes, Skepticism in Isra and Mi'raj (Mohamed's journey from Mecca to Jerusalem and his ascension to the seventh heaven) and in Jerusalem's significance to Muslims is coming from inside.
According to the statement by STR, performance was helped by the Isra and Mi'raj holiday, which boosted Thursday, May 5 occupancy to 95.
4 per cent, supported by the Isra and Mi'raj holiday in the first week of the month.
4 (BNA): Bahrain joined the other Islamic countries in marking the the Isra and Mi'raj.
As Muslims across the globe gear up to observe the Islamic festival of Isra Wal Mi'raj on Monday night, Isra and Mi'raj, the physical and spiritual journey undertaken by Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), that is part of the event, was commemorated by the Department of Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities in Dubai (DIACA) at the Shaikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Mosque in the Zbel 1 area on Friday night, after the Maghrib prayer.
The Isra and Mi'raj holy journey is inspiring," he said.
Shaikh Tariq M, Imam of Al Rahman Mosque, said the Isra and Mi'raj are a two-part night journey described as both physical and spiritual: "Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) travelled on the steed Buraq from the holy mosque in Makkah to the holy mosque in Jerusalem, where he led other prophets in prayer.
UAE, Kuwait and Oman's bourses will be closed for trading today for a holiday marking Isra and Mi'raj.
Manama, May 2 (BNA): Bahrain will tomorrow -- Tuesday -- mark the Isra and Mi'raj.
The total number of official holidays for the private sector is 10 days a year, which are New Hijri Year, New Year, the Prophet's birthday, Isra and Mi'raj, National Day, three days for Eid Al Adha and two days for Eid Al Fitr.