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al aqsa mosque important

Why Is Al-Aqsa Mosque So Important for Muslims?

Short Answer: Islam considers Al-Aqsa Mosque as one of the earliest and the most noteworthy places of worship of God. Muslims were commanded to turn towards this mosque in Jerusalem for prayer, before the Kaabah in Makkah was declared as the qiblah (the direction to which Muslim pray). Muslims have a mutual claim to the Holy Land with the Christians …

The Sacred Duty of Defending Jerusalem

The Sacred Duty of Defending Jerusalem

What is the legal ruling concerning giving up Jerusalem with all its Islamic and Christian holy shrines? Would Arabs and Muslims all around the world turn a blind eye to this crime if committed?

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