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The Main Reasons Why Jerusalem Is Very Important To The Muslims

Mecca, Medina, and Jerusalem are the three holiest cities of Islam. Jerusalem, known in Arabic as al-Quds or Bayt al-Maqdis, is a sacred site for all three Abrahamic faiths: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Because these three religions are all Abrahamic, they all emphasize monotheism and hold many of the same Prophets in high regard.

  2 months ago ago
The Main Reasons Why Jerusalem Is Very Important To The Muslims

RELIGION

The importance of Jerusalem in Islam.

The importance of Jerusalem in Islam. Islam has three holy sites, Mecca, Medina, and Jerusalem. Jerusalem, known as al-Quds or Bayt al-Maqdis in Arabic, is a holy site for all three Abrahamic faiths, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Because each of these three religions are Abrahamic, they all emphasize monotheism and share a reverence for many of the same Prophets. The reverence each of these religions has for Jerusalem stems from their shared background. While the shared background between Christianity

  1 year ago ago
The importance of Jerusalem in Islam.

RELIGION

When the Messenger of Allah led the Prophets in prayer during the Night Journey

Praise be to Allah. The fact that the Prophet (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) led the Prophets in prayer on the night of the Israa’ is proven in saheeh hadiths. In Saheeh Muslim (172) it is narrated: “Then I found myself among a group of the Prophets, and the time for prayer came, so I led them in prayer.” According to a report narrated by Ibn Jareer at-Tabari in his Tafseer (17/332): “Then we went on until we came to Bayt al-Maqdis Jerusalem, where I led the Prophets and Messengers in prayer.”

  1 year ago ago
When the Messenger of Allah led the Prophets in prayer during the Night Journey

RELIGION

From Jerusalem to Makkah: How the Qiblah Story Can Change Your Life

The title of this article sounds pretty mind blowing, right? How could a simple historical fact change anything in your life today? To give a brief history, the original Qiblah (direction in which Muslims pray), was Bayt al-Maqdis (Masjid al-Aqsa), in Jerusalem. The Prophet (PBUH) was mocked by the Jews for praying in the same direction as them, yet he continued to abide by the commands of Allah. Approximately eighteen months after his migration to Medina, the command was delivered to change the direction

  1 year ago ago
From Jerusalem to Makkah: How the Qiblah Story Can Change Your Life