Tag: MASJID AL AQSA

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Has al-Aqsa left our hearts?

In light of the continued Zionist desecration of al-Aqsa, Islam21c's Campaigns Co-ordinator offers a wake-up call for Muslims on how we should view the third-holiest site on Earth.

Al-Aqsa Eid Khutbah

The resilience of the people of al-Quds has astonished and inspired Muslims all over the world in recent days. Shaykh Ali Hammuda writes a special Khutbah for khatībs and congregations across the English-speaking world.

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Muslim Words Experiment: Jerusalem

https://youtu.be/a7WpPsmnhwk Islam21c conducted a word association experiment with a range of British Muslim men. Click the video above to watch how these Muslim men responded to the word “Jerusalem” in our first word association experiment. What does Jerusalem mean to you? Leave your word in the comments below.

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Turkey prides about Palestine’s Ottoman Era amidst Israeli remarks

On Wednesday, Turkish parliament critically responded and condemned some Israeli statements made in reference to the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs made a series of statements in response to Erdogan’s comments on Masjid Al-Aqsa. In a Tweet on the 25th of July at 11:31am,

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Erdogan: Israelis carelessly pollute the gardens of al-Aqsa

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President of the Republic of Turkey and the term President of the Organisation of Islamic Co-operation has made a series of remarks condemning the unsubstantiated oppression on the worshippers in the 3rd sanctuary (Haram) and 1st Qibla (direction of prayer) of the Muslims – Masjid al-Aqsa –

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Hundreds storm Al-Aqsa Masjid

On the 14th of August, over 1,000 Zionists converged in occupied Jerusalem and around 400 of them stormed Masjid Al-Aqsa under the protection of armed Israeli soldiers. The raid coincided with the Jewish occasion of Tisha B'Av, which is believed to mark the destruction of the second Jewish temple in

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Memoirs from the Forgotten Masjid

Masjid al-Aqsa. The first Qiblah for the Muslim Ummah, the second Masjid built on earth, and the only place on earth where all the Messengers of Allāh (ʿalayhim al-Salām) prayed together, led by our beloved Prophet Muḥammad (sall Allāhu ʿalayhi wa sallam). This most sacred of Islamic sites has, over

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What is al-Aqsa?

سُبْحَانَ الَّذِي أَسْرَى بِعَبْدِهِ لَيْلًا مِنَ الْمَسْجِدِ الْحَرَامِ إِلَى الْمَسْجِدِ الْأَقْصَى الَّذِي بَارَكْنَا حَوْلَهُ لِنُرِيَهُ مِنْ آَيَاتِنَا إِنَّهُ هُوَ السَّمِيعُ الْبَصِيرُ Glory be to Him Who made His servant to go on a night from the Sacred Mosque to al-Aqsa Mosque A beautiful verse from Sūrat Al-Isrā where Allāh the

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Do you know Al-Aqsa?

We occasionally get asked why we show the image of the Dome of the Rock (Qubbat as Sukhra) when we are discussing or promoting the issue of Masjid al-Aqsa. It is asserted that this causes confusion in people's minds about what Masjid al-Aqsa actually refers to. This response intends to