mosques

Archaeology and Islam #01 - Petra Mosques:

Click below to watch the video Archeology and Islam #1 The Petra Mosques. Mosques from the first century of Islam pointed to Petra Transcript Video #1 This is a general transcript of a Dan …

03 Petra Facing Mosques:

Dan Gibson examines early Islamic mosques from the first three centuries of Islam, focusing on mosques that faced ancient Petra in Jordan. The very earliest mosques were oriented in this direction.

04 Between Facing Mosques:

Al-Ḥajjāj began this practice and for 66 years many mosques were built facing an empty spot in Arabia that was ‘between’ Petra and Mecca. This practice fell out of popularity soon after …

Qibla Story # 3 - The China Factor:

Part 3/7 Do Chinese Muslim traditions and stories reveal the true history of the Qibla? Did Said Ibn Abi Waqqas really emigrate China with the Muhajadin of the true Mecca? Discover what it is all …

A1 Qibla Tool Notes:

Learn how to use the Qibla Tool. What is it and when was it developed, and where scholars can access the database.

Abu Dulaf Mosque:

Mosque Name: Abu Dulaf Mosque Country: Iraq City: Samarra Year of construction (AH): 245 AH Year of construction (AD): 859 AD GPS: 34° 21’ 39.6000” 43° 48’ 9.0000” ArchNet: …

Siraf Site C, F, & M mosques:

Mosque Names: Siraf Site C & F mosques Country: Iran City: Siraf Site C Mosque Year of construction (AD): 802 GPS: 27.667838 52.341286 Gibson Classification: Unknown Site F mosque Year of …

Merv Mosques:

When the last Sassanian ruler, Yazdegerd III (632–651) was killed near the city and the Sassanian military governor surrendered to the approaching Arab army. Representatives of the caliph Umar …