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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.

Talking with Dan Gibson #04 Early Islamic Qiblas:

Dan Gibson introduces his book: Early Islamic Qiblas, and explains what is in the book.

Parallel Facing Mosques:

The surviving early mosques of North Africa and Spain all faced a unique direction. None of them faced Mecca, or Petra, or the Between position.

Not 100 Qiblas, but 4 - Qibla Controversy EP.3:

King's Wrong, early Arabs weren't DUMB! - Qibla Controversy EP.4:

Archaeology and Islam #25 Islamic Graveyards and the Qibla #1:

Click below to watch the video: This is the first video of several videos that will examine the Qiblas of early graveyards in Islam. In this video Dan Gibson looks at the Baqi graveyard in Medina …

Islamic Graveyards, and the Qibla #1:

Video #25 This is a general transcript of a Dan Gibson video in the series: Archeology and Islam. Islamic Graveyards Video 1 Hello, I am Dan Gibson and this is another video in the series Archeology …

Archaeology and Islam #26 Islamic Graveyards and the Qibla #2:

Click below to watch the video: This is the second video of two videos that will examine the Qiblas of early graveyards in Islam. In this video Dan Gibson looks at mosques with a Petra Qibla and a …

Islamic Graveyards, and the Qibla #2:

Video #26 This is a general transcript of a Dan Gibson video in the series: Archeology and Islam. Islamic Graveyards and the Qibla #2 Hello, I am Dan Gibson, and this is the second video in a two …

Qibla Story # 4 - Parallel Qiblas:

part 4/7 The early mosques of North Africa and Spain face somewhere in Africa. When and how did this practice begin? Who built the first mosque with such a Qibla? Gibson explores the origins of what …

Sidi 'Ukba Graveyard :

Country: Algeria City: Biska Year of construction (AH): 67 AH Year of construction (CE): 686 AD GPS: 34.751291 5.895186 Gibson Classification: Rebuilt facing Mecca: For a Link to the Qibla Tool Click …

Zaytouna Mosque:

Mosque Name: Zaytouna Mosque Country: Tunisia City: Tunis Year of construction (AH): 115 AH Year of construction (AD): 732 AD GPS: 36°47’50.73” N 10°10’16.88"E ArchNet: …

Tauste Islamic Graves:

Mosque Name: Tauste Islamic Graves Country: Spain City: Tauste Year of construction (AH): 155 AH Year of construction (AD): 772 AD GPS: 41°55’0.80"N 1°15’17.34"W ArchNet: Gibson …

Yogharta Mosque:

Mosque Name: Yogharta Mosque Country: Morocco City: Beni Bouabdellah Year of construction (AD): 8th century GPS: 34°49’16.54"N 2°30’11.43"W Gibson Classification: Parallel …

Cordoba Mosque:

Mosque Name: Cordoba Mosque Country: Spain City: Cordoba Year of construction (AH): 168 AH Year of construction (AD): 784 AD GPS: 37°52’45.23"N 4°46’46.46"W ArchNet: …

Uqba Ibn Nafi' Mosque (Kairouan):

Mosque Name: Jami’ Uqba Ibn Nafi & the Great Mosque of Kairouan Country: Tunisia City: Kairouan Year of construction (AH): 221 AH Year of construction (AD): 836 AD GPS: …

Susa Mosque:

Mosque Name: Great Mosque of Susa Country: Tunisia City: Susa Year of construction (AH): 236 H Year of construction (AD): 850 AD GPS: 35°49’36.76"N 10°38’23.07"E ArchNet: …

Zawilah Mosque:

Mosque Name: Zawilah Mosque Country: Lybia City: Zawilah Year of construction (AH): 69 Year of construction (CE): 688 GPS: 26.165547 15.125548 Gibson Classification: Parallel Rebuilt facing Mecca: …

Sidi Ghanem Mosque:

Mosque Name: Sidi Ghanem Mosque Country: Algeria City: Mila Year of construction (AH): 58 Year of construction (AD): 678 GPS: 36.450383° 6.271528° Original Qibla: Parallel For a Link to the Qibla Tool …

Sfax Great Mosque:

City: Tunisia Year of construction (AH): 850 Year of construction (AD): 236 GPS: 34.735887° 10.760843° ArchNet: https://archnet.org/sites/5373/media_contents/61886 Gibson Classification: Parallel For …

University of al-Qarawiyyin Mosque:

Country: Morocco City: Fez Year of construction (AH): 857 Year of construction (AD): 242 GPS: 34.064910° -4.973497° ArchNet: https://archnet.org/sites/1730in Gibson Classification: Parallel For a Link …

Mosque Sidi-Ghomrassen Graveyard:

Mosque Name: Sidi-Ghomrassen Country: Tunisia City: Djerba Year of construction (AH): 800-899 GPS: 33.874462° 10.866349° Gibson Classification: Parallel For a Link to the Qibla Tool Click Here …

Great Mosque of Mahdia:

Country: Tunisia City: Mahidia Year of construction (AH): 916 Year of construction (AD): 304 GPS: 35.503972° 11.071964° ArchNet: https://archnet.org/sites/3767/media_contents/155 Gibson …

Great Mosque of Beja:

Mosque Name: Medjez el Bab Country: Tunisia City: Beja Year of construction (AH): 333 Year of construction (AD): 944 GPS: 36.725183° 9.182850° Gibson Classification: Parallel For a Link to the Qibla …

Great Mosque of Sale:

Mosque Name: Great Mosque of Sale Country: Morocco City: Sale Year of construction (AH): Year of construction (AD): GPS: 36.725183° 9.182850° Gibson Classification: Parallel For a Link to the Qibla …

Grand Mosque of Tangier:

Country: Morocco City: Tangier Year of construction (AH): 592 Year of construction (AD): 1196 GPS: 35.785840° -5.809504° ArchNet: http://archnet.org/sites/6353 Gibson Classification: Parallel For a …

Kasbah Mosque:

Mosque Name: Kasbah Mosque Country: Morocco City: Marrakech Year of construction (AH): 586 Year of construction (AD): 1190 GPS: 31.617706 -7.988705 Gibson Classification: Parallel Rebuilt facing …

Koutoubia Mosque:

Mosque Name: Koutoubia Mosque Country: Morocco City: Marrakech Year of construction (AH): 548 Year of construction (AD): 1154 GPS: 31.623757 -7.993366 ArchNet: http://archnet.org/sites/1741 Gibson …

Kasbah Citadel Mosque:

Mosque Name: Kasbah Citadel Mosque, also known as The Mosque of the Kasbah, and also The Old Mosque. Country: Morocco City: Rabat Year of construction (AH): 544 Year of construction (AD): 1150 GPS: …

Udayas Graveyard:

Name: Udayas Graveyard Country: Morocco City: Udayas GPS: 34.02987 -6.841498 Gibson Classification: Parallel Rebuilt facing Mecca: never For a Link to the Qibla Tool Click Here Description: It is …

Zaragoza:

Mosque Name: Zarazoga Mosque Country: Spain City: Zarazoga Year of construction (AH): Year of construction (AD): GPS: 41.654499 -0.875786 Gibson Classification: Parallel Rebuilt facing Mecca: never …

Haidra Mosque:

Mosque Name: Haidra Umayyad Mosque Country: Tunisia City: Haydra Year of construction (AD): 700-800 CE GPS: 35.565529° 8.453322° Approx Gibson Classification: Unknown Description: Haïdra (Arabic: …