مِّنَ الْمَسْجِدِ الْحَرَامِ إِلَى الْمَسْجِدِ الْأَقْصَى

From Masjidil Haram to Masjidil Aqsa.

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According to Tafsir Al-Wasit, a journey from Makkah to Palestine took about 40 days by camel.

In soorah Al-Israa’ verse 1. Allah tells us about an amazing story that happened to our beloved prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him.

Allah ‘Azza wa Jalla says:

سُبْحَانَ الَّذِي أَسْرَىٰ بِعَبْدِهِ لَيْلًا مِّنَ الْمَسْجِدِ الْحَرَامِ إِلَى الْمَسْجِدِ الْأَقْصَى الَّذِي بَارَكْنَا حَوْلَهُ لِنُرِيَهُ مِنْ آيَاتِنَا ۚ إِنَّهُ هُوَ السَّمِيعُ الْبَصِيرُ

Glory be to Him Who made His servant to go on a night from the Sacred Mosque to the remote mosque of which We have blessed the precincts, so that We may show to him some of Our signs; surely He is the Hearing, the Seeing. (Shakir’s translation)

More detail story is mentioned in the hadeeth that we shared in this blog last week.

Note:

Too bad, Palestine has been changed to Israel.

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