The Dome of the Rock is a shrine located on the Temple Mount in the Old City of
Jerusalem. .... Adjacent to the Dome of the Rock, the Ottomans built the free-
standing Dome of the Prophet in 1620. La...
Nov 29, 2015 ... Shrine in Jerusalem built by the Umayyad caliph ʿAbd al-Malik ibn Marwān in
the late 7th century ce. It is the oldest extant Islamic monument.
Sometimes erroneously called the Mosque of Umar, from a tradition that it was
built by Caliph Umar I, the Dome of the Rock was actually built by Caliph Abd ...
Built atop the earlier location of the Temple, the Dome of the Rock was erected by
the Muslim ruler Abd el-Malik in 688-691. Because of its situation on bedrock, ...
The First Temple of the Jews was built during the reign of David's son, Solomon.
.... Caliph, Abd al-Malik, built the great Dome of the Rock between 687 and 691.
The inscriptions on the Dome of the Rock can be rightly called as the "big-daddy"
of all the first century Islamic inscriptions. Built by Umayyad Caliph `Abd ...
Thus, the Dome of the Rock was one of the first Islamic buildings ever
constructed. It was built between 685 and 691/2 by Abd al-Malik, probably the
Nov 19, 2014 ... In final installment of 3-part series on the Temple Mount, we take a look at a
lesser-known aspect of the history of the Dome of the Rock.
Oct 1, 1999 ... This new information will also aid Christians to know that the Dome of the Rock
was actually built by Abd al-Malik in 692 A.D. as a rebuilt ...
Nov 18, 2011 ... The dome of the Rock shrine, with a large golden dome and an octagon structure
, was built in 691AD, and named after Khalif Omar. The rock is ...