Holy city is a term applied to many cities, all of them central to the history or faith
of specific ... West Asia. The Temple Mount in Jerusalem, a holy city in
Judaism, Christianity and Islam...
Mar 17, 2015 ... The Ka'ba is a mosque (built by Abraham according to Muslim tradition) ... The
prophet Muhammad designated Mecca as the holy city of Islam and the ... They
then proceed to the hill Arafat (sometimes called a mountain, but ...
Jerusalem is the capital city of Israel. Jerusalem is considered a holy city to Jews,
Muslims, and Christians alike. The city is important to Christians and Jews ...
Jerusalem: A Holy City. Jerusalem, the capital city of Israel, is considered a holy
city by three major religions: Judaism, Islam, and Christianity. For centuries ...
Nov 11, 2000 ... Jerusalem: Jewish and Muslim Claims to the Holy City ..... anywhere in the world
and will be considered a Canadian no matter where I go, and ...
The pilgrimage (hajj) to the sacred city of Mecca and experience of worshipping
at ... as it is called by the government of Saudi Arabia, is the holiest city in Islam.
... in Jerusalem, the BBC's Erica Chernofsky explores what makes the city so holy
. ... a closer look at why this city is so important to Christianity, Islam and Judaism,
... in Islam and is under the administration of an Islamic trust called the Waqf.
This prayer book contains two miniature paintings of the holy cities of Mecca (
where ... The city holds the holiest site in all Islam, the Masjid al-Haram ('Sacred ...
Jan 24, 2009 ... Isn't Mecca their holy city? ... In Islamic faith, this is the rock that Muslims believed
Muhammad ascended into heaven.It is one of the holiest sites ...
You don't have to be religious to appreciate the city's tumultuous past ... Arguably
the most holy place in the city, it has major significance to all 3 religions (Islam, ...
held the Ten Commandments) in a special room called “The Holy of Holies”.