The Dome of the Rock (Arabic: قبة الصخرة , translit.: Qubbat As-Sakhrah,
Hebrew: כיפת הסלע , tr...
The Dome of the Rock is a 7th-century edifice located in Jerusalem. It enshrines
the rock from which Muḥammad is said to have ascended to heaven.
Jerusalem, sacred to Jews, Christians, Islam, site of Crucifixion and Resurrection
of Jesus, Western Wall, Dome of the Rock, Church of the Holy Sepulchre.
of the Rock
is a Muslim shrine which stands on raised bedrock which is traditionally believed to be the place where the first Jewish temple was built. It was also here that people believe Abraham tried to sacrifice his son to God and where Muhammad is believed... More »
The most famous Islamic site in Jerusalem is the Dome of the Rock (Qubbat as-
Sakhrah). An impressive and beautiful edifice, the Dome of the Rock can be seen
Pictures and text illuminating the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem.
What is the Dome of the Rock? Is the Dome of the Rock covering the spot where
the Jewish temple used to be?
Jan 22, 2015 ... The Dome of the Rock's composition relates it to a class of Byzantine religious
buildings known as martyria—typically circular or polygonal ...
An exploration of how and why places become invested with SACREDNESS and
how the SACRED is embodied or made manifest through ART and ...