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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Depictions_of_Muhammad

The permissibility of depictions of Muhammad in Islam has been a contentious issue. Oral and written descriptions of Muhammad are readily accepted by all traditions of Islam, but there is disagreement about visual depictions. The Quran does not explicitly forbid images of Muhammad, but there are a ..... Mosques have never been decorated with religious pictures, nor has a ...

www.cnn.com/2015/05/04/living/islam-prophet-images/index.html

May 4, 2015 ... Prohibitions against depicting the Prophet Mohammed may mystify many ... In Sunni mosques, the largest branch of the faith, there are no ...

www.cnn.com/2015/01/07/living/islam-prophet-images/index.html

Jan 8, 2015 ... In Sunni mosques, the largest branch of the faith, there are no human images of any kind. The spaces are instead decorated with verses from ...

www.religionfacts.com/islam/art

Feb 3, 2007 ... Instead of portraits or stories from the Qur'an, mosques and manuscripts are ... The main reason given for not depicting Muhammad is to avoid the ... there is no commandment against making images of living beings in the Qur'an. .... since Muhammad is as human as anyone else, Islamic sources do not ...

www.livescience.com/11144-mosque.html

Aug 24, 2010 ... Mosques in the United States have been prominent in the news, yet many of ... from the ones that are allowing their sermons to be streamed online during ... avoid dirtying the interior prayer hall floor — prayer halls have no chairs or ... prophet Muhammad in the 7th century, are everywhere in the prayer hall, ...

en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Muhammad

Riyadh-as-Saliheen by Imam Al-Nawawi, volume 1, hadith number 1 .... our mosques or markets carrying arrows should hold or grasp them by their ...... If you ever take an oath to do something and later on you find that something else is better, ...

www.allaboutturkey.com/mosque.htm

... Culture · Islam · Tourism Info · My Tours · Photos · About · Search this Site ... But mosques are not built according to what is believed to be divine patterns, even if they ... few indications that there were other mosques in the time of Muhammad. .... anywhere, it is considered more meritorious when performed in the mosque, ...

muslimmatters.org/2013/05/24/9-things-you-didnt-know-about-the-prophets-mosque

May 24, 2013 ... passed away, there was no dome over his ṣallallāhu 'alayhi wa sallam ... everywhere as it would distract from the main purpose of prayers. ... The Prophet Muhammad (SAW) and the urbanization of Madinah. ..... to the right of the image – indicates the height of the original masjid in the time of the prophet.

islamqa.info/en/36863

Feb 14, 2003 ... There follow a few words of advice to those who want to visit the Mosque of ... 2 – Visiting the Prophet's Mosque is an act that is Sunnah; it is not an ... than one thousand prayers offered anywhere else, except al-Masjid al-Haraam. .... part of their hair or body or handkerchiefs in them, or to put their pictures ...