The photo contest will also focus on the architectural beauty of the mosques' interior parts including columns, ventilation, flooring, ceilings, minbar
(platform), mihrab, (prayer niche), Qur'an stands, Zamzam water distribution areas, and scenes of pilgrims and worshippers inside the mosques.
"Bahrain's security, stability and Arabism is a red line that must not be crossed and Gulf States' security is an integral part of Egypt's security," he said as he met an Al Minbar
National Islamic Society delegation.
parliament, Asala and Minbar
members held a combined 15 seats.
In December, the Minbar
al-Tawhid Wa al-Jihad, another jihadist website, posted a fatwa by Sheikh Abu Mundhir al-Shinqiti, an influential Salafist cleric, in which he sanctioned the use of violence against the Assad regime.
See, for example, Ayman al-Zawahiri, "Haqa'iq al-Sira' bayna al-Islam wa-al-Kufr," Minbar
al-Tawhid wa-al-Jihad, accessed January 27, 2012; "Hiwar ma' al-Sheikh Ayman al-Zawahiri bi-Munasabat Murur Arba' Sanawat 'ala Ghazawat New York wa-Washington," Minbar
al-Tawhid wa-al-Jihad, accessed January 27, 2012.
His Highness toured the various workshops at the college and viewed progress on the Institute's most exciting project--the reconstruction of the Minbar
, pulpit, of Salah al Din Ayyubi for Al Aqsa Mosque in Occupied Jerusalem.The founding of the College of Traditional Islamic Arts in 1998 was initiated by Prince Ghazi, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Al Balqa University in Salt.
It is a structure of great power and apparent simplicity, enlivened by a minutiae of intricate and exquisite detail, such as the 11th century wooden panels of the Minbar
or pulpit, delicately carved in relief; or the 30 plaques of iridescent faience tiles -- brought from Baghdad in the Ninth Century -- surrounding the Mihrab or niche facing towards Makkah, which is sculpted from marble.
HEBRON, November 3, 2015 (WAFA) Israeli army forces early Tuesday shut down the headquarters of local radio station Minbar
al-Hurriya in Hebron for a period of six months, threatening to demolish the building in case any of the radios staff attempt to enter it, according to local sources.
Ten of them were accused of stepping on the Minbar
without permission, while another was accused of blocking the mosque's Imam from preaching in Al-Montaza district.
The library and the minbar
(pulpit) of the mosque were seriously damaged in the fire, which started in the Muhammedi Mosque in Esenyurt's Yenikent neighborhood at around 2 a.m.
In a related context, the National Islamic Minbar
parliamentary bloc issued a statement in which it condemned the terror blast near a park in Budaiya, calling upon the government, represented by the Interior Ministry, to implement the recommendations of National Assembly and bring the perpetrators to justice as soon as possible.
The Ar-Rawdah, Al-Riyad Al-Jannah, Prophet's Minbar
and Ashab Al-Sufa parts of the Prophet's Mosque were constructed during the Turkish era.