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{September 29, 2007}   Happy Smiling Muslims – Day 5

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A Syrian girl prays in the historic Umayyad Mosque in Old Damascus September 21, 2007, at Friday prayers during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri (SYRIA)



leila says:

great job you’ve done here!



Shahrzad says:

Awwwww, i saw this mosque in Damascus.. That’s really amazing mosque.. It was a church, then muslims made a mosque next to that church. Yet when it was time of Azan, christians used to ring their bell intended. So muslims bought the church part too and made a complete mosque..Interesting that still the little pool for baptism is right in the middle of mosque.. lol
Tomb of Yahya prophet is in mosque too.. Beautiful.. I liked..



Aliana says:

Thanks leila and welcome to the blog.

Shahrzad, o wow, so you have been there. I did not know about the history of the mosque so thanks for the info.



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