Why Makkah’s Marble Flooring Is Cool To Touch


FOR anyone who has performed the Umrah or Haj pilgrimages, they will have probably noticed the coolness under foot when they stepped onto the marble floors of the Grand Mosque and around the Holy Ka'bah in Makkah.

Many have debated the reason behind the cold feeling, given Saudi Arabia’s searing summer temperatures.

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Muslim Clinic In USA Treats Poor For Free


AL-SHIFAFree Health Clinic, located in the outskirts of San Bernardino in the US, serves low-income and uninsured patients and has been in operation for over 16 years now.

The clinic is situated in an area where nearly a third of all residents live below the poverty line and many don’t have access to cars or other transport. This is evident in the fact that while the clinic will be full with patients waiting for treatment, the parking lot will hardly have any cars.

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Jordan Completes Restoration Work At Al-Aqsa

The mosaic walls inside the Dome of the Rock have been restored through a project funded by Jordan. — File photo

AMMAN Jerusalem’s Awqaf Department and Awqaf Council announced in the end of 2016 the completion of “two historic projects” as part of the Hashemite restoration for Al- Aqsa Mosque, the Jordan News Agency reported.

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US Students Form Protective Wall Around Praying Muslim Classmates

US Students Form Protective Wall Around Praying Muslim ClassmatesFarhan Ali (President of the MSA) leading the prayer

HUNDREDS of students at Michigan University formed a circle around their Muslim classmates so they could pray safely after a woman wearing a headscarf was threatened.

According to Ann Arbor police, a man ordered the woman to remove her headscarf and said he would set her on fire with a lighter if she refused.

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