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FISHING HUT, GERMANY (IMAGE)

Fishing hut, Germany - 30 Abandoned Places that Look Truly Beautiful

info-pictogram1 It is located in The Berchtesgaden National Park and it is located in the southeast of Germany, in the Free State of Bavaria, adjoining the state of Salzburg in Austria. Founded in 1978, the park includes an area of 210 square kilometers and is owned by the state. Its high mountain landscapes are characterized by extensive forests and steep rock faces.

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Inside Masjid al-Haram of Makkah in 1947 (IMAGE)

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info-pictogram1 Masjid al-Haram came under the remit of the Prophet Muhammad and his tribe, at which time it was already attracting pilgrims from surrounding areas. Located in the sacred city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia.

CHINA: The Great Mosque of Xi’an

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Previous Post: “CHINA”: The Great Mosque of Xi’an (simplified Chinese: 西安大清真寺, located near the Drum Tower on 30 Huajue Lane of Xi’an, Shaanxi province, China. It is the oldest and one of the most renowned mosques in the country, founded in 742.

“Today more than ever, Muslims need to start identifying with each other and finding that which is common, not focusing on the differences!!!” I love to discover the beauty of Muslims who lived far away from the heartlands of Islam, yet had Islam in their hearts!

By: Shaykh Abdullah Hakim Quick

This is the Study Hall at the National Library of China.

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info-pictogram1 Established in 1909, located in Bejing.

Resort in Japan located where you can see a sea of clouds floating below you (IMAGE)

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info-pictogram1 Located in Japan’s Tomamu Resort,  on the island of Hokkaido, the Unkai Terrace is a unique scenic spot perched high atop a mountain peak that is often above the clouds, offering tourists breathtaking views of the white, fluffy sea beneath them.

MOUNT FUJI, TOKYO (IMAGE)

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Mount Fuji is a distinctive feature of the geography of Japan. It stands 3,776.24 m (12,389 ft) high and is located near the Pacific coast of central Honshu, just west of Tokyo. It straddles the boundary of Shizuoka and Yamanashi prefectures. Three small cities surround it: Gotemba to the east, Fujiyoshida to the north, and Fujinomiya to the southwest. It is also surrounded by five lakes: Lake Kawaguchi, Lake Yamanaka, Lake Sai, Lake Motosu and Lake Shoji.

1400 YEAR OLD ANGEL OAK TREE (IMAGE)

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Angel Oak is a live oak tree that is located in Angel Oak Road in Johns Island, South Carolina. Angel Oak is significant because it is believed to be close to 1,400 years old, the tree is categorized as one of the oldest living tree in the world. Angel Oak is 65 feet tall and has a circumference of 25.5 feet. Angel Oak covers roughly 17,100 square feet. The largest limb of the tree is 89 feet long and has a circumference of 11.25 feet.