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2016 Lecture: Khalid Yasin – Unity (Video)

New Khalid Yasin lecture, topic ‘Unity’. #ummah

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Bilal Philips – Extremism is not the way (Video)

Documentary: And Sanctify My House – The Department of Cleaning and Furnishing (Video)

The History of Makkah – 3D Cinematic Version (Video)

info-pictogram1 Makkah is considered once of the most Sacred Places on earth for Muslims. Yet sadly many people, both Muslim and Non-Muslim, don’t know the History of this Important City. Therefore, Simply Seerah Studios has presented a short clip which covers the History of Makkah in 3D format. Insha Allah with your help and support our Studio will continue to cover important topics in Islam.

AMAZING DRONE FOOTAGE OF THE PROPHET’S MOSQUE (VIDEO)

info-pictogram1 Check out this amazing footage of the Prophet’s Mosque (peace and blessings be upon him) captured by a drone.

25 AMAZING PHOTOS FROM HAJJ 1953

Catch a glimpse of how it was like to perform Hajj in 1953. Though this was only just over 60 years ago, a lot has changed mainly due to the increase in the number of pilgrims going to perform Hajj.

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Many pilgrims would travel to Makkah via a ferry or a ship, in those days commercial air travel was still in its early stages and it was not as widely available as it is today.

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For those who could afford it, they would embark on their journey on board small planes from nearby countries.

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Like today, coaches and buses would be used to transport pilgrims from place to place.

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Man Carries His Mother on His Back During Hajj (Video)

info-pictogram1A Hajj pilgrim has filmed a man carrying his elderly mother during one of the rituals of Hajj. Though visibly old himself, he is seen carrying his mother on his back who may have got tired due to the strenuous nature of performing the Hajj.

The world’s tallest buildings (Sign of the hour)

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By: Omar Suleiman

Forget about the poverty, corruption, and institutional racism in the Middle East, they’re clearly making progress. I mean check out these buildings and the price tags on them:

Mile High Tower, Jeddah: 13.6 billion USD
Burj khalifa, Dubai: 1.5 billion USD
Burj al Arab, Dubai: 2 billion USD
Abraj al bayt, Makkah: 2 billion USD
Rose Tower, Dubai: 180 million USD
Aspire Tower: 173 million USD
Kingdom Center, Riyadh: 453 million USD

“Of the signs of the hour is that you will see barefoot bedouins competing with the construction of tall buildings.” – Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him)

Mecca: outrage at plan to replace the Prophet’s (pbuh) brithplace with mall

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Sourceindependent.co.uk

By: Andrew Johnson

The site in Mecca where the Prophet Mohamed is said to have been born is about to be “buried under marble” and replaced by a huge royal palace. The work is part of a multibillion-pound construction project in the holy city which has already resulted in the destruction of hundreds of historic monuments.

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