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Phrases for Muslim Travellers – Spanish

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Source: http://muslimspeak.wordpress.com/

Spanish Pronunciation Guide
Most letters are similar or same as they are in English, the main exceptions are explained below.

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Muslim Spain: a look at the history

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Source: aquila-style.com

By: Arwa Aburawa

The story goes that when the ruler of Granada, Muhammad XII of Granada, was forced out of the city in January 1492, he took one last look at the Alhambra and wept. Though nobody will ever know for sure what thoughts were running through his mind as he fled into exile, I’d like to think that he shed tears not only because of his bitter defeat, but also because he couldn’t bear to leave the beauty and charm of Muslim Spain – Al Andalus. After almost 800 years, Muslim rule had left an undeniable mark on the rugged, mountainous and fertile lands of southern Spain, but that was now all over.

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The first Masjid built in Spain from the ground up in 500 years

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By: Abdullah Hakim Quick

” A reflective Jumu’ah prayer in the first Masjid built in Spain from the ground up in 500 years! This is clear proof that ethnic cleansing cannot work against Muslims!!! We only pray that our leaders and so-called rulers can wake up, unite and establish justice! Surely Almighty Allah is Witness to all affairs!!!”
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