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Elected committee of Muslims should protect Islam’s holy sites

SHAFAQNA - Mecca and Medina, situated in west of Saudi Arabia, are Islam’s two holiest sites. The region is the birthplace of Islam and of the Prophet Mohammad. Every Muslim is required to make a pilgrimage (during Hajj) to Mecca at least…

Jerusalem Holy Site Declared Muslim, Not Jewish, In United Nations Resolution

SHAFAQNA - One of the world's most important religious sites and Judaism’s holiest site, Jerusalem’s Temple Mount and Western Wall, were reclassified as an exclusively Muslim shrine Thursday after a United Nations organization adopted…

Islamic Heritage Month welcoming to Muslims and non-Muslims alike

SHAFAQNA - Philadelphia-area Muslims feel that it is important that they and non-Muslims understand Islam. This was the message of those who attended the 2016 Islamic Heritage Month Grand Opening for the Islamic New Year 1338 AH recently. This…