Ask us about Al-Aqsa
juristic rulings are associated with al-Masjid al-Aqṣā that are unique to it.
This is because it was the first qiblah (direction of prayer) for the
Muslims, the second house of Allah that was built for people on the earth, and the
third mosque that Muslims can undertake a journey to visit.
can never talk about al-Aqsa Mosque without first pointing to, and stopping at
the concept “blessed” that Allah always describes the mosque with.
Al-Isra wa Al-Mi’raj was a
milestone in the Prophetic biography and the history of Islam. The journey has
taken place on the twenty-seventh of Rajab in the year before the Hijrah
appreciate the importance of Masjid al-Aqsa in Islam, we need to discuss its
significance and position in the eyes and hearts of the Prophet’s companions.
Sunnah has an abundance of hadiths and events that indicate the great sanctity
of Masjid Al-Aqsa and its significance and holiness, as well as the Prophet’s
Mosque holds a unique level of sanctity in Islam after the Two Holy Mosques;
the Masjid al-Haram in Mecca and the Prophet Mosque [Masjid an-Nabawi] in
Medina; it is the third holiest site and the first qibla