Is Islam against History and Ancient Historical Sites?


Islam vs. History :: Daniel Pipes

Destruction of early Islamic heritage sites in Saudi Arabia …

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Wikipedia

The destruction of sites associated with early Islam is an ongoing phenomenon that has occurred mainly in the Hejaz region of western Saudi Arabia, particularly …

Missing: surah

Islam’s Response to the Destruction of Cultural Heritage …

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Islam’s Response to the Destruction of Cultural HeritageHence, it becomes necessary to assess what Islam’s attitude towards ancient monuments andof the Holy Prophet Muhammadsa and his collection of sayings referred to as Hadith.

ISIS Destroys Historic Sites in Iraq and Syria – Hyperallergic

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Jul 9, 2014 – A Shiite Islamic site being destroyed by explosives (via Al Arabiya)what appears to be ISIS militants destroying ancient Assyrian statues.

The Islamic State group are destroying the site of an ancient …

http://www.thejournal.ie/islamic-state-world-oldest-city-destroy-1…

TheJournal.ie

Mar 6, 2015 – The destruction of the site of one of ancient Mesopotamia’s greatestSuzanne Bott, the heritage conservation project director for Iraq and …. on Islameducate yourselves rather than assume that Quran allows this behaviour!

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Allah in the Qur’an tells us that these cases of destruction should be a warning for succeeding generations. Nearly all the destructions of ancient peoples related in the Qur’an are …. cities built by the Sumerians are part of the cultural heritage of our own time. …. Qur’an-translations. www.quran-translations.com/. Go to site  …

Broken Ruins, Ruined Societies: It’s Not Just ISIS Destroying …

Mar 16, 2015 – Widespread apathy in the Muslim world about the destruction of antiquities,Sufi saints’ tombs and torched priceless ancient manuscripts in Timbuktu in 2012.effort to rebuild some of the heritage sites in Timbuktu wantonly destroyed(This includes religious dicta: if some fanatic says the Quran allows  …

Saudi ‘cultural vandalism’ of Muslim heritage continues …

Feb 12, 2015 – (Islamic Heritage Research Foundation) … State and Nation, after suchdestruction, it seems difficult to consider Saudi Arabia in a friendly light.easily be done in a way that also accommodates the preservation of ancient sites.potentially attribute holy status to beyond those clearly set out in the Quran.

Calls to Destroy Egypt’s Great Pyramids Begin | Frontpage …

Jul 10, 2012 – Under al-As and subsequent Muslim rule, many Egyptian antiquities weredestroyed asDaniel Pipes provides several examples, from Medieval Muslims in IndiaMuch of this hate for their own pre-Islamic heritage is tied to the fact …. time to study a way to destroy their grandfather´s genious buildings.

Photos Puport to Show Islamic State Destroying Ancient …

Jun 24, 2015 – Islamic State (IS) militants have reportedly destroyed two shrines in theancient Syrian city of Palmyra, a UNESCO World Heritage site, which  …

Isis – Destruction of world heritage and Shrines – Jihad

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Isis destroys historic Christian and Muslim shrines in northern Iraq Isis destroysand killing guns destroyed ancient artefacts at a Unesco world heritage site in  …

UNESCO condemns ‘barbaric’ Islamic State attacks on …

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Daily News and Analysis

Jun 29, 2015 – UNESCO said that World Heritage sites in conflict-torn Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, … UNESCO stressed it denounces the destruction and looting of culturalAlso Read: Islamic State seizes ancient Palmyra city from Syrian forcesBangladeshi Quran teacher jailed for raping pupil in UK · Americans begin  …

Mecca – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The ancient or early name for the site of Mecca is Bakkah (also transliterated Baca,The form Bakkah is used for the name Mecca in the Quran in 3:96, while the form …..See also: Destruction of early Islamic heritage sites in Saudi Arabia.

Even More Islamic Heritage Destruction in Iraq | Gates of …

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Jul 29, 2014 – Several more sites sacred to Sunni Islam have been destroyed in the Mosul area.Response Action Plan in hopes of safeguarding Iraq’s cultural heritage.[2] Mahmoud Ayoub, The Quran and its Interpreters, Vol. …. Ancient World Online By Charles Jones – Your one-stop destination for all open access  …

Saudi Arabia Bulldozes Over Its Heritage | TIME

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Time

Nov 14, 2014 – Over 98% of the Kingdom’s historical and religious sites have beendestroyed since 1985, according to the U.K.-based Islamic Heritage Research Foundationdestroyed, as have Ottoman-era mansions, ancient wells and stone bridges. …. Ink: A Journey to the Heart of the Quran (Henry Holt: April, 2015).

Isis attacks on ancient sites erasing history of humanity, says …

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The Guardian

Mar 9, 2015 – Outcry over Isis destruction of ancient Assyrian site of Nimrud … insists upon erasing the history of humanity by erasing the heritage of the land of the two riversFootage shows Islamic State militants in Iraq smashing statues with …… Toquote: [A]nother kind of Western bias: that if religious ideology doesn’t  …

As the Hajj begins, the destruction of Mecca’s heritage …

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The Guardian

Oct 14, 2013 – The library built to mark the site of the prophet’s birthplace. ….. One can read the Quran and find a clear verse endorsing “shora” (elections) and …. a culturedestroyed and this is particularly sad, given the very ancient historical  …

Islam vs. History :: Daniel Pipes

http://www.danielpipes.org/blog/2012/07/islam-vs-history

Daniel Pipes

Jul 2, 2012 – The destruction of Hindu temples in medieval India.A key Islamic heritage site in Saudi Arabia, which includes the Prophet Mohammed’s  …

Benefits apparent in many areas | New Straits Times …

May 21, 2015 – However, when a few sites of early Islam in the holy city of Mecca comes under threat of destruction, it seems that even Muslim heritage sites haveof the royal ancient Egyptian mummies verified what was told in the Quran;.

A roundup of ancient sites ISIS has destroyed – CNN.com

Mar 9, 2015 – (CNN) ISIS continues to bulldoze its way through the cultural heritage of Iraq and Syria, releasing a new propaganda video showing its fighters …

Missing: surah

When Isis destroy ancient monuments, it’s not always true that

Mar 14, 2015 – The Isis vandals now destroying the greatest sites in ancientMesopotamiaLike the smashed statues in Mosul museum, their destruction tears at theWe saw eliminating an enemy’s heritage and culture as justifiable revengeUnesco declaring it ‘a direct attack against the history of Islamic Arab cities’.

Yemen heritage destroyed – Al-Ahram Weekly

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Jun 16, 2015 – The destruction of part of the Old City of Sanaa in airstrikes last week has … heritage sites in the Arabian Peninsula and mentioned in the Quran, wasThe pre-Islamic remains of the ancient walled city of Baraqish have been  …

Saudi destruction of holy and historical sites

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Jul 24, 2013 – Hadith Of The Day; Listen to Quran; Islam Q&A; Qibla.com · Advertise…. We have just published Destruction of Islamic Architectural Heritage in  …

UN peacekeepers to guard heritage sites from Islamic State …

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The Times of Israel

Oct 18, 2015 – UN peacekeepers to guard heritage sites from Islamic State …Destroyed ruins at the ancient archaeological site in Palmyra, Syria, on Sunday,  …

Why extreme Islamists are intent on destroying cultural …

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NBC News

Feb 2, 2013 – You lose all that cultural heritage, music, history, art, ancient books. ….In contrast, he said that there were “teachings in the Quran that are actually veryMuslims recently destroyed ancient Iraqi artifacts in a museum with a  …

Islamic State destruction of history spreads to ancient city of …

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Channel 4

Apr 4, 2015 – Islamic State destruction of history spreads to ancient city of Hatra … In 1985 UNESCO named it the first World Heritage site in Iraq. The finalof statues and places of worship of other faiths are commandment in the Quran.



Why Is ISIS Destroying Iraq’s Historical Heritage? – Opinion …

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Haaretz

Mar 12, 2015 – UN: Destruction of ancient Iraq site an ISIS ‘war crime’In the Quran, Abraham is known for destroying the idols worshiped by his tribe, being  …

Islamic State used sledgehammers & rifles to destroy …

http://www.jihadwatch.org/…/islamic-state-used-sledgehammers-rif…

Jihad Watch

Apr 5, 2015 – Militants attacked Hatra, a UNESCO World Heritage site, last month, …..Islamic State extremists at Iraq’s ancient city of Hatra destroyed the  …

Islam Has a History of Protecting Civilisation, Not Destroying It

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According to Muslim belief, the Ka’aba was considered a monotheistic … Speaking about desecration and destruction of ancient heritage sites, the Caliph and  …

ISIS: The Religious Fallacy Against History

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Nov 5, 2015 – The destruction of Palmyra and elsewhere by ISIS can be stoppedDa’ish or ISIS, is in the news again, only this time for destroying heritage sites.Recently in Syria’s ancient city of Palmyra ISIS tied three captives toThe videos released by ISIS have verses of the Quran being recited in the background  …

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