Buruj

Posted on 03/19/2012 by marina

BURUJ بروج
Lit. “Towers” which some interpret as real towers wherein the angels keep watch. A term used for the twelve signs of the zodiac. [SIGNS OF THE ZODIAC.] Al-Buruj is the title of the LXXXVth Surah of the Qur’an.

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam