Maqam Mahmud

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MAQAM MAHMUD مقام محمود
“A glorious station,” or place in heaven, and to he reserved for Muhammad. Is is mentioned in the xviith chapter of the Qur’an, verse 81: “It may be that thy Lord will raise thee to a glorious station.
Religious Muslims always pray that God will grant the Maqam Mahmud to their Prophet, when they hear the Azan recited. [AZAN.]

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam