Masjidu’l-Khaif

Posted on 06/02/2012 by marina

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MASJIDU ‘L-KHAIF مسجد الخيف
A mosque at Mina, three miles from Makkah. Here, according to the Arabs, Adam is buried, “his head being at one end of a long wall, and his feet at another, whilst the dome covers his emphalic region.” (Burton’s Pigrimage, vol. ii, p. 203.)

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam

 
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