Guestbook opened for now.  We aren't registering members at the moment.  Guests wanting to post brief queries may post in our guestbook.  No lengthy debates please. Kindly note: MV is a place for serious learning through mutual consultation where we have zero tolerance for trouble-makers, narcissists and needless disputants. We simply stand for what is compatible with the Noble Quran regardless of titles such as "traditionalism" or "modernism."
Muslim Villa
December 01, 2021, 06:02:57 am
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
 
  Home Help Search Arcade Gallery Links Staff List Calendar Login Register  

AyaSofya Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey


+-
Shoutbox
July 20, 2021, 11:41:46 am Ruhi_Rose: Wa'Salam and Eid al Adha mubarak dear Sis 🙂
July 20, 2021, 10:50:47 am Zainab_M: As-Salaam Alaikum dear brothers and sisters.  Hajj mubarak and Eid-al-Adha mubarak.
July 15, 2021, 09:46:44 am N. Truth Seeker: What are the months for Hajj, and what does "Ten Nights" in Surah Al-Fajr refer to?  Visit the following link to study this very significant information.
4 months of Hajj, and Surah Al-Fajr.
July 12, 2021, 05:44:36 am Heba E. Husseyn: As we enter the month of Dhul Hijjah 1442, please read what the Great Quran says about Hajj.  Also visit the related links at the end of the same post to learn more.
July 10, 2021, 11:40:41 am Zainab_M: They're folks with zero conscience.
July 10, 2021, 11:39:02 am N. Truth Seeker: I see ....  if they had only given a fraction of the money for rebuilding Gaza ..
July 10, 2021, 11:37:24 am Heba E. Husseyn: I think another slimeball is elon musk ..
July 10, 2021, 11:34:58 am N. Truth Seeker: so true sister.  Btw, are bezos and branson the only ones, anyone else as well trying to please their lowly ego?
View Shout History
Pages: 1 [2]   Go Down
  Send this topic  |  Print  
Author Topic: AyaSofya Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey  (Read 303 times)
N. Truth Seeker
Quiet guy technology nerd | TEAM MUSLIM VILLA
Hero Member
*****
Posts: 2627



WWW
Badges: (View All)
« Reply #15 on: October 24, 2021, 05:06:12 pm »




....They wasted no time turning the Mosque of Cordoba into a cathedral and no one in the Western world batted an eyelid.  But when AyaSofia Mosque was reopened as a Masjid for regular Islamic prayers in 2018 in Istanbul, the noise from the non-Muslim world was deafening.



Very correctly perceived Sister Heba.   And as Sister Zeynab said, it's not only the Cordoba Mosque but many more across the former Al-Andalusia that have been turned into Catholic churches, stolen by Spanish Roman Catholic bishops.   The history of the Cordoba Mosque is stolen secretly.  In the spring of 2015 the term "Cordoba Mosque" suddenly disappeared from the new history books, from the maps and from Google.  Spain has millions of tourists every year namely in summer visiting the history sites of Islamic Spain.  When the prospective tourists failed to find the name "Cordoba Mosque" in search engines including Google, this disappearance of one of the world's most renowned historical attractions raised a hue and cry demanding it be restored with online petitions having thousands of signatures.  Because of this outcry, the thieves got a bit panicky.  The Catholic church of Spain and the Vatican denied any involvements but one can take it for granted that their denial was a LIE, 100% !!    The crafty Google hurriedly restored the search but differently, calling the Cordoba Mosque  “Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba” which the Catholic church of Spain has officially implemented since 1980 or 1981.  What it wanted to do in 2015 was to remove the word "Mosque" and call it "Cathedral of Cordoba."  The attempt failed.  Yet that doesn't resolve the issue.  Officially calling it "Mosque-Cathedral of Cordoba" since the past 40 years is just as false.  The Great Mosque of Cordoba was built purely as a Mosque, NOT a Cathedral.

I will have to be thoroughly honest here.  If churches, cathedrals and synagogues are turned into Mosques, that's an honor for those churches, cathedrals and synagogues.  The reason being, Mosques are Monotheistic places of worship.  Originally churches and synagogues were also intended to be purely Monotheistic but the ideology of Monotheism was corrupted by the deviation of Christians and Jews of later times.  Therefore, while turning a church or synagogue into a Mosque is progressive, turning a Mosque into a church or synagogue is retrogressive.  It's that simple.   Yet, the fact is, while very few churches and synagogues have been turned into Mosques, unfortunately plenty of Mosques in non-Muslim countries have been turned into other places of worship by fanatic non-Muslim governments as the world watches silently.
 
Report Spam   Logged

Zainab_M
TEAM MV Founder
Admin
Hero Member
*
Posts: 4922



WWW
Badges: (View All)
« Reply #16 on: October 24, 2021, 05:27:26 pm »




 ......  The history of the Cordoba Mosque is stolen secretly.  In the spring of 2015 the term "Cordoba Mosque" suddenly disappeared from the new history books, from the maps and from Google.  Spain has millions of tourists every year namely in summer visiting the history sites of Islamic Spain.  When the prospective tourists failed to find the name "Cordoba Mosque" in search engines including Google, this disappearance of one of the world's most renowned historical attractions raised a hue and cry demanding it be restored with online petitions having thousands of signatures.  Because of this outcry, the thieves got a bit panicky.  The Catholic church of Spain and the Vatican denied any involvements but one can take it for granted that their denial was a LIE, 100% !!    The crafty Google hurriedly restored the search but differently, calling the Cordoba Mosque  “Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba” which the Catholic church of Spain has officially implemented since 1980 or 1981.  What it wanted to do in 2015 was to remove the word "Mosque" and call it "Cathedral of Cordoba."  The attempt failed.  Yet that doesn't resolve the issue.  Officially calling it "Mosque-Cathedral of Cordoba" since the past 40 years is just as false.  The Great Mosque of Cordoba was built purely as a Mosque, NOT a Cathedral.


Big thanks for this input brother.  I was not aware of some of this information.





I will have to be thoroughly honest here.  If churches, cathedrals and synagogues are turned into Mosques, that's an honor for those churches, cathedrals and synagogues.  The reason being, Mosques are Monotheistic places of worship.  Originally churches and synagogues were also intended to be purely Monotheistic but the ideology of Monotheism was corrupted by the deviation of Christians and Jews of later times.  Therefore, while turning a church or synagogue into a Mosque is progressive, turning a Mosque into a church or synagogue is retrogressive.  It's that simple.   Yet, the fact is, while very few churches and synagogues have been turned into Mosques, unfortunately plenty of Mosques in non-Muslim countries have been turned into other places of worship by fanatic non-Muslim governments as the world watches silently.

Very truthfully stated.
 
Report Spam   Logged

Heba E. Husseyn
TEAM MUSLIM VILLA Villa Artisan
Hero Member
*****
Posts: 3957



WWW
Badges: (View All)
« Reply #17 on: October 24, 2021, 05:29:05 pm »



Plenty of thanks from me as well brother TS.
Report Spam   Logged

N. Truth Seeker
Quiet guy technology nerd | TEAM MUSLIM VILLA
Hero Member
*****
Posts: 2627



WWW
Badges: (View All)
« Reply #18 on: October 24, 2021, 05:29:53 pm »



Welcome sisters.
Report Spam   Logged


Pages: 1 [2]   Go Up
  Send this topic  |  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by EzPortal
Scammers & spammers will be reported | © If you borrow MV contents you must mention our link with hypertext | MV Team is not responsible for comments by members or guests.
Bookmark this site! | Upgrade This Forum
SMF For Free - Create your own Forum


Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy