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Masjid al-Aqṣá (Jerusalem)

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Works: 295 works in 451 publications in 4 languages and 3,432 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Manuscripts  Archives  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Illustrated works  Bibliography 
Roles: Instrumentalist, Other
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A catalogue of the Islamic documents from al-Ḥaram aš-Šarīf in Jerusalem by Donald P Little( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
The Qurʼān manuscripts in the Al-Haram Al-Sharif Islamic Museum, Jerusalem by Khiḍr Ibrāhīm Salāmah( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
"Of the many ways in which Muslims through the ages have sought to express their faith, none is more impressive than that of Qu'ran-ic calligraphy and illumination. The legacy of this elaborate art forms a comprehensive yet cohesive whole which has both assimilated and adapted to the cultural differences that exist over the vast distances separating the regions of the Islamic world. In this beautifully illustrated book Khader Salameh shows how the art has developed over time as he studies a selection of Qu'ran manuscripts held in the al-Haram al-Sharif Islamic Museum in the al-Aqsa Mosque, Jerusalem. These preserved copies of the Qu'ran have been donated to the Mosque during various successive Islamic periods by individual Muslims, rulers, sultans, princes, ulama and others. They differ in size, calligraphy and ornamentation such as gold inlaying according to the technical and material resources available. The entries are arranged chronologically and identified by the name of the donor, if known, and by a museum registration number. Salameh gives a detailed account of each manuscript, including its date, dimensions, binding, illuminated opening pages and body text. He summarizes the contents of any notations, endowment texts or colophons and identifies any Qu'ran-ic verses that feature in the illuminated panels. The book is richly illustrated with color photographs showing every decorative element worthy of study. As well as a detailed study of the selected manuscripts, the book presents a general overview of the Museum's holdings and provides a textual history of the Qu'ran. It describes the four types of script used in Qu'ran manuscripts, and also the different types of binding and illumination. Many rare pieces of note are included in the collection: the calligraphic kufic copy of the Qu'ran dating back to the third/fourth century is the earliest example of this type of calligraphy and ornamentation; and the thirty-part Maghribi Rab'ah, bequeathed by Sultan Abu al-Hasan al-Marini of Morocco in AH 750, is the only manuscript remaining from the three collections that he dispatched to the mosques of the three most holy cities of Islam (Mecca, Madina and Jerusalem)."
Column capitals in al Haram al Sharif (from 138 A.D. to 1118 A.D.) by John Wilkinson( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Anwār al-tanzīl wa-asrār al-taʼwīl : by ʻAbd Allāh ibn ʻUmar Bayḍāwī( Archival Material )
in Arabic and held by 1 library worldwide
Commentary on the Koran
Study photographs of Crusader sculpture from the Holy Land ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Documented sites (in modern-day Israel) include: Bethlehem: Church of the Nativity; Gaza: church of St. John; Hebron: church of St. Abraham; Jerusalem: Chapel of the Ascension, Church of St. Anne, Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Gate of the Chain, Bab en-Nazir, and Bab es-Silsileh; Nazareth: Basilica of the Annunciation. Museum collections include those of the Armenian Patriarchate, the Greek Patriarchate, and the Studium Biblicum Franciscanum as well as the Islamic Museum. There are also photographs of objects in private collections
The Qur'an manuscripts in the al-Haram al-Sharif Islamic museum, Jerusalem by Khaḍir Ibrāhīm Salāmah( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
[The Islamic documents from al-Haram al-Sharif in Jerusalem] by Masjid al-Aqṣá (Jerusalem)( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1980 in Arabic and held by 1 library worldwide
[Waqf of al-Malik al-Afḍal to the west of the Western Wall of al-Ḥaram al-Sharīf by Jerusalem Maḥkamat al-Sharʻīyah( Archival Material )
in Arabic and held by 1 library worldwide
Chakwa Lillah implorer Allah : chants musulmans ( Sound Recording )
in Arabic and held by 1 library worldwide
 
Alternative Names
Aḳṣā (Mosque : Jerusalem)
Aksas mošeja
Al-Aksa
Al Aksa meskita
Al-Aksamoskee
Al-Aksza-mecset
Al-Aqsa
Al-Aqsa-Moschee
Al-Aqsa-moskéen
Al-Aqsa Mosque
Al-Aqsa Mosque (Jerusalem)
Al-Aqsamoskee
Al-Aqsamoskén
al-Haram al-Sharif Islamic Museum
Al-Haram al-Sharif Islamic Museum Jerusalem
<<al->>Mathaf al-Islami, al-Haram al-Kudsi al-Sharif
Alaqsa
Aqsa Mosque (Jerusalem)
Aqsa Mosque Museum
El-Aqsa
Elaqsa
Groupe Al-Aqsa
Groupe Alaqsa
Groupe El-Aqsa
Groupe Elaqsa
Ḥaram al-Qudsī al-Sharīf (Jerusalem)
Ḥaram al-Sharīf (Jerusalem)
Islamic Museum, Al-Aqsa Mosque
Islamic Museum, Al-Haram Al-Kudsi Al-Sharif
Islamic Museum al-Haram al-Sharif
Islamic Museum Haram al Sharif
Islamic museum (Jérusalem)
Islamic Museum of al-Haram al-Sharif
Islamisches Museum auf dem Tempelberg
Islamisches Museum Jerusalem
Jāmiʻ al-Aḳṣā (Jerusalem)
Jāmiʻ al-Aqṣá (Jerusalem)
Jérusalem
Jerusalem. Islamic Museum
Jerusalem. Masjid al-Aqṣá
Masjid Al-Aqsa
Masjid al-Aqsa Museum
Masjidil Aqsha (Jerusalem)
Matḥaf al-Islāmī al-Haram aš-Šarīf
Meczet Al-Aksa w Jerozolimie
Mescid-i Aksa
Mescîda Eqsa
Mešita al-Aksá
Mesquita d'Al-Aqsa
Mesquita de Al-Aqsa
Meuseujid al-Aqsha
Mezquita de Al-Aqsa
moschea al-Aqsa
Moscheea Al-Aqsa
Mosg Al-Aqsa
Moske Al-Aqsa
Moskeo Al-Aksa
mosquée al-Aqsa
Nhà thờ Hồi giáo Al-Aqsa
Tamesgida n Laqṣa
Thālith al-Ḥaramayn
Umusigiti wa Al-Aqsa
Xhamia Al Aksa
Əl-Əqsa məscidi
Τέμενος του Αλ Ακσά
Акса
Ал-Акса
Ал-Акъсса
Масжид әл-Ақса
Мечеть Аль-Акса
Мячэць Аль-Акса
Әл-Акса мәчете
Әл-Аҡса мәсете
ալ-Ակսա մզկիթ
מסגד אל-אקצא
د الاقصی جومات
مزگەوتی ئەقسا
مسجد اقصي
مسجد اقصی
مسجد الاأقصى (القدس)
مسجد الاقصى
مسجد الاقصى (Jerusalem)
مسجد الاقصى (القدس)
مسجد الاقصى (قدس)
مسجد الاقصی
مسجدالاقصی
مسخد الاقصى (القدس)
अल- अक्सा मगु
अल - अक्सा मस्जिद
আল-আকসা মসজিদ
ਅਕਸੀ ਮਸਜਿਦ
அல் அக்சா பள்ளிவாசல்
ಅಲ್-ಅಕ್ಸಾ ಮಸೀದಿ
മസ്ജിദുൽ അഖ്സ
มัสยิดอัลอักศอ
알아크사 모스크
アル=アクサー・モスク
阿克萨清真寺
Languages
English (50)
Arabic (22)
Hebrew (5)
French (4)
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