"Maps for Makkah" Mintaqat Makkah Favorite Tip by arabian10
Mintaqat Makkah General: 20 reviews and 42 photos
Favorite thing: Photo 1: Map for the Islamic World.
Photo 1: Map for Makkah in Atlas al 'Aalam Published by Maktabat Lubnan, Sahat Riyadh al Sulh, Beirut.
* The Ottoman Empire is the last great country founded by Muslims.
* The independence movement reached its zenith in the wake of World War II.
* The number of independent Muslim states in 1900, just three countries today there are 53 of them.
* In 1900 the Muslim population was 10 percent of the total population of the world, but now they represent more than one-sixth of the whole of humanity.
Photo 2: Map for Makkah by Burckhardt.
"Represent the correction that C. Snouck Hurgronje made in 1885 A.D. (1303 A.H.) on the map that was made by Burckhardt in 1814 A.D. (1230 H.D.), and that considered the first map for Makkah, and he took its edges by steps, and it's one of the best maps for the holy city until the year 1947 A.D. (1367 H.D.). and used by Snouck and most of whom came after him, and write about the holy city from the travelers and orientalists." Safahat Men Tareekh Makkah page 66.
Written on the map:
nachderin dem Werke Burckhardt's
Reisen in Arabien (Weimar1830)enthalt.Karte
nut Berichtigungen versehen
Photo 3: Map for Makkah by Muhammad Basha Sadiq.
"This officer is Muhammad Basha Sadiq, and was from the staff officers in the Ottoman government, and wrote the book "Daleel al Haj Lil Wared Ela Makkah Men Kul Faj", and the book is printed in al Matba'ah al Kubra al Ameeriah in Bolaq (old district in Cairo) in 1313 H.D. and he worked in Makkah as an engineer to the Grand Mosque, and appears that he came by an order from Othman Noori Basha the Hejaz Wali, and share in many reforms in the Grand mosque, he ordered to destroy al Seqayah Dome and al Sa'at Dome, and moved the place of the Hanbli stand, and fixed the Mehrab of al Hanafi stand, that these buildings used to obstruct the movement of the prayers.(Maghrabi, 1410 H.D., page 121)." Safahat Men Tareekh Makkah page 66.
Photo 4: Map for Makkah in Atlas al 'Aalam Published by Maktabat Lubnan, Sahat Riyadh al Sulh, Beirut.
Photo 5: Map for Makkah by al Farsi group.
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