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JERUSALEM: The dark colored dome in the foreground is the El Aksa on the the Temple Mount. This is the Mosque that is used for group prayers while the Dome of the Rock is used for individual worship. It was first built in 709-715 by by Khalif Waleed, the son of Abdul-Malik who built the Dome of the Rock.

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  • Written Sep 7, 2002
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