al-Buraq Mosque

Established during 707-737 AH / 1307-1336 CE, Mamluk era, it is located at the western flank of the (Haram al-Sharif) beside the Morocco Gate. This small structure, on the south-west corner of the al-Aqsa compound is believed to be the place where prophet Muhammad tied the Buraq, the winged riding animal upon which he rode during the Night of Ascension. The wall on the right is the other side of what the Jews call the Wailing Wall.

Date Landscape Notes Reference
c. 690 CE al-Buraq Mosque, Haram al-Sharif (Temple Mount) Balandin.net
Latest Update: September 08, 2016
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