Dawn over Mount Hira, and other essays

by Marzieh Gail

Publisher: G. Ronald in Oxford [Eng.]

Written in English
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  • Bahai Faith.

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Then they glanced at us over their shoulder, as we felt as if a hand had touched our body, slipping softly from our lips to our feet. Every morning thereafter, we greeted each other with our eyes. We dared not speak. It is a transgression to speak to men of other. The dawn is at hand Go forward proudly and unafraid To your birth-right all too long delayed, For soon now the shame of the past Will be over at last.

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Jabal an-Nour (Arabic: جَبَل ٱلنُّوْر ‎, romanized: Jabal an-Nūr, lit. 'Mountain of the Light' or 'Hill of the Illumination') is a mountain near Mecca in the Hejazi region of Saudi Arabia. The mountain houses the grotto or cave of Hira' (غَار حِرَاء), which holds tremendous significance for Muslims throughout the world, as the Islamic Nabī Muhammad is said to have.

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Even today, in streets as distant from each other as those of Tashkent, Khartoum, Qom and Kuala Lumpur, one can hear from dawn to dusk the constant murmur and chant of the Qur'an in melodious Arabic.

Indeed, if there were a gospel according to Muhammad, it would begin with these words: in the beginning was the Book.Other items to buy in and around Mecca are: prayer mats and hats, prayer beads and perfume. Eat. There are many types of food from all over the world available in Mecca, from the Middle Eastern Arab food to Southeast Asian food.

There are also American fast food chains such as Kentucky Fried Chicken and Dunkin Donuts."Ramadan is the month during which the Quran was revealed, providing guidance for the people, clear teachings, and the statute book. Those of you who witness this month shall fast therein.

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