Dome of the Rock. Muslim holy site located on the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel

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Dome of the Rock. Muslim holy site located on the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel
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The Dome of the Rock (Arabic: ‎Masjid Qubbat As-Sakhrah, Hebrew: Kipat Hasela) is an Islamic shrine and major landmark located on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. It was completed in 691, making it the oldest extant Islamic building in the world. Holy to both Judaism and Islam, the sites significance stems from the religious beliefs regarding the rock, known as the Foundation Stone in Judaism, at its heart.
Location: Temple Mount, Old City of Jerusalem, Israel