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Definition of qibla

What is the definition of "qibla"?
  • qiblanoun
  • 1. The direction in which Muslims face while praying, now the Caaba in Mecca.


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  • "In synagogues of this period, the corner with the receptacle for the Torah scrolls indicated the direction of prayer -- "qibla" -- toward Jerusalem."

    "The bisector of the crescent in Murdoch's final Crescent of Embrace design points approximately 1.8 ° north of Mecca (marked "qibla")."

    "Place this graphic over the Crescent site-plan on your computer screen, and you will see that the Mecca-direction line (which Muslims call "qibla") almost exactly bisects the crescent:"

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