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Which way faces Mecca?
The Qiblah refers to the direction that Muslims face when engaged in ritual prayer. Wherever they are in the world, guttural Muslims are instructed to facing Makka (Mecca) in modern-day Saudi Arabia. Or, more technically, Muslims are to face the Ka’aba–the sacred cubic monument that is found in Makka.
Which god idol should be kept in home?
For worshipping within the walls of your home, an idol of Ganesha in sitting position, also known as the lalitasana, is considered ideal. Vastu experts say that the sitting Ganesha represents a calm and composed demeanor and encourages a peaceful environment at home.
Is east right or left?
Navigation. By convention, the right hand side of a map is east. This convention has developed from the use of a compass, which places north at the top. However, on maps of planets such as Venus and Uranus which rotate retrograde, the left hand side is east.
Which is the correct direction for a Muslim to pray?
Muslims in India face the North, Muslims in USA face the south. Muslims in the southern direction of Kaaba face the north, while those in the northern direction face the south. Please see the Muslims praying bear the Kaaba through internet. You will see that people are facing Kaaba from all directions.
Why do Muslims face the east in prayer?
Please why do Muslims face the east in prayers.please your answer with references. Praise be to Allaah. The Muslims turn to face the Ka’bah when they pray, in response to the command of Allaah, This is the qiblah (direction of prayer) of their father Ibraaheem (peace be upon him).
Where does the prayer leader stand in Islam?
During Muslim prayers , worshipers stand in straight rows, all turned in a single direction. The Imam (prayer leader) stands in front of them, also facing the same direction, with his back to the congregation.
Do You Turn Your Face in the direction of the mosque?
Turn then your face in the direction of the Sacred Mosque. Wherever you are, turn your faces in that direction. The people of the Book know well that it is the truth from their Lord (2:144). It is believed that having a Qiblah gives Muslim worshipers a way to achieve unity and focus in prayer.