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Freeman will travel to some of the world's holiest sites and speak with religious leaders, scientists, historians and archaeologists to try to shed light on questions about the divine.
The Old City is home to the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, which is Islam's third holiest shrine and stands on the remnants of Judaism's holiest site.
The Great Mosque of Makkah is the largest Masjid in the world and surrounds Islam's holiest place, the Kaaba, in the city of Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
In actuality, the site draws its sanctity only from the adjacent Temple Mount, the holiest place in Judaism where both Jewish Temples once stood.
He said: "They have disrespected the community by entering the holiest part of the gurdwara.
Austria recently visited the holiest Christian sites in Israel during which he made a courtesy call with Philippine Ambassador Neal Imperial whom he presented with a copy of his most recent book, 'Zeal for Art and Life,' co-authored with top critic Alice Guillermo.
html) revere the "Har HaBayit," as its known in Hebrew, as their holiest site and the location of the first temple.
JEDDAH: Iran was roundly condemned on Friday over its support for Houthi militia which on Thursday night launched a missile towards Makkah, Islam's holiest city.
The Temple Mount is the third holiest site for Muslims and the holiest place for Jews.
The birthplace of Islam containing Mecca, Islam's holiest site, shifted to the Western Gregorian calendar on Sunday, bringing the oil-rich kingdom in line with many of its energy customers, DW reported.
This is one of the holiest sites in Islam, and for such an attack to take place there, during Ramadan, can be considered a direct attack on Muslims all across the world," he said, referring to the Islamic holy month.
The explosions that targeted the holiest places at the holiest times, only prove terrorists' disrespect of Muslim sanctuaries, and their split from religion," the party said.