Step to Bayt Al-Maqdis: A Concise History of Palestine

30 Jan 2024

The Islamic Cultural Centre of Ireland is delighted to present a full-day course on:
Bayt al-Maqdis Step by Step: A Concise history of Palestine and the Holy Land
Delivered by: Dr Khalid Al-Awaisy, Head of Department of Islamic History and Social Sciences at the University of Ankara.
Time: 11am - 5pm Saturday 3rd February 2024

Seminar Room - ICCI (19 Roebuck Road, Clonskeagh, Dublin 14)

Free Event, but registration is required as the room has limited capacity: Registration link

Refreshments will be provided.

What will be covered, inshaAllah.
1) The Importance of al-Aqsa and Bayt al-Maqdis
2) Ancient history of Bayt al-Maqdis and Palestine
3) Early connections with Bayt al-Maqdis: the Makkan period
4) Early connections with Bayt al-Maqdis: the Madinah period
5) The Fath of Bayt al-Maqdis by Caliph Umar ibn al-Khattab
6) Muslim Rule in Bayt al-Maqdis until the Crusader
7) The Crusade and the Occupation of Bayt al-Maqdis
8) The Liberation of Bayt al-Maqdis
9) The Current Occupation of the Holy Land from 1917
10) The Current conflict and the Future of Bayt al-Maqdis and Palestine