Islamic Design

 

RESOURCES:

Listed below are sites on the Internet that will help you gather the

information needed for your creating your postcards and finding information

about your religion. Click on the appropriate links below and begin your

pilgrimage. These links have been painstakingly investigated but you do not have to limit

yourself these links. If you feel you have time, use Altavista, Yahoo or Dogpile to expand

your search.

Judaism
Islam
Christianity

The Middle East Overview

http://www.kent.wednet.edu/curriculum/soc_studies/Grade7/middle_east.html

 

Judaism

Has everything for those interested in the fundamentals of judaism

http://www.jewfaq.org/toc.htm

Women in public life

http://www.usisrael.org/jsource/Society_&_Culture/Women_in_public_life.html

Jerusalem

http://www.jerusalemfoundation.org.il/fact.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Islam

Great summary of the Hajj and Islam

http://www.liii.com/~hajeri/islam.html

Making the Hajj

http://www.unn.ac.uk/societies/islamic/index.htm

About Islam and Women

http://www.unn.ac.uk/societies/islamic/about/women/

Why are women opressed in Islamic countries?

http://www.islamic.org.uk/women.html

The Status of Women in Islam

http://www.iad.org/books/S-women.html

A good explanation of Ramadan,lunar calendars, and other aspects of Islamidc faith. Islamic Holidays and Observances

http://www.ummah.net/ramadhan/

A good overview of Islam

http://wings.buffalo.edu/student-life/sa/muslim/isl/isl.html

 

What does Islam say about war

http://www.discoverislam.com/23.html

Find out about Ramadan

http://www.colostate.edu/Orgs/MSA/events/Ramadan.html

A short history of Medina

http://web.presby.edu/~gramsey/Religion_310/Islam/Medina.html

Mecca, Medina, Jerusalem
http://www.belmont.edu/Humanities/Philosophy/profs/IslamPresentation/ExpanIslam.html

Christianity

This site is about christianity in the middle east

http://www.abqtrib.com/arc/news010599_future.htm

History of Christianity in Jerusalem

http://www.al-bushra.org/latpatra/lahham.htm

History of Christianity in Jerusalem

http://www.al-bushra.org/latpatra/lahham.htm

Christian sanctuaries in the Middle East

http://198.62.75.1/www1/ofm/san/TSsanct.html

Find out why the pope visited the Middle East

http://www.ewtn.com/holyland2000/map.htm

Encyclopedia.com entry for Jerusalem

http://www.encyclopedia.com/articles/06626.html

Brittanica entry for Jerusalem

http://www.britannica.com/bcom/eb/article/7/0,5716,109557+1,00.html

Bethlehem

http://www.christusrex.org/www1/ofm/sites/TSbtmain.html

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