Qubbat Mousa Terrace
LandmarkLocation: Itslocatedsouthwest of Al-Aqsa mosque, east of Bab Al-Silasila
LandmarkLocationrelativetoDome of therock: SouthwestQubbat Al-Sakhra( Dome of theRock ).
674 AH 1275 AD.
Reason of the name:
Builder Name: TheAyyubidsandtheMamluks.
Details of theshape:
-It has a stone mihrab, which is a highwall, builtspecificallytohighlightthe mihrab, andanother mihrab in thenorthernwall of thedomebuilding can be seenfromtheoutside.
-Theniche of thedomeextendsoutward. It is visible on thisterrace,QubbatMousawasbuiltabove it.
An Overview of theLandmark:
QubbatMousa (TheDome of Moses), alsonamedthe House of theHolyQuran, is locatedeast of Bab Al-Silasila. ItwasbuiltduringtheAyyubidorMamlukera, in 674 AH / 1275 AD.
TheDome of Moseswasbuiltabove it, andthat’s how it gotits name. It has a mihrab from a highwallbuiltspecificallytohighlightthe mihrab, andanother mihrab in thenorthernwall of thedomebuilding can be seenfromtheoutside. Theniche of thedomeextendsoutward. It is visible on thisterrace.