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Wednesday, July 14, 2010

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Southern Quebec

At the North Pole?

T.

ha! my guess too: north pole. Since that's taken, how about at Ka'aba itself? How many guesses do we get? ;)

Derryl Murphy

Yeah, inside the Ka'aba, or on the exact opposite side of the Earth, I'll bet.

Knucklehead

The North Pole does not eliminate where Mecca is, so that`s a wrong answer, imo.

I`ll go with Islamic miners who may not know compass points from underground.
I also think that they can use best guess judgement no matter where they are, if they don`t know.
Prayer is prayer, direction is secondary. Just my opinion.

Shayera

I'm going with outer space.
I believe Muslim astronauts can pray in any direction.

Fafu

With regard to naafil (supererogatory) prayers, it is permissible to face any direction one wishes if one is riding whilst travelling.

Cheers
Tony

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