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Excavations in Al Aqsa Mosque

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posted on Feb, 13 2007 @ 04:23 AM
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we all know the commence of excavations at Al Aqsa Mosque.

"The main excavations of the Umayyad and Byzantine ruins at the Mugrabi area will begin in a couple of days, and if we are patient enough, in five or six months time we could find Second Temple period ruins" to add to what has already been discoved in the adjacent archelogical park, Baruch added.


There are rumors that below the ruins of the second temple there is a temple of Baal (if not to mention the buried ziggurat)

Has anyone heard anything about these rumors?




posted on Feb, 13 2007 @ 05:53 AM
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there is a temple of Baal

oh cool
so theres a temple to nimrod Osiris and Hadadd underneath the mosque (according to sun matrix anyway)



posted on Feb, 13 2007 @ 07:59 AM
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There is a very real danger that any further excavations on the Temple Mount site could cause a significant part of the structure to collape...


Originally posted by timski
post id: 1606728)
..The Rock has been under Islamic custodian-ship since the 6-Day war, and have since commenced 're-construction' work to further extend the site of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, and have also continued to build yet another Mosque on the site under the current structures in where is called the 'Stables of Solomon'.This has led to an increasing structural instability of the whole site, with recent reports of bulges appearing in the southern and Western walls, due to the excavation and undermining of this unstable structure, as it happens to sit not on solid bedrock, but on an accumulation of compacted rubble from previous ancient structures and artificial man-made foundations.

As recently as 2004, a small earthquake meauring approx 3.5 on the Richter scale shook the Jordanian fault-line that passes through this whole region, and the city of Jerusalem itself, resulting in a collapse of a section of the Western Wailing wall..easy for anyone to figure that a destabilized ancient building sitting atop a vulnrable fault-line will either be badly damaged or destroyed by even a moderate tremor
en.wikipedia.org...
(historical and religious context of the site)
www.msnbc.msn.com...
(geological survey of temple mount and weak foundations)
www.bibleplaces.com...
(current structural problems)
listhost.uchicago.edu...
(partial collapse of western wall and imminent collapse of portion of southern wall due to earthquake in feb 2004)



posted on Feb, 13 2007 @ 08:29 AM
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There is a very real danger that any further excavations on the Temple Mount site could cause a significant part of the structure to collape...


I fear that...

the idea of destruction anything belongs to human heritage is something that should be confronted with anger

and actions



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