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Foundations Panel 1

This is the first Moslem mosque built in this land and I am proud to have the first prayer in it, as the first imam therein. This mosque, although built for the followers of Islam, will be open to the believers of all religions for a place of rest, prayer and meditation. Mohammedans believe in [...]

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Foundations Panel 2

When US immigration laws were liberalized in 1965, Muslims from the Arab world and South Asia came to Detroit in large numbers, prompting local Muslims to reinterpret their beliefs and practices. After the death of Elijah Muhammad in 1975, his son, Warith Deen Muhammad, brought the Nation of Islam into the Sunni mainstream. This move [...]

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