Which direction Muslim astronauts should face when praying in space

Which direction Muslim astronauts should face when praying in space

In 2006 a conference was convened to determine which exact direction Muslim astronauts should face when praying in space. The issue remains unresolved “The Qibla (Arabic: قبلة‎, “”direction””), also transliterated as Qiblah, Kiblah, Kıble or Kibla, is the direction that should be faced when a Muslim prays during salah. It is fixed as the direction of the Kaaba in Mecca. Most mosques contain a wall niche, known as mihrab, that indicates the Qiblah. Most multifaith […]