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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mouille Point




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                                                                                  What is Islam?                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          If you are in the area at the
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Second oldest colonial
                                                                                  Muslims worship Muhammad (pbuh)




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                                                                                  rather than God.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 story of the local community                          been Muslim. Houses




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 and cultural context.                                 including a diorama of a




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              KLOOF                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        2    Auwal Mosque                                                                           mosque.                                           clear and strong.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         CAPE TOWN                                                                                                        Established in 1794 by Imam                                                                  Open: 10h00– 17h00, Mon-Sat




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               QUEEN VICTORIA                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            CENTRE                                                                                                           Abdullah bin Khardi Abdusalem,         Eid-ul-Adha, Christmas Day,                           Closed: Sundays, Workers Day,
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ST. GEORGES MALL                                                                                                                                   TULBAGH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          famously known as Tuan Guru.           Good Friday, 1-2 Jan                                                                                    Closed: Sundays, Christmas Day,
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             LIBRARY                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     New Year’s Day, Good Friday.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            GOVERNMENT AVENUE                                                                                                                                                                             ADDERLEY                                                             HEERENGRACHT                                                                                                                                                                                                                               It is the oldest mosque and the        Entrance fees: 16 and older –                         Entrance fees: 16 and older –
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      HOF                                                                                                                             TUYNHUYS                     HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          oldest madrassah (school) in South     R10, under 16 – free, pensioners                                                                        Entrance fees: Adults – R15,
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Quran recalled from memory by          on selected commemorative days.                       on selected commemorative days.




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                                                                                                     different attributes of God – arabic in centre is ‘allah’




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Tuan Guru.                             71 Wale Street, Bo-Kaap                               49 corner of Adderley and Wale Streets
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Start of
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              CITY HALL                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   34 Dorp Street Bo-Kaap




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                                                                                  ‘Allah’ is the Arabic word for God, a name used by both Arab                                                                                                                                                                             SQUARE
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                                                                                  Muslims and Arab Christians alike. Islam is not a new religion,                                                                                                                                                                                 HOP
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                                                                                  but the same truth that God revealed through all His prophets                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             BUITENKANT                        8
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    Islam in the Cape                                                        ?      DID YOU KNOW?
     Explore it, Live it, Love it!
                                                                                 Islam was banned in South Africa for a period of about 150
                                                                                 years: 1654-1804. Muslims were not allowed to build mosques,
                                                                                 teach Islam or gather for religious ceremonies. According
                                                                                                                                                                 Bo-Kaap & District Six                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Accommodation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      3   Palm Tree Mosque                                                                                                                               Tana Baru, Bo-Kaap
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                                                                                 to the ‘Placaat’ [proclamation] of 1642 the penalty for any                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             VISITING TIP:
                                                                                 Muslim caught doing so was “all the property of such keeper                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Built in 1807, it is the only                                                                                                                  First Islamic burial ground.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Try to maintain respect when
                                                                                 should be forfeited and he be put in irons, or banished out of the              The Bo-Kaap is one of the oldest urban                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   surviving 18th century house on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Kramats (Mazaars) mark                                    visiting the graveyards and the                 Top of Longmarket Street
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Long Street and the 2nd oldest
                                                                                 country or punished corporally or with death.”                                  residential areas in Cape Town. The earliest                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             mosque in SA. Previously known
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               the graves of the saintly                                 tombs. Shoes should be removed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         before entering the Kramat.
                                                                                                                                                                 development of the area, which became                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    as Jan Buykies Mosque.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               predecessors who have died in                             Do not sit, lean on, or put your

Islam in South Africa                                                                                                                                            known as Waalendorp, was undertaken by
                                                                                                                                                                 Jan de Waal in the 1760s.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          185 Long St, Cape Town
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               the Cape. There are more than
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               20 recognized kramats in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         feet on the grave, and try to

                                                                                 Pillars of Islam
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         avoid loud conversation. Sit or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Cape Peninsula area, with at                              stand respectfully and have no
The arrival of Muslims in South Africa in the 1600s and their
                                                                                                                                                                 The house that today incorporates the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         least another four in the outlying                        intention other than to derive
consolidation as a close-knit religious community was a milestone in                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           districts of Faure, Caledon,                              spiritual benefit from the legacy
the socio-economic and political development of the country. Ever                Did you know Islam is founded upon 5 basic pillars? They form
                                                                                 the framework of the Muslim life and must be undertaken with
                                                                                                                                                                 museum building is the only one built by him                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Rawsonville and Bain’s Kloof.                             left behind by these saintly souls.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              combines world-class comfort
since their first arrival as slaves, mercenaries and exiles from colonial
Dutch-ruled Batavia (Indonesia), a steady stream of adherents of                 the best of effort in order to be considered a true believer:
                                                                                                                                                                 that has retained its original form. It dates                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         1                    Coral International                                                                                                                               with superb service. The hotel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Imam Abdullah bin Khardi
                                                                                                                                                                 back to 1768. Over the years the Bo-Kaap                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Abdusalem (Tuan Guru)
Islam followed. Enslaved, though eventually emancipated, they                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Located at the foot of Table                                                                                                                                                celebrates both the past and
                                                                                 1 Shahadah –
became a worthy factor in the life of our nation today, rendering the              declaration of faith in                                                       has also been known as the Malay Quarter,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mountain, Coral International                                                                                                                                               present with the right blend of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Prince from Tidore, Trinate

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Islands, brought to Robben
foundations of Islam firmly on South African soil.
                                                                                   the oneness of God                                                            the Slamse Buurt and Schotcheskloof.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             is the ideal hotel to experience                                                                                                                                            refinement, elegance and luxury.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Island as a state prisoner in 1780.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  the treasures and magnificence                                                                                                                                              Coral offers the perfect setting
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 in Islam
                                                                                   and that Muhammad                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Released in 1792, he went to live
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  of Cape Town. Featuring                                                                                                                                                     for a beautiful lifestyle.
                                                                                   (pbuh) is the last                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    in Dorp Street. He founded the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  137 spacious rooms and                                                                                                                                                      Cnr Wale & Buitengracht Sts Bo-Kaap
                                                                                   prophet of God.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        4 Boorhaanol Islam                                                                                                                             first mosque and madrassah in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  suites – each equipped with                                                                                                                                                 Tel: 021 481 3700 / 087 310 2273                                                                                                                                                                                                   “Salaah” (or prayer) is the
                                                                                 2 Salaah - Formal prayer                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Mosque                                                                                                                                         South Africa. Died 1807.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  the finest amenities – Coral                                                                                                                                                www.coral-capetown.com                                                                                                                                                                                                             second pillar of Islam and
                                                                                   five times a day.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              International Cape Town                                                                                                                                                     info@coral-capetown.com                                                                                                                                                                     Previously known as Pilgrim            the most important pillar
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    conGreGational prayer
                                                                                 3 Sawm - Fasting                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Mosque. Declared a national            after the declaration of faith.
                                                                                   during the daylight                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    monument in 1970                       Salaah is the name for the                          the Quran, and are said in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 obligatory prayers which are                        Arabic, the language of the
                                                                                   hours in the month of
                                                                                   Ramadan.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ?                         DID YoU Know?                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       196 Longmarket Street, Bokaap
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 performed five times a day,                         Revelation, but personal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Muslims accept the original                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and are a direct link between                       supplication can be offered in
                                                                                 4 Zakaah – obligatory                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           the worshipper and God.                             one’s own language. Prayers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                unaltered Torah (the Scripture
                                                                                   charity - 2.5% of one’s                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      of Moses (pbuh)) and the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Visitors to the Muslim world                        are said before sunrise, at
Celebrating our heritage as             The MSA of the Cape is a non-              savings given to the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         original Bible (the Gospel of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    are struck by the centrality                        noon, mid-afternoon, after
Muslims in the Cape, the                profit organization that protects          needy at the end of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Jesus (pbuh)) since they were                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    of prayers in daily life. There                     sunset and nightfall, thereby                       Tuan Sayeed Alawie
Muslim Students Association             and promotes the interests of              each year.                              dates & water (recommended food                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       is no hierarchical authority                        determining the rhythm of
(MSA) of the Cape has                   Muslim students in the Cape.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            revealed by God. However,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                A citizen of Mocca in Yemen,
                                                                                                                                            to breaK the fast)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   in Islam, and no priests, so                        the entire day. Although it is
compiled this map of Cape               The MSA seeks to encourage               5 Hajj - Pilgrimage to Mecca                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    bo-Kaap colourful houses                                                                                                       neither of those original                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                he arrived as a prisoner in 1744.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the prayers are led by any                          preferable to worship together
Town from an Islamic cultural           an Islamic Identity especially in          at least once, if physically and                                              Although the Bo-Kaap has over                                                                                                                       The history of the Bo-Kaap                                                                                                                                 scriptures is in existence today,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        After 12 years in prison he
perspective. We hope that the           these times of moral challenges                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          learned person who knows                            in a mosque, a Muslim may
                                                                                   financially able.                                                             centuries been home to people                                                                                                                       reflects the political processes                                                                                                                           in their entirety. Therefore,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        pray almost anywhere, such                          forgave his jailer and became a
map will be a handy guide to            through a holistic understanding                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         the Quran, chosen by the
                                                                                                                                                                 of various origins and religions,                                                                                                                   in South Africa under the                                                                                                                                  Muslims follow the subsequent,                                                                                                                                            is in every detail the unique                                                                                                                                                                                                          congregation. These five                            as in fields, offices, factories                    policeman in Cape Town. His
all tourists visiting our beautiful     of the teachings of the Quran
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Apartheid years. The area was                                                                                                                              final, and preserved revelation                                                                                                                                           and miraculous text which was                                                                                                                                                                                                          prayers contain verses from                         and universities.                                   job gave him access to the slaves
city allowing you to explore our        and the way of life of the Prophet                                                                                       the area is closely associated                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           5 Zeenatul Islam
history, lifestyle, cuisine and         Muhammad (pbuh*).                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            declared an exclusive residential                                                                                                                          of God: the Quran.                                                                                                                                                        revealed to Muhammad fourteen                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and the opportunity to teach
                                                                                 Hospitality in Islam
                                                                                                                                                                 with the Muslim community                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mosque
culture.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             area for Cape Muslims under                                                                                                                                The Quran was not authored                                                                                                                                                centuries ago. This preservation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               them Islam. Died in 1803.
                                                                                                                                                                 of the Cape. The ancestors of
                                        *pbuh – peace be upon him.
                                                                                                                                                                 the majority of the Muslims                                                                                                                         the Group Areas Act of 1950                                                                                                                                by Muhammad (pbuh). It is                                                                                                                                                 continues today at madrassahs                                                                                                                                                                   Established in 1923, this was                                                              The Call to Prayer
                                         Muslims say this after mentioning                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                across the Cape where the                                                                                                                                                                       the largest mosque in the city
                                                                                 One of the most noticeable features during your stay in Cape                    in the Cape arrived from 1652                                                                                                                       and people of other religions                                                                                                                              the Word of God, revealed                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ever wondered what the
                                         the names of all the prophets of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       to Muhammad, and written                                                                                                                                                  Quran is taught and memorised.                                                                                                                                                                  at the time and was a focal
                                         God as a mark of respect
                                                                                 Town will undoubtedly be the warm reception and hospitality                     onwards as slaves, political exiles                                                                                                                 and ethnicity were forced to                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    muezzin (caller to prayer) is
                                                                                 from the locals. In Islam, respecting one’s guests is a way to                                                                                                                                                                      leave. At the same time, the                                                                                                                               into physical form by his                                                                                                                                                 The Quran, the last revealed                                                                                                                                                                    point of religious and cultural                                                            saying 5 times a day?
                                                                                                                                                                 and convicts from East Africa
                                                                                 observe one of God’s commands as well as an opportunity                                                                                                                                                                             neighbourhood is atypical. It is                                                                                                                           companions. The Quran is                                                                                                                                                  Word of God, is the prime                                                                                                                                                                       activity of Distict Six. Mosque
                                                                                                                                                                 and South East Asia (India,
                                                                                 to display high morality. Therefore, before all else, we offer                                                                                                                                                                      one of the few neighbourhoods                                                                                                                              a record of the exact words                                                                                                                                               source of every Muslim’s faith                                                                                                                                                                  tours available on site. Contact                                                           “God is the Greatest”
        We wish to acknowledge our major sponsors                                                                                                                Indonesia and Sri Lanka).
            Albaraka Bank and Coral International                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    where a predominantly working                                                                                                                              revealed by God through the                                                                                                                                               and practice. It deals with all                                                                                                                                                                 Discover Islam Mosque Tours.                                                               “I testify that there is none
                                                                                 respect, love, peace and cordiality to welcome you and make
  and all those who made this map a reality. May God bless                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           class population has continued                                                                                                                             Angel Gabriel to the Prophet                                                                                                                                              the subjects that concern us as                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             worthy of worship but the
                                                                                 you feel at home. Earn the respect of the local Muslims by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Muhammad. It was memorized                                                                                                                                                human beings: wisdom, doctrine,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          21 Muir Street District Six                                                                                                                    10   Signal Hill Ridge
                  you all abundantly. Amen.                                      using some of these simple terms:                                                                                                                                                                                                   to exist near a city centre. In                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  One God”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the mid-twentieth century,                                                                                                                                 by Muhammad and then                                                                                                                                                      worship, and law, but its basic                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            “I testify that Muhammad                            Sheikh Mohammed Hasssen
                                                                                 ‘As-Salaamu-Alaikum’ [greeting] – Peace be upon you                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            dictated to his Companions,                                                                                                                                               theme is the relationship between                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Ghaibie Shah al Quadi Follower
                                                                                 ‘Wa-Alaikum-Salaam’ [reply] – May peace be upon you too
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     most working class people in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     South Africa were moved to the                                                                                                                             and written down by scribes,                                                                                                                                              God and His creatures. At the                                                                                                                                                               ?        DID YOU KNOW?                                                                          (pbuh) is the Final Messenger
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      of God.”                                           of Sheikh Yusuf of Macassar.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Over 60 000 people
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     periphery of the cities under                                                                                                                              who cross-checked it during his                                                                                                                                           same time it provides guidelines
                                                                                 ‘Shukran’ – Thank you                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         were forcibly removed                                                                 “Come to prayer.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the Slum Clearance Act and                                                                                                                                 lifetime. Not one word of its 114                                                                                                                                         for a just society, proper human                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               For a complete guide to all Kramat sites
This printed map presents a selection of a few Islamic places to visit.          ‘Afwan’ – Don’t mention it                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    from District Six under                                                               “Come to success.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                chapters has been changed over                                                                                                                                            conduct and an equitable                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         in the Western Cape and for further
For a more complete listing as well as further information please visit                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              neighbourhood improvement                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 apartheid’s Group Areas Act.                                                          “God is the Greatest.”
                                                                                 ‘Kanalah’ – Please                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             the centuries, so that the Quran                                                                                                                                          economic system.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  details contact: The Cape Mazaar
         www.msacape.org and www.livingislam.co.za                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   programmes.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     “There is none worthy of                                   Society Tel: 021 699 0500
                                                                                 ‘Insha’Allah’ – God-Willing                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          worship but God.”
       Published by A&C Maps |        www.mapsinfo.co.za                                                                                                                                                17th century bo-Kaap family                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 muezzin on minaret callinG to prayer                                                                       info@capemazaarsociety.com
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stretch of land located on the outskirts of
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Cape Town Central.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Discover Islam Centre                        Cape Tours
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                                                                                                                                                                                   LLANDUDNO                                                         CONSTANTIA                   PLUMSTEAD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ‘Behold!’ the Angel said, ‘God has chosen you, and purified
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PLAIN                         KHAYELITSHA                                   Est. 2005. Our mission is to                Offers a wide variety of tours              money.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        share the Beautiful message of              ranging from city tours, whale              Muslim women wear the
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                                                                                             is ideally sampled by a                                                                                                                                       TOKAI
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      N2Islam with every soul, provide              watching & game drives in                   head-covering (hijab) in
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                                                                                             visit to the Cape Flats,                                                                                                                                           ZANDVLEI
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SOMERSET WEST                                   and around the Western                      fulfilment of God’s decree                                                                                                                                                                                                        this world and the Hereafter, and one of those brought near
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Muslims and help build a vibrant            Cape as well as our speciality              to dress modestly. From a practical standpoint, it serves to identify                                                                                                                                                             to God. He shall speak to the people from his cradle and in
                                                                                             to the Gatesville, Rylands                                                                        NOORDHOEK                                               NATIONAL PARK
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        community. During the World
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      STRAND                                        cultural & religious tours. All             one as attempting to follow God in daily life and therefore, protects                                                                                                                                                             maturity, and shall be of the righteous.’ (3:42-43)                                                                                                                        24 Mezbaan &
                                                                                             and surrounding areas.                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Seal Island                                                               Cup Month the centre will be
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        offering Guided Mosque Tours.               ‘Halaal Friendly’ atmosphere.               has been worn by righteous women throughout history. Prominent                                                                                                                                                                    Jesus (pbuh) was born                                                                                                             23 Biesmiellah
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Two superb restaurants at the
                                                                                             of a well-established                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     385 Lansdowne   Road, Lansdowne
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    207 Lansdowne Road, Claremont               examples are traditional Catholic Nuns, Mother Teresa and the                                                                                                                                                                     miraculously through                                                                                                              Restaurant
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   GORDON’S BAY                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Coral International hotel serving
                                                                                             Muslim community.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         021 696 8375 / 696 8376 /                    021 674 0155 / 083 555 3777                 Virgin Mary, mother of Jesus (pbuh).                                                                                                                                                                                              the same power which
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     False Bay                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Classic Cape Malay cuisine.              the world’s finest cuisines. From
                                                                                             Originally owned by                                                                                                                                           SIMON’S TOWN                                                                                                                                                076 015 1331                                 www.escapetothecape.co.za                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     had brought Adam
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                                                                                             British aristocracy as
                                                                                             farming land in colonial                                                                                                                                                                                            ?                 DID YOU KNOW?                                                                       info@discoverislam.co.za
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  without a father. During
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times, it was transformed in the 1970s
by the forced relocation of Coloured and Indian communities,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             When Muslims visit the grave-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             yard, they say a prayer of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Worth a visit                                                                                                              his prophetic mission
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Asian & African delicacies, there
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             forgiveness for the deceased                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           the right hint of cardamom.              Both restaurants provide a dis-
many of them Muslim, from areas designated ‘white’ under the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      many miracles by
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Islam being one of them. Main roads are filled with a daily hub                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   (pbut) came to change the basic doctrine of the belief in One
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of grocers selling fresh fruits and vegetables, and busy shoppers                                                                                                                                  Atlantic Ocean                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 God, brought by earlier prophets, but to confirm and renew it. In                                                                                                          www.coral-capetown.com
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how different cultures can join together and become a single society.                                                                                                                                                             CAPE OF GOOD HOPE                                           CAPE POINT
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  42 Klipfontein Road, Athlone corner of                                                               Simonstown. The museum was                                                                                          Open: 11h00 – 16h00, Tues – Fri                                                                                                          amongst Capetonians. The
  is the place of worship which God                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    kind in the southern hemisphere.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Kowasa) and his son, Imam                                                        aways in Cape Town. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Klipfontein and & Belgravia                                                                          created as a reminder of the rich                                                                                   Sat: 11h00 – 13h00 (Sun & public
  commanded Abraham and Ishmael                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The key operational strategy of            Tel: 021 637 8800 / 021 637 5837                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Ismail Dea Malela, who were            Gatsby is a long French bread
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Muslim culture that existed in                                                                                      holiday by appointment)                                                                                                                                                            beauty of the roadhouse,
  (pbut) to build over four thousand                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   SANZAF is the empowerment                  www.albaraka.co.za                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         exiled to the Cape of Good             that is stuffed with delicious
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the town from the establishment                                                                                     Closed: Eid Days, Mondays                                                                                                                                                          of course, is that you don’t
  years ago. Muslims do not worship                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    of local communities through                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hope by the Dutch East India           fillings and then cut up and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       of Simonstown as the official                                                                                       Entrance fee: R15 per person is                                                                                                                                                    really take the food away, but
  the Kaabah. It serves as a central                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   poverty alleviation, educational                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Company in 1786.                       served as smaller sandwiches.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       winter anchorage for the Dutch                                                                                      requested as a donation                                                                                                                                                            merely go over to your car
  focal point for Muslims around the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   assistance, skills development                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Alfred Lane, Simonstown                Corner Of Hazel and Klipfontein Road
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       East India Company in 1743                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             parked nearby, and gobble
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  symbolizing their common belief,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     until the forced removal of more                                                                                    021 786 2302
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       distributes more than R55                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              food, which steams up your
  spiritual focus and direction.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       million in South Africa annually,
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           trojan horse memorial: the container                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               windscreen, as you watch the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Crescent, Athlone                                                                                                                            R18 million of which is in the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      For a complete list of halaal      ebb and flow of the crowd
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            description in Xhosa       Western Cape.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        eateries in the area and in       around the take-away counter.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Business district in the Rylands
Mosques                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   suburb similar to Gatesville
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Square. Worth a visit for Cape                                                                   17Trojan Horse
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Special Projects & Fund Raising Office
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       1 Thornton Road, Athlone corner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Lamartine, the renowned historian,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        speaking on the essentials of human
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Bobotie
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Cape Town, visit www.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                strictlyhalaal.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             & www.livingislam.co.za
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              23 Belgravia Road, Wembley
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Centre, Belgravia Road (corner of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Klipfontein Road
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Town-style bargains. Whilst                                                                      Memorial                                    0861 726 923/021 638 0965/               ?         DID YOU KNOW?                                                                                 greatness, wonders:                                                                                                      dish set in an egg custard
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Tel: 021 697 1435
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