Mosque of the Hair of the Prophet
|Mosque of the Hair of the Prophet|
The hair of Muhammed contained in the mosque was brought to Kandahar at the same time that the cloak of Muhammed was brought to the Mosque of the Cloak of the Prophet Mohammed. The hair is kept in a side chapel in a golden sheath in a casket piled over with holy blankets and banners.
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- "Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan". Archived from the original on 2008-04-08. Retrieved 2008-06-13.
- Gall, Carlotta (2003-08-04). "Taliban Are Killing Clerics Who Dispute Holy War Call". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-06-13.