Masjid al Aqsa – why it has a very special place in our hearts

Masjid al Aqsa - why it has a very special place in our hearts

This is an online educational resource for children to explore the significance of Masjid al-Aqsa and Palestine’s rich heritage.

The resource is designed to provide a child-friendly perspective on the profound stories and lessons associated with Masjid al-Aqsa and its spiritual connection to revered prophets.

A brief yet comprehensive history of Palestine, providing young learners with a contextual understanding of the land.

Engaging, informative, visually appealing, it aims to foster a love for learning about one of the most sacred places on earth.


Samia Ahmed is the founder of Blossoming Believers, a project focused on engaging children in learning about Islam through teaching and children’s books and resources. With a background in education and extensive involvement in organisations like the Utrujj Foundation and Islamic Relief, Samia has produced educational materials for schools, delivered assemblies, and co-written publications. She holds a Masters in Islamic Studies. Samia’s goal is to create books for children that promote life skills based on Islamic teachings, making Islam simple and relevant to modern-day challenges.