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Sacred Places Of Non-Muslims

My question is about dealing with non-Muslims temples when Islam is in power. It is said in some ḥadīths that don’t destroy the old temples or prayers places of non-Muslims but when Muslims got victory over Mecca the Prophet himself destroyed the idols of many gods which were inside the Kaba. So what was the situation there and in present time what should we do with this issue?

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Did Abraham [pbuh] Worship The Heavenly Bodies?

Why did Abraham worship the moon, sun, and stars and yet not get labelled as a polytheist when if someone did that today, they would be committing shirk?

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Bowing In Front Of Ka’bah

I have two questions to ask.

1.We as a Muslim have a belief that we cannot bow down before any idol, fire etc. but what is the status of Ka’bah as it is also made of stone just like others idols. It is true that we do not bow down before anything in our prayers until and unless we are in front of ka’bah. But the basic philosophy seems to be the same. We bow down before ka’bah from far away but idea remains the same. What is then the difference between us and the followers of others religions? Does not it only mean that they bow down directly and we indirectly? They also say that we are bowing down before idol as a symbol of our respect to God. We follow the same idea. The only difference is that they bow down before many and we bow in direction of one object, ka’bah.
2. What is status of Hazrat Ibrahim regarding the incident of atish-e-namrood? Was he really thrown into fire and that fire lost its heat? Why God did not save his Prophets through normal course of action? Why God always saved the prophets through special help which is not experienced in normal circumstances? For example, Moses was saved by bisecting the river. What is the status of these supernatural incidents?
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بت شكنی

اسلام میں ہے کہ کسی کے دین کو برا نہیں کہنا چاہیے۔ میں امریکہ میں تھا وہاں ایک مسلمان سے بات ہوئی تو وہ کہنے لگا کہ پھر محمود غزنوی نے دہلی پر ١٧ بار حملہ کر کے ان کے مندر کیوں لوٹے۔ پھر اس نے کہا کہ حضرت ابراہیم نے بتوں کو توڑ کر بت پرستوں کا دل کیوں دکھایا۔ میرے پاس اس کا کوئی جواب نہیں تھا۔ اس بارے میں آپ کیا کہیں گے؟

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