Below is an illustrated index of the 2 Mosaics profiled on Sacred Destinations so far. For photo credits, please see corresponding articles.
Armenian MosaicJerusalemThis beautiful mosaic with an Armenian inscription dates from the 6th century and was part of a mortuary chapel. The birds symbolize the souls of believers.
Dome of the RockJerusalemBuilt in the 7th century, this beautiful blue-and-gold shrine houses the rock from which the Prophet took his Night Journey into heaven. The rock is also associated with Abraham's near-sacrifice of Isaac.