Earth's Sacred Wonders

The Night of Power at Al Aqsa

Clip: Episode 1 | 2m 55s | Video has closed captioning.

Hundreds of thousands of worshippers flock to Al Aqsa in Jerusalem to pray on the Night of Power near the end of Ramadan. It's the holiest date in the Muslim calendar and the busiest night of the year at Al Aqsa. The volunteer paramedics of the Red Crescent treat a steady stream of casualties, many of them with injuries caused by overcrowding.

Aired: 03/25/20

Rating: TV-G

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