A yurt built on a nice platform can make the difference between living in a tent and living in a home. It would be nice to multilevel platforms with yurts positioned to serve different purposes (prayer, studio, office, spare room, etc.).
About the author: Mujahid lives in the Pacific Northwest on a 40 acre community land trust dedicated to teaching people sustainable living skills. In his spare time he works to establish community land trusts by which the prayer life of Muslims is perpetually preserved.