Mountain of Light, and the cave of Hira (on the hillside) - the place where according to tradition the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, the first revelation of the Quran was sent down.
Cave Mountain Saur
The cave where the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, and Abu Bakr were hiding from the Quraysh tribe for 3 days. The cave has witnessed a miracle with acacia tree, dove and cobwebs.
Mount Arafat, also known as the Mountain of Mercy, is located in 20 kilometers from Mecca. Arafat is the place, where according to the scripture, Adam and Eve met after the expulsion from Paradise.
Here were established the Hajj rites by the Prophet Ibrahim. The valley Mina is transformed into the world's largest tent city during Hajj.
The second most important mosque in Islam after the Sacred Mosque in Mecca. Place greetings to the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh).
Palm garden is one of the most important and unique natural attractions of the Medina. This is a luxurious oasis framed by high sand dunes.
The first mosque in Islamic history. It was built at the gates of the ancient Yathrib. The Prophet, peace be upon him, lived there for four days, founded a mosque during this time and made a few prayers there.
In the mountain Uhud took place one of the great battles of the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) with the Quraysh of Mecca.
The hills of Safa and Marwa
Safa and Marwa are two hills in the courtyard of the Mosque of al-Haram. One of the rites of the pilgrimage is a ritual run (sai) between the hills of Safa and Marwa.
Valley, located between the valley of Mina and Mount Arafat. Hajj pilgrims gain there small stones, which later are used in the ritual stoning of Shaitan in Mina valley.
Masjid al-Ḥarām or the Sacred Mosque is the main and largest mosques in the world. Its courtyard is the main sanctuary of Islam - the Kaaba.
Al-Juma Mosque or Friday Mosque built on the place, where the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) read the first Friday Namaz after the migration from Mecca to Medina.
Jannat Al-Baqi Graveyard is situated to the south-east of the mosque of the Prophet. In the cemetery are buried many relatives of the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) and his companions.
The mosque of the two Qiblas or Masjid Al-Qiblatayn is the only mosque in the world that has two mihrabs. One of them faced in the direction of Jerusalem and the other - to Mecca.
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