Historical Places in Makkah

Jamarat

The Jamarat are three stone pillars which are pelted as a compulsory ritual of Hajj in emulation of the Prophet Ebrahim (a.s.).

Muzdalifah

The picture on the left is a view of Muzdalifah, where Hajj pilgrims arrive after sunset from Arafat on the 9th Dhul Hijjah (second day of Hajj).

Mount Arafah

The picture on the left shows Mount’ Arafah on the plain of Arafat. Standing at Arafat is the fundamental requirement of Hajj and pilgrims.

Mina

The picture on the left is Mina, seven kilometres east of the Masjid Haram is where Hajj pilgrims sleep overnight on the 8th, 11th, 12th

Historical Places in Madinah

Maqbaratul Baqee

The picture on the left is Maqbaratul Baqee is the main cemetery of Madinah. Buried there are many members of the Prophet’s (s.a.w.).

Masjid Quba

The picture on the left is a view of Muzdalifah, where Hajj pilgrims arrive after sunset from Arafat on the 9th Dhul Hijjah (second day of Hajj).

Mount UHUD

The picture on the left is Mount Uhud, in front of which the second battle in Islam (the Battle of Uhud) took place in 3 AH. Of this mountain

Martyrs of UHUD

The picture on the left is at the foot of Mount Uhud contains in the centre the graves of Hamza (r.a.), Abdullah bin Jahsh (r.a.) and Mus’ab bin Umair (r.a.)