Quba Mosque, Medina

With its shining white minarets, Quba Mosque claims the title of the oldest mosque in the world. Built by the Prophet Muhammad following his escape from Mecca during the first year of the Hijri calendar, the mosque occupies a special place in the heart of Muslim devotees. Able to accommodate 20,000 worshippers, the mosque features four soaring minarets and 56 domes. Observe the faithful make their prayers underneath the suspended chandeliers. The complex has its own commercial center with 12 shops and dozens of restrooms. Add Quba Mosque to your Medina travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Medina day trip planning site .
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  • Masjid al Quba is located near city of Medina.It is also blessed with the fact that it was the prophet Mohammad(PBUH)who put foundation stone of the masjid. According to Islamic belief if somebody off...  more »
  • Quba Mosque is the first mosque built by the Messenger. Prayer in this mosque has a privilege that will get the same reward by running the worship of ' umrah. So it is highly recommended after praying Takhiyatul Duha prayer is followed by the Mosque if the pilgrimage before the time of Zuhr.
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  • The mosque is considered one of the city's Renaissance was told that prayers tied on their prayer I would recommend going to him at dawn and sit and pray.
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