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Quba Mosque, Medina

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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. Plan to see Quba Mosque and other attractions that appeal to you using our Medina vacation planner.
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  • It is the oldest Islamic mosques Apsis mosque and ordered its construction Prophet Mohamed Allah bless him and when he emigrated to Madinah Islamic Allah mentions beautiful told him and his years of your arrival to this mosque feel psychic comfort and contentment of analog parts.
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  • The historical significance of Quba Mosque is enough of a reason to go visit it. Architecturally, it is beautiful and has a very peaceful ambience despite the hordes of people visiting at any time of ...  more »
  • Pilgrims visit the mosque to pray two Rakaat, Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings be with, said the pray two Rakaat in the Quba Mosque is equal to an Omra
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