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A place of reflection

A site to reflect on the lives and sacrifice of the companions of the Prophet Muhammad PBUH. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
aaishahassim
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Durban, South Africa
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Thousands of graves

More than thousands of people are buried here including shahaba who has tried to stablish and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
725minhazu
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Medina, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A site to reflect on the lives and sacrifice of the companions of the Prophet Muhammad PBUH. The ultimate goal of every Muslim is to be buried here, and resurrected here amongst His companions on the day of Reckoning. A visit here helps the believer...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

a place which will remind you that one day all human being will die. this place had special meaning to all people as most who passed away were related to early islam.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

More than thousands of people are buried here including shahaba who has tried to stablish and promote islam.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing to see just how many people are buried there... including visitors to the country. Ladies not allowed though.... we go from the side.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

Only the elite are buried here. Some of the biggest names in history reside in this cemetery. Some estimates say over 10,000 Sahaba rest here.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 January 2019

Do not forget to make a Salam (greetings) upon your arrival to the greatest Heroes who rest in peace.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

You realize how these inhabitants gave their all for us to have a complete religion today. They were extremely blessed to have been with the Prophet. There are no markers to prevent people from doing funny things. It's open everyday after Fajr and then at...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Place where most of the Muslim fighters matry here. Very huge area. Whenever I stepped into this Baqit I felts their existence.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

Actual graveyard which existed 100 years before has been demolished so you cannot see the names or the exact location of graves of Sahaba..There are few graves which are still recognizable in Baqi. The grave of third khalifa and great sahabi Hazrat Osman ibn Affan...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

What can one say about this blessed place! A place where over 10,000 Companions of the Prophet Muhammad (upon whom be peace and blessings of the Almighty) are buried. Notable among them being the immediate family of the Prophet - his daughters Fatimah, Umm Kulthum...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Imam Malik and some Hanafi scholars, and, according to one report from Ahmad, most of the scholars hold it permissible for women to visit graves. Hadrat Abdallah ibn Abi Mulaikah (r.a.) is also reported to have said, "Once... More
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