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Quba Mosque

King Faisal Road, Medina, Saudi Arabia
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Ranked #2 of 14 Attractions in Medina
Type: Religious Sites
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

I prayed Juma'a prayer in it, in the first day for me in Madina it was not as my plan, but I felt it's better like that. after I finished I found some people selling dates, mints, toys and hand made staff, they were all great.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

An important place to include in your visit to Madina--The Mosque is about 3-5 kilometers far from the prophet's mosque. It is said to be the first mosque the prophet visited when he arrived to Madina from Makkah.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The Quba Mosque in the outlying environs of Medina in Saudi Arabia, is one of the oldest mosque in the world. Its first stones were positioned by the Islamic prophet Muhammad as soon as he arrived on his emigration from the city of Mecca to Medina. i enjoy visit this mosque when i was in umrah. Quba is the place... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Great feeling and spirituality. Very limited parking areas so try to avoid traffic time which is usually at Asr prayers.

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Jhb
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Visited this mosque twice. Once in Ramadan 2014 and now during my hajj trip. Performing slash here when leaving your home or hotel in wudu is equivelant to performing umrah.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Quba Mosque is the oldest mosque in the world. Its first stones wew positioned by Prophet Mohammad (SA) as soon as he arrived on his emigration from the city of Mecca to Medina. Mohammad (SA) spent more than 20 nights in this mosque. According to Islamic tradition, offering two rakat of nafl prayers in the Quba Mosque is equal to... More

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Muscat, Oman
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This the first mosque in the history of islam , and the first large one that you see when you enter medinah if you came by road from Mekkah. The latest renovation was a total rebuild and happened in the 90s so the current mosqoue is quite large in size and has very good ablution facilities. The architecture is not... More

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karachi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This is the first Masjid in Islam. It has a unique feature which is if we perform 2 nafil rakat of prayers then it is like to perform an Umrah, according to Hadees by Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) (GOD forbidden me if i was wrong).

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

A must visit for anyone who comes to Madinah. There will always be plenty of visitors at any time yet I feel very calm in this place. We made a brief stop just long enough for the people in our group to perform the 2 rakaat solat.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

It's a must do while touring Al Madina, it's the first mosque to be ever built, it's also huge and has got nice interior to it, it's around 10-15 minutes drive from the center

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