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CAVE HIRA


Cave Hira also known a Gaar-e-Hira where Prophet Muhammad (May Allah honour Him and grant Him peace) used to meditate. He used to worship the same way as Prophet Ibrahim (Peace be upon Him).

 

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Introduction

It is situated on Mount “Jabal an Noor” three miles from Makkah in the region of Saudi Arabia formerly known as Hijaaz. It has 12 feet height and 5.3 feet wide.

 

Significance

Prophet Muhammad (May Allah honour Him and Grant Him peace) received his first revelation of Qur’an. Surah Alaq 96: 1-5, in this cave.

 

References

Ar Raheeq al Maktum (The sealed Nectar)

http://www.kalamullah.com/Books/Ar-Raheeq%20Al-Makhtum.pdf

 

 

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