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Quraysh Polytheists Beat Abdullah Ibn Masud For Reciting The Quran

The early companions of Muhammed (p) faced all sorts of persecution. The companion of Prophet Muhammed (p), Abdullah Ibn Masud was beaten up by Quraysh for merely reciting a verse from the Quran. 1,041 more words


Quraysh Punishes Those Who Listen To Recitation Of The Quran

The early Muslims faced a lot of persecution. At times, the early Muslims were murdered for their beliefs. For example, if anyone – Muslim or non-Muslim were to get caught listening to the recitation of the Quran they were punished. 327 more words


To Makkah and back.

I’ve been meaning to post these pictures I took from our trip to Makkah and Madinah a few months ago. Going back after more than 10 years and experiencing Umrah (pilgrimage) and the Masjid An Nabawi with my kids was an amazing experience. 148 more words

Conquest of Makkah

“Indeed, the first House established for mankind was that at Makkah – blessed and a guidance for the worlds”. (Quran 3 : 96)

The Peace Treaty of Hudaibiyah was signed in the 6th year of Hijrah.

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Special treatment for pilgrims to Islam's holiest city

Saudi Arabia

TARIQ AL-THAQAFI | Published — Friday 5 January 2018


MAKKAH: More than 100 Muslim men and women pilgrims and visitors from Germany, Turkey and Europe yesterday stood in the Makkah Museum for Antiquities and Heritage to watch and listen to the story of this museum. 266 more words


Makkah Grand Mosque management to pilgrims: Don’t get carried away taking selfies

Saudi Arabia

TARIQ AL-THAQAFI | Published — Friday 29 December 2017


MAKKAH: The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Mosque and the Prophet’s Mosque urged worshippers and pilgrims not to get carried away with taking photos or selfies inside Makkah’s Grand Mosque. 225 more words


Makkah-Madinah high-speed train service start


Makkah-Madinah high-speed train service start Makkah-Madinah high-speed train service start