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Masjid al-Qiblatain

King Faisal Road, Medina, Saudi Arabia
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Spectacular Al-Qiblatain

This visit to Madina is spectacular as it has living history of the qibla (direction for prayer... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mustafa156
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Visit to Madinah, Saudi Arabia

This ishistoric mosque where muslins were offering prayer in the direction of Aqsa Mosque but than... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Syed R
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  • Excellent81%
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  • Average3%
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“bait al” (5 reviews)
“holy kaaba” (4 reviews)
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King Faisal Road, Medina, Saudi Arabia
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"changed direction"
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"historical mosque"
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"prayer area"
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"great history"
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"historic place"
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"must visit place"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This visit to Madina is spectacular as it has living history of the qibla (direction for prayer). At first the qibla faced Jerusalem, and subsequently during the time of our beloved Prophet Mohammed (Peace and Blessings Upon Him), Allah Almighty revealed to him to change...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This ishistoric mosque where muslins were offering prayer in the direction of Aqsa Mosque but than by the orders of Allah, the direction was changed towards Makkah. While the signs for the previous direction does not exist any more, a slab high on the wall...More

Thank Syed R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the mosque where our nabi paak Pbuh was ordered to change direction when reading prayer. So there was a time when we would pray and face masjid al AQSA in Jerusalem. Here is where it all changed and moved direction towards the holy...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The mosque is well maintained, clean, impressive, hygienic clean toilets. spacious praying space and cooperative staff.

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Muslims used to pray towards Jerusalem, but at this mosque the order by God to prophet was to change towards Mecca. Thats why the name translates to (the mosque at which people prayed toward 2 points). The mosque is a small one. Nothing there just...More

Thank Hussain M
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

This masjid located in Medina Khalid Ibn Walid road used to uniquely contain two Mehrab one in the Darussalam of Bait- al -Maqdis and other towards Makah.

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

This is a historical Masjid, as it's name means having two Qilba, the one previously was directed to pray & towards Masjid Ul Aqsa - Jerusalem and the another one is now directed to pray towards Holy Qaba at Mecca. A very well maintained with...More

Thank Rupawala
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This masjid has a history and it is recommended to visit and pray in it. All visitors to Medina go there

Thank Amany R
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is the Masjid where the beloved Prophet was leading the prayer with the Sahabas and the wahee came that the Qibla (Direction of Prayer) has been changed to Kaaba from Bait Al Maqdis. And the qibla was changed during the prayer. Subhan Allah !...More

Thank Jafar S
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

The mosque is located on the north-west of the city of Medina, on Khalid bin al-Waleed road.It uniquely contained two prayer niches. When the mosque was renovated; the old prayer niche facing Jerusalem was removed, and the one facing Mecca was left.

Thank Muhammad A
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Raja Changaiz M
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Response from Adil J | Reviewed this property |
Private taxi can be hired
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Response from Yau_Kantsi | Reviewed this property |
Ah! Sorry the question is not in the language I can understand.
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