Masjid Ghamama

Local nameMasjid Ghamamah
LocationMedina, Saudi Arabia

Mosque of Al-Ghamamah is one of the oldest mosques in Medina, Saudi Arabia, located in the place believed to be where the Islamic prophet Muhammad performed an Eid prayer in the year 631. It is also narrated that Prophet Muhammad offered Salat ul-Istasqa when the city of Madina faced a shortage of rain. For a while, this mosque was closed for daily prayers because of its proximity to the Al-Masjid an-Nabawi. However quite recently it has been reopened for the worshipers for praying. Five times prayers are held in this mosque now with an internal sound system to avoid the clash of sounds from the Prophet's Mosque . The mosque is one of the historical relics of Medina.

Tags SunniMuslimPlace of WorshipHidden Gem
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Address 2479, Al Madinah Al Munawwarah 42311, Saudi Arabia

Coordinates 24°27'56.908" N 39°36'25.04" E

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