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Jabal-al-noor (Mountain of Light)

What3words: Totals.cave.junior, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
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Quite an Experience

Its nice to see the height and might of the mountain and imagine the Prophet SAW go there often

Reviewed 17 April 2012
Thakurs
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Istanbul, Turkey
hera mountatin

this is the mountain where angel gibrail reveled koran to our last prophet. it is around 5000 ft... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2012
faisal a
,
riyadh
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In the Muslim religion, Muhammad received his first revelation from God on this mountain.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“steep climb” (5 reviews)
“hour climb” (4 reviews)
“small cave” (4 reviews)
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What3words: Totals.cave.junior, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 17 April 2012

Its nice to see the height and might of the mountain and imagine the Prophet SAW go there often

7  Thank Thakurs
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Reviewed 10 April 2012

this is the mountain where angel gibrail reveled koran to our last prophet. it is around 5000 ft hight from the sea level.

5  Thank faisal a
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Reviewed 6 April 2012

it is around 4km far from holy haram, this is the place where the holy koran was revealed to our last prophet.

5  Thank mohammed a
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Reviewed 4 April 2012

it is good if you can make to jabal-al noor,but consider the weather,you have to go in the evening

5  Thank fazilm
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Reviewed 3 April 2012

it is a holy place where 1st verse of Quran reveil to prophet mohammed (saw ) so Allah has choose this place

1  Thank Qureshi Y
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Reviewed 2 April 2012

this Mountain is one of the nearst mountain to All Muslims who can come to Makkah because at this place was the noor(light) of the Resala at the first time>

Thank Wahidhf
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Reviewed 16 March 2012

Ghar e Hira (Hira cave) is located on Jabal Al Noor. Prophet Miuhammad (Peace be upon him) used to travel in his youth and spend time at the cave. It takes 20 to 30 minutes by walk to reach here. This makes us to remember...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2012

Jabal-al-noor literally translate to mean the Hill of Illumination or Mountain of Light. This a prime tourist attraction and sightseeing in Mecca is incomplete without a trip to the Jabal-al-noor. The first light of Prophet Muhammad's message was received here with the first revelation in...More

1  Thank PrestonGuild
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Reviewed 21 February 2012

It was nice to see what the prophet used to see from above such a landscape. it was amazing. though exhausting to climb up.

2  Thank Muhammad A
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Reviewed 21 February 2012

This the place to remind us of the good old days , A quick trip into the past . Your family will be taught a great lesson of our great prophet ( Mohamad Peace be upon him ) . You have to be physically fit...More

10  Thank M O
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Stephen W
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Response from mdkhaleel | Reviewed this property |
You can definitely visit not only this place but also the best & sacred & blessed places on earth, Grand Mosques of Mecca & Madinah and no force on earth can prevent you from this, provided you believe in one & only Creator... More
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Response from Shaltoni | Reviewed this property |
They will inshalah just name sure to start early and take water plus camera so you film your journey and never need to return.
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