Birth Place of The Holy Prophet The Holy Prophet (peace be upon him) was born on the early morning of Monday the 12th of Rabi-ul-Awwal (April 3rd, 571 AD) in Makkah. He was named Muhammad (the Praised one, peace be upon him) by his grand-father Abdul Muttalib. The ravages of time have destroyed the original building but the place is the same where stood Abdullah’s house the father of the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him), who belonged to the family of Hashim the noblest tribe of the clan of Quresh.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This was converted into a library by the Saudis: And here is what the library looks like from inside:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Previously, there was a small Masjid built by the Ottomans on its place along with a dome and a small minaret:

 

Birth Place of Prophet Muhammad

Posted by Yaqoob Travel & Tours on Saturday, May 13, 2017