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Amazing to see just how many people are buried there... including visitors to the country. Ladies... read more

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Thousands of graves

Only the elite are buried here. Some of the biggest names in history reside in this cemetery. Some... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Amazing to see just how many people are buried there... including visitors to the country. Ladies not allowed though.... we go from the side.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only the elite are buried here. Some of the biggest names in history reside in this cemetery. Some estimates say over 10,000 Sahaba rest here.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do not forget to make a Salam (greetings) upon your arrival to the greatest Heroes who rest in peace.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You realize how these inhabitants gave their all for us to have a complete religion today. They were extremely blessed to have been with the Prophet. There are no markers to prevent people from doing funny things. It's open everyday after Fajr and then at...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Place where most of the Muslim fighters matry here. Very huge area. Whenever I stepped into this Baqit I felts their existence.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mike1267
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Actual graveyard which existed 100 years before has been demolished so you cannot see the names or the exact location of graves of Sahaba..There are few graves which are still recognizable in Baqi. The grave of third khalifa and great sahabi Hazrat Osman ibn Affan...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

What can one say about this blessed place! A place where over 10,000 Companions of the Prophet Muhammad (upon whom be peace and blessings of the Almighty) are buried. Notable among them being the immediate family of the Prophet - his daughters Fatimah, Umm Kulthum...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

A place to reflect the dead or soon we will be dead. Women not allow inside the Baqi. The cemetery was mark only with stone.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Timbermad
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

It’s good to visit the grave as a remembrance that all of us is to die. Adjacent or near to the Masjid AlNabawi. Just a walk distance from the said masjid.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kizomama K
Reviewed 26 November 2018

This place is a 30 second walk from Riaz ul Jannah and is mostly opened after Fajr & Asr for 2 Hours and 1 Hour respectively. It has all the graves of Caliphs. However womens arent allowed inside.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Imam Malik and some Hanafi scholars, and, according to one report from Ahmad, most of the scholars hold it permissible for women to visit graves. Hadrat Abdallah ibn Abi Mulaikah (r.a.) is also reported to have said, "Once... More
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