So, you are going to Saudi Arabia for Umrah and you are searching online what are some of the historic and sacred places we can visit along with our performing of the whole ritual, this article will help you a lot, and we will begin from the places of Makkah,
Top Places Of Makkah To Visit On Umrah
Every Muslim would love to visit the place where Allah revealed the very first verses of Quran to Messenger (P.B.U.H). The Ghar-e-Hira (cave of Hira) of the mountain is the specific place where the Holy angel Jibrael (Gabriel) AS and the Prophet Muhammad first met. Who wouldn’t love to prostrate and put his head in sajda (bow by touching the surface) where once Hazrat Muhammad (P.B.U.H) prayed.
Hajj is incomplete for those who will not visit this place during the ritual process. Each year, the millions of the pilgrims arrive here to perform the rituals of Hajj.
The sacred place of the holy graveyard where a lot of the Hazrat Muhammad (Peace be upon Him) companions from the Mecca are in peace. Also, the grave of Hazrat Khadija RA is also resting in peace in this sacred graveyard. It comes in the way of Mina and the graveyard of pious people who took a huge part in the journey to bring the glory of Islam must be on the check list of visit, while you’ll be off to the sacred city.
Top Places To Visit In Madinah On Umrah
The most sacred place after the Kabaah –Masjid-e-Nabwi is the mosque where the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) is resting in peace. Masjid-e-Nabwi was, as a matter of fact, was built by the Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) himself with the help of fellow companions.
Bir E Usman (The Well Of Uthman)
This is sacred well that belonged to the companion of Hazrat Muhammad (SAW) i.e. Hazrat Usman RA (May Allah be please with him). He bought this well from a Jew owner who sold the water of the well at very high prices. Holy Prophet (PBUH) said whoever person will buy this well from that Jew and will also give free water to the Muslims would go to heaven (Jannah) and this story describes the significance of the well.
The real house of the companion of Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) i.e. Hazrat Abu-Bakar RA (May Allah be pleased with him) is actually present in the holy city of Madinah. Now the house of the companion has been turned into a masjid (Mosque). Hazrat Abubakar was the very first person who accepted Islam as His new Faith.
Hazrat Muhammad PBUH had a companion Ali; this was his home once but is a mosque now. People who have the love for Hazrat Ali RA can visit this mosque on their Umrah ritual.
So, these are some of the places you should visit on your Umrah tour and there are many other places too that must be visited while on the sacred tour of Umrah. So if you want to visit these holy places and perform Umrah than book Our Cheapest Umrah Deals and fulfil your desires.