Entrance to the Cave of Hira

Illustration

Syed Muhammad Khan
by User Nazli
published on 17 November 2019
Entrance to the Cave of Hira

The entrance to the Cave of Hira, a holy site for Muslims located in Jabal al-Nour, a mountain near Mecca. According to Islamic tradition, the Cave of Hira is where Prophet Muhammad received his first revelation in 610 CE.

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