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Al 'Uyun Destination Guide

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Al 'Uyun in the region of Al Madīnah is a city in Saudi Arabia - some 447 mi (or 720 km) West of Riyadh, the country's capital.

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Current time in Al 'Uyun is now 04:02 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Riyadh" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Urwah, Tabuk, Qaba, Jeddah, Hayil or Abyar 'Ali. While being here, make sure to check out Sultanah, Sidi Hamzah and Al 'Uyun as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Clarity in Manhaj & its Effects in Calli...

01:12 min ( January 07, 2012 by ahlulsunnahwaljammah)
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This was a lecture delivered by the two noble and esteemed Shaykhs: Muhammad Ibn Ramzaan al-Haajiree and Saalih Ibn Sa'd as-Suhaymee - may Allaah preserve them both - on Tuesday, the 15th of Jumaadul-...

Al Rawdah Al Shareafah

00:37 min ( June 29, 2009 by ramyragaei)
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Vedio from inside the Rawdah at AL NABAWY Mosque showing the outsides of the grave of the best creature of Allah Prophet Mouhammed may peace be upon him and the menbar of his ( where he stood to wise ...

Madinah Knowledge Economic City (English...

08:04 min ( August 09, 2007 by madinahkec)
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Promotion video of the "Knowledge Economic City" in Madinah. Please see for further details

Alpha1Estates - Taiba Eastern Tower Mad...

06:32 min ( December 08, 2007 by Alpha1Estates)
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Alpha1Estates International (, the world's premier Islamic property company specialising in property in Makkah and Madinah, is launching a world exclusive video to celebrate Rabi...

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Interesting facts about this location

Mount Uhud

Mount Uhud is a mountain in north of Medina. It is 1,077 m high. It was the site of the second battle between Muslim and Meccan forces. The Battle of Uhud was fought on 19 March, 625, between a force from the small Muslim community of Medina, in what is now north-western Arabia, and a force from Mecca.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 24.55, 39.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of Saudi Arabia

Masjid al-Qiblatain

Masjid al-Qiblatain (المسجد القبلتین) (Mosque of the two Qiblas) is a mosque in Medina that is historically important for Muslims as the place where the Islamic prophet Muhammad, leading the prayer, is said to have been commanded to change the direction of prayer from Jerusalem to Mecca. Thus it uniquely contained two prayer niches. Recently the mosque was renovated; the old prayer niche facing Jerusalem was removed, and the one facing Mecca was left.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 24.55, 39.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Arabic architecture, Mosques in Medina


Maqbaratu l-Baqī' is a cemetery in Medina, Saudi Arabia, located to the southeast of the Masjid al-Nabawi. The mosque is built where the Islamic prophet Muhammad used to live, and is currently buried. The cemetery therefore holds much significance. It contains many of Muhammad's relatives and companions. Many traditions relate Muhammad issuing a prayer every time he passed it.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 24.55, 39.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Medina, Cemeteries in Saudi Arabia, History of Islam, Muhammad family, Shrines, Sunni cemeteries, Ziyarat

Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz Airport

Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport or Prince Mohammad Airport (alternatively "Mohammed") is a regional airport in the western Saudi city of Medina. Opened in 1974, it handles mostly domestic flights, although it has limited scheduled international services to regional destinations such as Cairo, Doha, Dubai, Istanbul and Kuwait. and It also handles charter international flights during the Hajj season. It was named after Muhammad bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 24.55, 39.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Saudi Arabia, Medina

Quba Mosque

The Quba Mosque, in the outlying environs of Medina in Saudi Arabia, is the oldest mosque in the world. Its first stones were positioned by the Islamic prophet Muhammad as soon as he arrived on his emigration from the city of Mecca to Medina and the mosque was completed by his companions. Muhammad spent more than 20 nights in this mosque (after migrating) praying qasr (a short prayer) while waiting for Ali whose house was behind this mosque.

More reading: Quba Mosque homepage
Located at 24.55, 39.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:7th-century mosques, Mosques in Medina