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Al Ju'ranah in the region of Makkah is a town in Saudi Arabia - some 481 mi (or 774 km) South-West of Riyadh, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Al Ju'ranah is now 10:40 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Riyadh" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Az Zaymah, Saula, Mina, Mecca, Jeddah or Al Khadra. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . 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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01:32 min ( May 18, 2011 by albiqami)
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History of Islam in Urdu

59:12 min ( May 22, 2011 by a2amali)
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This video covers the time from Hazrat Adam to our Prophet Muhammed. Presented by Madinah Al-Munawwarah Research & Studies Centre


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Stanmore: The Thundering Truth

09:12 min ( February 12, 2011 by GoldenHaqq)
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Dear respected viewers and callers to truth and freedom: The man that Usama Abdulghani is talking about, Shaykh Akram al-Majid, is the first teacher to embrace our Shuyukh (scholars) and all our stude...


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Interesting facts about this location

Hira

Hira or the Cave of Hira (غار حراء Ġār Ḥirāʾ ) is a cave about 2 mi from Mecca, on the mountain named Jabal al-Nour in the Hejaz region of present day Saudi Arabia. The cave itself is about 12 ft in length and 5 ft 3 in in width. It is notable for being the location where Muslims believe Muhammad received his first revelations from God through the angel Jabril, also known as Gabriel to Christians.

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Located at 21.56, 39.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Genes mutated in mice, Geography of Saudi Arabia

Al-Safa and Al-Marwah

Al-Safa and Al-Marwah (Safa and Marwah) are two small mountains now located in the Masjid al-Haram in Mecca, Saudi Arabia between which Muslims travel back and forth seven times during the ritual pilgrimages of Hajj and Umrah.

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Located at 21.56, 39.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Hajj, Islamic pilgrimages, Mecca

Ajyad Fortress

The Ajyad Fortress was an Ottoman citadel which stood on a hill overlooking the Grand Mosque of Mecca, in what is now Saudi Arabia. Built in the late 18th century, it was destroyed by the Saudi government in 2002 for commercial development of the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, sparking global outcry.

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Located at 21.56, 39.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Mecca, Demolished buildings and structures, Former fortresses, Forts in Saudi Arabia, Infrastructure completed in 1781, Ottoman fortifications

Black Stone

The Black Stone is the eastern cornerstone of the Kaaba, the ancient stone building toward which Muslims pray, in the center of the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. It is revered by Muslims as an Islamic relic which, according to Muslim tradition, dates back to the time of Adam and Eve. The stone was venerated at the Kaaba in pre-Islamic pagan times. It was set intact into the Kaaba's wall by the Islamic prophet Muhammad in the year 605 A.D. , five years before his first revelation.

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Located at 21.56, 39.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Hajj, Islamic pilgrimages, Kaaba, Mecca, Sacred rocks, Stones

Mount Arafat

Mount Arafat or Mount Arafah is a granite hill east of Mecca. It is also known as the Mount of Mercy (Jabal ar-Rahmah). The hill is the place where the Islamic prophet Muhammad stood and delivered the Farewell Sermon to the Muslims who had accompanied him for the Hajj towards the end of his life. It reaches about 70 m in height. According to Islamic tradition, it was on Mount Arafah that prophet Muhammad said his last speech.

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Located at 21.56, 39.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Hajj, Mecca, Mountains of Saudi Arabia