A Mountain That Witnessed a History

A Mountain That Witnessed a History

Mount Uhud is a mountain north of Medina. It is 1077m (3533ft) high. It witnessed the second battle between Muslims and Quraish forces.

The Battle of Uhud was fought on 19 March, 625 AD, between a force from the small Muslim community of Medina, in what is now north-western Arabia, and a the force of Quraish from Mecca.

The Cave of First Islam Revelation

The Cave of First Islam Revelation

the Cave of Hira is a talus cave about 3 kilometers (2 mi) from Mecca, on the mountain named Jabal al-Nour in the Hejaz region of present-day Saudi Arabia.

It is notable for being the location where Muslims believe Mohammed piece be upon him received his first revelations and where the Quran was first revealed, from GOD through the angel Gabriel

The Beginning of a New Saudi Era

The Beginning of a New Saudi Era

Diriyah is a town located on the north-western outskirts of the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Diriyah was the original home of the Saudi royal family, and served as the capital of the Emirate of Diriyah under the first Saudi dynasty from 1744 to 1818.

Imam Turki bin Abdullah shifted from Diriyah to Riyadh as the new headquarters of his Government in 1240 AH/1824 CE