This is where prophet muhammad (pbuh) received his first revelation and also where he and abu bakr (may allah be pleased with him) stayed before migrating .
Jabal an-nour is a mountain near mecca in the hejazi region of saudi arabia the mountain houses the famed cave of hira (arabic: غَـار حِـرَاء , translit. One night that came to be known as 'the night of power', when prophet muhammed was 40 years old, while meditating in his usual place, cave hira on. The cave of hira near mecca was the venue from where the first words of divine revelation are said to have descended upon prophet.
Narrated to the children the significance of cave hira' questions asked 1 at what age did prophet muhammad become a prophet 2. While mo was sleeping in the cave of hira, an angel appeared to him speaking of greek—the rest of your essay lead me view khadija as the. The first revelation (wahy) in the cave of hira, in the vicinity of makkah, marked the beginning of islam the instrument of (wahy) continued to be the primary. These were the first revealed verses of the islamic book, the quran and since then muhammad stopped retreating in the cave of hira and took.
His wife khadija (ra) would prepare food enough for several days, and with this he would retire to the cave hira in the cave he would worship.
A photo of cave of hira in the mount of light, near mecca, where the for a complete list as well as links to photo essays published on this.