Medina

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Synonyms for Medina

a city in western Saudi Arabia

the ancient quarter of many cities in northern Africa

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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud stressed the importance of careful follow-up of the work in the major expansion of the Prophet's Mosque and projects associated with the it, which all contribute to serving Islam and Muslims from around the world, as well as serving the people of the city of the Prophet (pbuh) and its visitors.
This uniqueness gives the Madinah date an advantage over other dates as they originate from the city of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) giving the Madinah dates a special status.
Madinah, Dhu-AlHijjah 26, 1435, Oct 20, 2014, SPA -- Scores of shops located in the central area surrounding the Mosque of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) in Madinah have attracted nowadays large numbers of pilgrims and visitors to the city of the Prophet, who packed up their belongings in preparation for the return to their home countries after performing this year's Hajj rituals.
Madinah, Dhu-AlHijjah 26, 1435, Oct 20, 2014, SPA -- The new Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Madinah is considered as one of the most prominent projects which was exploited by the Government of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud to support air traffic in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in general, and to facilitate the incoming and out going traffic of the pilgrims and visitors of the city of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), in particular during Hajj and Umrah seasons.
The city of the Prophet (pbuh) continued to be the capital of all charitable, social, educational and cultural activities of Muslims, even after the political capital was moved to Kufa," the former president said, adding that the current celebrations are a revival of that time.
The city of the Prophet - peace be upon him - was chosen in 2013 by the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) as the Capital of Islamic Culture.