Tomb of Prophet Mohammad Rasul ullalh (SAW)

The tomb of Prophet Mohammad (SAW) located in the south-east corner of Al-Masjid al-Nabawi in Medina, Saudi Arabia. A green colored dome built above the Prophet’s tomb this green dome was added in 1818 by the Ottoman Sultan Mahmud II and this dome first painted green in 1837. There is inner dome which is made of black stone and topped with white stone in 881H by Qaitabay.

map of medina prophet tomb
map of medina prophet tomb

Muhammad SAW grave lies in the space used by Prophet’s wife Aisha’s and his house. Mosque is adjoined During the lifetime of Muhammad SAW and its expanded in the reign on Caliph al-Walid I included the tomb in mosque.


With Mohammed’s SAW tomb the first tow Caliphs, Abu BAkr and Umar are burried next to the Prophet. Beside the tomb of Prophet and empty place is reserved for Jesus.

Prophet Muhammad’s grave is not decorated with anything it is simple 41 inches high and it is cordoned¬†with gold mesh and black curtains.

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