5 facts about Maymoonah R.A and her grave

Hazrat Maymoona رضي الله عنها was the last wife of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ. She passed away in Makkah, and her grave location is also there.

Her name was “Barrah”

She was the daughter of Harith-bin-Hazan, and her original name was ‘Barrah.’ However, Prophet Muhammad ﷺ called her Maymoona, which meant “The Blessed one.” 

Marriage Proposal

As a part of the signing of the treaty of Hudaibiyah, when Prophet Muhammad ﷺ when to Makkah to perform Umrah, Maymoona bint Al-Harith رضي الله عنها proposed him, which he accepted. She became the 11th and the last wife of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ.

  • Prophet Muhammad’s age on 10th marriage: 60 years.
  • Age of Maymoona رضي الله عنها on marriage: 35 years.

It was her 3rd marriage

Maymoona bint Al-Harith رضي الله عنها was married twice before she got married to Prophet Muhammad ﷺ

Prophet Muhammad ﷺ wanted to live with her in Makkah after performing Umrah, but the problems with Quraish had not been resolved at that time, and hence they did not let Prophet Muhammad ﷺ stay in Makkah.

Maymoona bint Al-Harith رضي الله عنها led a responsible life as the wife of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ and did not give up in the hardest of times.

She was the wisest among wives

The character of Maymoona bint Al-Harith رضي الله عنها. can be outlined by Aisha رضي الله عنها statement which says that Maymoonah was the most pious and the most mindful of her family and relatives among the Prophet’s wives.

The resting place of Maymoona bint Al-Harith رضي الله عنها one of the wives of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ. ‎It is in a locality named Sarif, around 20 km from Makkah.
The resting place of Maymoona bint Al-Harith رضي الله عنها one of the wives of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ. ‎It is in a locality named Sarif, around 20 km from Makkah.

Hazrat Maymoona Grave location

Hazrat Maymoona bint Al-Harith رضي الله عنها died at the age of 80, and she was the last of the wives of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ to die in 61 Hijri. She died and got buried in Makkah.

The grave of Hazrat Maymoona bint Al-Harith رضي الله عنها is located on Hijrah road, around 20 kilometers from Makkah in Sarif locality. Many pilgrims visit the grave of their mother to pray for Fateha.

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