ahl ul-Bayt Enclave (Graves of ahl-ul Bayt Enclave)

ahl ul-Bayt graves enclave is a octagonal wall enclosure where according to Islamic Traditions, a few of the ahl ul-Bayt (members of Prophet Muhammad's family) are believed to be buried. The enclave is located a towards the north-east a few yards from the main western entrance. This enclave includes the graves of

Fatima bint Muhammad
Abbas bin abi Talib
Imam Jaffar Sadiq
Imam Muhammad Baqir
Imam Zain ul-'Abideen
Imam Hassan ibn 'Ali

circa 650 CE

Aerial view of ahl ul-Bayt Graves Enclave

Aerial view of the ahl ul-Bayt graves enclave in in Baqi ul-Gharqad from south-western flank.

circa 650 CE

ahl ul-Bayt Graves Enclave

Panoramic street level view of the ahl ul-Bayt graves enclave in Janant ul-Baqi cemetery.

circa 650 CE

The Grave of 'Abbas ibn 'abd ul-Muttalib

The grave on the right is the grave of 'Abbas, paternal uncle of Prophet Muhammad.

circa 650 CE

The grave of Fatima Bint Muhammad

The grave of Fatima is located on the northern flank of the enclave.

circa 650 CE

The graves of Imam Jaffar, Imam Baqir, Imam Zain, Imam Hassan

The other graves within the enclave are those of (left to right): Imam Jaffar Sadiq, Imam Muhammad Baqir, Imam Zain ul-'Abideen, Imam Hassan ibn 'Ali.

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