Located in the province of Makkah, Muzdalifah is the valley between Mina and Arafat covering an area of 12.25 square kilometers. After spending the day at Arafat on 9th Dhu’al Hijjah, pilgrims leave for Muzdalifah in Makkah after sunset without offering Maghrib salah. They stay the night in open-air, sleeping in the field and waking up early for fajr prayers. Pilgrims also visit the Masjid Mashar Al-Haram built here that marks the spot where Prophet (pbuh) stayed and supplicated during his farewell pilgrimage. During the farewell pilgrimage, Prophet performed Maghrib and I’sha salah together and spent the night at Masjid Mashar Al-Haram and said,