There are 161 articles

  • Suhayl bin ‘Amr negotiates with the Messenger of Allah - I

    The Al-Hudaybiyah Peace Treaty When news of the Ridhwaan Pledge reached the Quraysh, and its chiefs realized the determination of the Messenger of Allah  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allaah exalt his mention ) to fight, they delegated Suhayl bin ‘Amr along with a group of their men to negotiate with the Prophet  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allaah exalt his mention ). As he saw him.. More

  • Eliminating Instigators Against the Islamic State - II

    The books of prophetic biography mentioned the names of the members of the expedition of ‘Abdullaah bin ‘Ateek, may Allah be pleased with him, as follows: Mas‘ood bin Sinaan, ‘Abdullaah bin Unays, Abu Qataadah: Al-Haarith bin Rib‘i, and Khuzaa‘i bin Aswad. This expedition includes many lessons to be learned: 1-.. More

  • Eliminating Instigators Against the Islamic State - I

    First: The expedition of ‘Abdullaah bin ‘Ateek to assassinate Salaam bin Abu Al-Huqayq Abu Raafi‘ Salaam bin Abu Al-Huqayq was from the Jews of Banu An-Nadheer who frequently instigated people against the Islamic state. He assigned a great reward for Ghatafaan and the surrounding Arab Mushrik (pagan) tribes if they waged war against.. More

  • The Prophet Marries Zaynab bint Jahsh - II

    (Continued) Fourth: The Wisdom behind the marriage of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, to Zaynab, may Allah be pleased with her Adoption was a deep-seated tradition that was not easy to overcome and nor was it easy to eliminate its bad consequences. It was effective during the early days of Islam in Makkah and at the beginning of.. More

  • The Prophet Marries Zaynab bint Jahsh - I

    The poets among the Companions played a vital role in Jihaad by composing magnificent poems in which they recorded the situations and incidents facing the Muslims in the Battle of the Trench. These had a massive psychological and social impact, and bring to light the great benefits of such action. The incidents mentioned in this article and subsequent.. More

  • The Help of Allah Arrives - II

    Investigating the Confederates’ Escape The Messenger, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, kept abreast of the news of the confederates and wanted to closely investigate their situation, so he said: “The man who brings me the news of the enemy shall be ranked with me on the Day of Judgment by Allah [the Glorious and Exalted].” [Muslim].. More

  • A Background to the Battle of Al-Ahzaab (the Confederates) - II

    (Continued) Third: The Care Given by the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, to the Internal Front 1- When the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, learnt that the army of the confederates was coming and he intended to set out to meet them, he commanded that the Muslim women and children should be placed in the fort of the Banu.. More

  • The Help of Allah Arrives - I

    The Earnest Supplication of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, and the Attainment of Victory The Messenger, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, was constantly imploring Allah The Almighty, supplicating to Him and seeking relief from Him, especially in his battles. The Muslims, who were in great distress, asked him for something to.. More

  • An Aggravation of the Muslims’ Affliction -I

    Although the Muslims took every precaution to secure their internal front and defend Islam and Madeenah against the advancing army of confederates, the established way of Allah on earth requires that victory should be preceded by suffering and ease by adversity, and the more victory draws closer, the more trial and testing increase in intensity. However,.. More

  • An Aggravation of the Muslims’ Affliction - II

    The Messenger of Allah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, negotiated with them over his offer to make a separate peace treaty with Ghatafaan. The agreement draft included the following articles: a- A separate peace treaty shall be signed between the Muslims and the Ghatafaan tribe whose forces form a part of the armies of confederates. b- Ghatafaan.. More

  • A Background to the Battle of Al-Ahzaab (the Confederates) - I

    First: The Date of the Battle and Its Causes 1- The Date of the Battle According to the majority of prophetic biography and battle historians, the Battle of Al-Ahzaab took place in the month of Shawwaal, in the fifth year of Hijrah (emigration). Al-Waaqidi, may Allah have mercy upon him, said, “It was on Tuesday the eighth of Thul-Qa‘dah.. More

  • The Hypocrites’ Attempt to Defame the Prophet-The Incident of Slander - II

    4- The Messenger of Allah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, asking ‘Aa’ishah, may Allah be pleased with her, about the accusation No revelation regarding my case came to him for a month. The Messenger of Allah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, recited the Shahaadah [None has the right to be worshipped but Allah, and Muhammad is.. More

  • The Hypocrites’ Attempt to Defame the Prophet-The Incident of Slander - I

    It was during this battle that the hypocrites fabricated the Incident of Slander after the failure of their first attempt to arouse the haughtiness of Jaahiliyyah (pre-Islamic ignorance). The Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, and his household were afflicted with this great ordeal that was intended to defame the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi.. More

  • The Battle of Thaat Ar-Riqaa’ - II

    (Continued) Third: The courage of the Messenger of Allah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, and his treatment of Jaabir bin ‘Abdullaah 1- The courage of the Messenger of Allah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam: It was narrated on the authority of Jaabir bin ‘Abdullaah, may Allah be pleased with him, that he said, When the Messenger.. More

  • The Battle of Thaat Ar-Riqaa’ - I

    First: Its date, its causes, and why it was named “Thaat Ar-Riqaa’” Historians of prophetic biography and battles have differed regarding the date of this battle. Al-Bukhari, may Allah have mercy upon him, was of the opinion that it was after the Battle of Khaybar. Ibn Is’haaq, may Allah have mercy upon him, was of the opinion.. More