Discovery of oldest Qur’an fragments could resolve enigmatic history of holy text
For the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims, the idea that the Qur’an is a seventh century text disseminated by Islam’s founder, the Prophet Muhammad, is neither news, nor particularly controversial. But in ...
2 Suspects Dead After Gunfire Outside Muhammad Cartoon Exhibit
GARLAND, Texas — Two suspects were killed after they opened fire Sunday in a parking lot outside a provocative contest for cartoon depictions of the Prophet Muhammad, authorities said. Garland's city ...
Muhammad
THE COMPLETE LIFE OF PROPHET MUHAMMAD ( SAW). A MUST WATCH DOCUMENTARY FOR MUSLIMS AND VERY INFORMATIVE FOR PEOPLE WHO HAVE CONVERTED OR PLANNING TO CONVERT ...
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THE COMPLETE LIFE OF PROPHET MUHAMMAD ( SAW). A MUST WATCH DOCUMENTARY FOR MUSLIMS AND VERY INFORMATIVE FOR PEOPLE WHO HAVE CONVERTED OR PLANNING TO CONVERT ...
Muhammad
Muhammad (Arabic: محمد‎; c. 570 – 8 June 632), full name Abū al-Qāsim Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd Allāh ibn ʿAbd al-Muṭṭalib ibn Hāshim (ابو القاسم محمد ابن عبد الله ابن عبد المطلب اب...
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Year of the Elephant
The Year of the Elephant (Arabic: عام الفيل‎, ʿĀmu l-Fīl) is the name in Islamic history for the year approximately equating to 570 CE. According to Islamic tradition, it was in this year t...
Abi Mu'ayt
'Uqba b. abi Mu'ayt was a Meccan, hated by Mohammad. He fell captive to the Muslims at thebattle of Badr. Mohammad ordered him to be murdered on the way back to Medina.
Sources of Islamic law
Various sources of sharia are used by Islamic jurisprudence to elucidate the sharia, the body of Islamic law. The primary sources, accepted universally by all Muslims, are the Qur'an and Sunnah. The Q...
Sources of Islamic law - Wikipedia
Banu Awf
The Banu Awf (Arabic: بنو عوف‎, Banu ‘Awf) was one of the Jewish tribes of Arabia during Muhammad's era.The Banu Awf were an Arab tribe who wished to settle in the Jewish-ruled Tayma. The po...
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Abu Dharr al-Ghifari
Abū Dhar al-Ghifari al-Kinani ( أبو ذر الغفاري الكناني), also Jundub ibn Junādah ibn Sufian (جُندب بن جَنادة), was the fourth or fifth person converting to Islam. He belonged to the Banu Ghifar, the K...
Depictions of Muhammad
The permissibility of depictions of Muhammad in Islam has been a contentious issue. Oral and written descriptions are readily accepted by all traditions of Islam, but there is disagreement about visua...
Depictions of Muhammad - Wikipedia
List of Sahaba not giving bay'ah to Abu Bakr
This is a list of Sahaba not giving bay'ah to Abu Bakr. The Sahaba were the companions of Muhammad; bay'ah is the Islamic term for a formal oath of allegiance.
After the death of the Muhammad, Abu...
List of Sahaba not giving bay'ah to Abu Bakr - Wikipedia
Muhammad ibn Abdullah al-Aftah
Muhammad ibn Abdullah al-Aftah ibn Ja'far al-Sadiq was a figure whose existence is contested: a portion of the Fathite Shia Muslims (followers of Abdullah al-Aftah ibn Ja'far al-Sadiq), believed that ...
Al-Istibsar
Al-Istibsar is the fourth important book of Shi'a Islamic Hadith. It was written by Abu Ja'far al-Tusi.
Conquest of Mecca
Mecca was occupied by the Muslims on 11 December 629 AD (Julian), 18th of Ramadan, 8 AH in the ancient (intercalated) Arabic calendar. It was not until the Farewell Pilgrimage in AD 632 that the pra...
Ikrimah ibn Abi-Jahl
Ikrimah ibn Abi Jahl (d. 636 CE), was an important early Muslim leader and companion of Muhammad. As the son of Amr ibn Hisham, Ikrimah was at first, one of the chief Mecca opponents to Muhammad.Ikrim...
Abu Dawood
Abu Dawud Sulaymān ibn al-Ashʿath al-Azdi as-Sijistani Arabic: أبو داود سليمان بن الأشعث الأزدي السجستاني‎), commonly known simply as Abu Dawud, was a noted collector of prophetic hadi...
Abdullah, son of Masud
Abdullah ibn Masud (Arabic: عبدالله بن مسعود‎ 'abdullāh ibn mas'ūd), was a ṣaḥābī or companion of the Islamic prophet Muhammad, and an early convert to Islam after Muhammad started preaching...
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Second and third deputation with Abu Talib
Following the failed attempt from the Meccan polytheists to have those Muslims who were part of the second migration to Abyssinia expelled and handed back to their persecutors, the Meccans tried to ne...
Abd-Allah ibn Ubayy
Abd-Allah ibn Ubayy (Arabic: عبد الله بن أبي بن سلول‎, died 631), also called ibn Salul in reference to his mother, was a chief of the Arab tribe Banu Khazraj and one of the leading men of M...
Muhammad's views on Jews
Muhammad's views on Jews were demonstrated through the contact he had with Jewish tribes living in and around Medina. His views on Jews include his theological teaching of them as People of the Book (...
Utbah ibn Ghazwan
Utbah ibn Ghazwan (عُتبة بن غَزْوان) (died 639) was a well known companion of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. He was the seventh person to convert to Islam and participated in the hijra to Abyssinia, bu...
Migration to Abyssinia
The Migration to Abyssinia (Arabic: الهجرة إلى الحبشة‎ al-hijraʾilā al-hābsḥa) or the First Hijrah (Arabic: هِجْرَة‎ hijrah, or hijrat) was an episode in in the early history of Is...
Migration to Abyssinia - Wikipedia
Raid of Sa'd ibn Zaid al-Ashhali
Raid of Sa'd ibn Zaid al-Ashhali, took place in January 630 AD, 8AH, 9th month, of the Islamic Calendar, in the vicinity of al-Mushallal. Sa'd ibn Zaid al-Ashhali was sent to demolish the idols worshi...
Raid of Sa'd ibn Zaid al-Ashhali - Wikipedia
Ishma
Ishma (Arabic: اشمة‎) in Arabic means, "the acceptance of the community", used particularly in validating Muslim hadith. Ishma is regional; what is considered accepted by the community vari...
Hashim ibn Utbah
Hashim ibn Utbah bin Abi Waqas was a Muslim army commander. He was Sa`d ibn Abi Waqqas' nephew through his father, and was a Sahaba (a companions of the Prophet Mohammed). Hashim participated in the R...
Invasion of Banu Nadir
The invasion of Banu Nadir took place in August 625 AD (Rabi' al-awwal, 4 AH) The account is related in Surah Al-Hashr (Chapter 59 - The Gathering) which describes the banishment of the Jewish tribe B...
Invasion of Banu Nadir - Wikipedia
Expedition of Ghalib ibn Abdullah al-Laithi (Mayfah)
Expedition of Ghalib ibn Abdullah al-Laithi to Mayfah took place in January 629 AD,9th Month 7AH, of the Islamic Calendar.
Muhammad sent Ghalib ibn Abdullah al-Laithi as the commander of 130 men t...
Expedition of Ghalib ibn Abdullah al-Laithi (Mayfah) - Wikipedia