We have two main treasuries from which may be drawn materials for tracing the life of Mahomet and the first rise of Islam. These are the CORAN, and the TRADITIONS of the two first centuries. Two minor classes may be added, namely, contemporary documents, and Arab poetry; but these have been, for the most part, transmitted by Tradition, and may with propriety be treated as coming under the same head.
DEATH OF MOHAMMAD, ELECTION OF ABU BEKR 11 A.H. / 632 A.D. Death of Mohammed, 13 Rabi I. 11 A.H. 8th June 632 A.D. From: The Caliphate: Its Rise, Decline, […]
Background Abdullah bin Ubayy bin Salul, the leader of the slanderer spread false news that Ayesha the wife of the Holy Prophet and the Daughter of Abu Bakar had spent […]
If the Islamic concept of umma engendered resistance to the introduction of the civil-law notion of statehood and nationality after World War I, following World War II independence and partition of India and the massive migration of Muslims to Western countries necessitated a re-evaluation by Muslims generally of what constituted the Islamic Nation.
1. The capital of Himyarites was (A) Zaffar (B) Ma’arib (C) Egypt (D) Ma’an Answer: (A)
Here is an explanation of the ‘Aqeedah (Creed and Belief), of the Ahul -Sunnah wal Jamaa’ah upon the way of the jurists of the Religion: Aboo Haneefah an -Nu’maan ibn Thaabit al -Koofee, and Aboo Yoosuf Ya’qoob ibn Ibraaheem al -An saaree, and Aboo ‘Abdillaah Muhammad ibn al -Hasan ash-Shaybaanee - may Allaah be pleased with them all, and what they held as their Creed from the fundamentals of the Religion and what they held as Religion in obedience to the Lord of the creation.
Collection of religious, political, socio-cultural, and historic documents connected with Islam.
PLACE: Uranah Valley of Mount Arafat, Mecca PERIOD: During the Hajj wada [a few months before his death] of the year 632 C.E DATE: Ninth day of Dhul Hijjah, the […]