Tag: Arabia

Holy Ground: Jews And Christians Expelled From Arabia?

Holy Ground: Jews And Christians Expelled From Arabia? We wrote not long ago on the Hadith where it is presumed by some that Prophet Muhammad (p) and Umar Ibn al-Khattab wanted to ‘expel all Christians and Jews from Arabia’, as a result of their beliefs. In the article we showed that this was a wrong… Read More ›

Did Jews Get Expelled From Arabia?

Kaleef K. Karim & Aliyu Musa Misau This article examines an incident that occurred at the time of Caliph Umar ibn Khattab (ra), concerning the expulsion of Jews from the Hejaz region. “It has been narrated by ‘Umar b. al-Khattib that he heard the Messenger of Allah say: I will expel the Jews and Christians from… Read More ›

Eight Men From Ukil Savagely Killed A Shepherd And Robbed Him

The eight men from Ukil (Ukl) and Urainah tribes came to the Prophet and found the climate in Madinah unpleasant (unsuitable), hence they asked the Prophet (p) to provide them some milk. The Prophet sent them to one of his shepherds where they were fed well and when they became full, they attacked the shepherd,… Read More ›

Why Abu Sufyan Was Ordered To Be Killed…

The Prophet ordered the killing of Abu Sufyan (ra) because he was an arch-enemy of the Muslims. He persecuted and killed many Muslims. The Prophet dispatched a few companions to kill him, but the mission failed. But on their way to Abu Sufyan (ra), there were clashes between the Prophet’s companions and some idolaters who… Read More ›

Jewish Tribe Banu Qurayza – [Part 2]

Islamic Scholar, Shaykh Allamah Shibli Nomani As already related the Prophet (p), when he first settled at Medina, had patched up treaties with the Jews and guaranteed peace and full freedom of life, property and conscience. But when the Quraish wrote to them a threatening and inciting letter, they turned treacherous. The Holy Prophet (p)… Read More ›

Why Were Salamah And Talhah Khuwalid Killed?

Historical evidences show they were warmongers. They wanted to go to war against the Muslim community: Ṣafī al-Raḥman Mubarakfuri: THE ABI SALAMAH MISSION The first people to take up arms against the Muslims in the aftermath of Uhud were Banu Asad bin Khuzaimah. Information was reported in Madinah that Talhah and Salamah, sons of Khuwalid… Read More ›

Quran 9:123 – ‘Fight Those Of The Unbelievers Who Are Near To You…’

Quran 9:123 – “O you who believe! fight those of the unbelievers who are near to you and let them find in you hardness.” Commentary on the Quran, Tanwir al-Miqbas min Tafsir Ibn Abbas mentions (below) that the above verse was revealed in order to fight the enemy, Banu Qurayza, a Jewish tribe who lived in… Read More ›

Men ripped off woman’s clothes in bathroom, Abu Dhabi court hears

By Haneen Dajani   ABU DHABI // Three men allegedly attacked a man who was on a date with a woman, then dragged her to the bathroom and ripped off her clothes. The Criminal Court heard brothers J M and B M and their friend R M, all Emiratis, were staying at the Grand Millennium Al Wahda Hotel… Read More ›