Tag: Madinah

Countering Lies On The Banu Qaynuqa Incident

Salam Zaid I have decided to take on “The Religion Of Peace” (TROP) website, which is owned by a Christian missionary by the name of Glen Roberts. I want to dedicate a series of articles to refute their so called responses to DTT (discover the truth site). Glen Roberts made several poor and very badly… Read More ›

Muhammed A Mercy: Analysing Dogs Killed In Madinah

Kaleef K. Karim 1. Introduction 2. Hadith On Dogs Killed 3. The Understanding From Scholars On The Hadith 4. Prohibition Of killing Animals Who Are Harmless 5. Harming animals Forbidden (Haram) 6. The Command To Be Good To Animals 7. Conclusion 1. Introduction Prophet Muhammed and dogs have been an ongoing topic among Muslim scholars for centuries…. Read More ›

Jewish Scholar Praises Prophet Muhammed’s “Tolerant, Considerate Behaviour Towards Jews”

Jewish Scholar Praises Prophet Muhammed’s “Tolerant And Considerate Behaviour Towards Jews” A Jewish scholar, Dr. Israel Welphenson, reviews one of the conquest’s of Khaybar, refers how the Muslims, Prophet Muhammed showed magnanimous treatment of the Jews, 1400 years ago: “The event shows what a high regard the Prophet had for their scriptures. His tolerant and… Read More ›

“Precise Surah Is Revealed And Fighting Is Mentioned…” – Surah 47:20-21

Background Early Madinan verse. Analysing Verses 47:20 Those who believe say, “Why has a surah not been sent down? But when a precise surah is revealed and fighting is mentioned therein, you see those in whose hearts is hypocrisy looking at you with a look of one overcome by death. And more appropriate for them… Read More ›

Jihad: “They Would Go Forth In Allah’s Cause…” Quran 24:53 – 55

Background These verses were revealed in Madinah (Mawdudi and Dr. Muhammad Asad). Analysing Verses 24:53 And they swear by Allah their strongest oaths that if you ordered them, they would go forth [in Allah’s cause]. Say, “Do not swear. [Such] obedience is known. Indeed, Allah is Acquainted with that which you do.” 24:55 Allah has… Read More ›

The Hypocrites: Quran 63:1-4

Background These verses speak about the hypocrites who resided in Madinah, in the life-time of Prophet Muhammed (p). These people would outwardly look like they’re part of the Muslim community. But in reality they were the real enemies who wanted to destroy Islam and the Muslims. And would do anything in their path to side… Read More ›

“Accursed, They Will Be Seized Wherever Found And Slain…” – Surah 33:61

Background These verses speak about the hypocrites who resided in Madinah. The hypocrites were never touched, they were only retaliated against as a result of the ongoing opposition, aggression, and treachery (Tanwir al-Miqbas min Tafsir Ibn ‘Abbas) and back-stabbing the Muslims. They proclaimed to be Muslims but in reality they were closer to the disbelievers…. Read More ›

“Those Who Emigrated For The Cause Of Allah And Then Were Killed…” – Surah 22:58

Analysing Verses 22:58 And those who emigrated for the cause of Allah and then were killed or died – Allah will surely provide for them a good provision. And indeed, it is Allah who is the best of providers. 22:60 That [is so]. And whoever responds [to injustice] with the equivalent of that with which… Read More ›

“It Is Not For The Believers To Go Forth To Battle All At Once…” – Quran 9:122

Background This verse was revealed concerning the expedition to Tabuk (Tafsir ibn Kathir and Ibn Juzayy). For more information why the expedition of Tabuk took place, please read the following article for its historical context: “Answering Jihad: ‘Fight Against Those Who Do Not Believe’ – Quran 9:29“. Analysing Verse “And it is not for the… Read More ›

Battle Of Tabuk: Quran 9:81-88

Background These verses relate to when the Muslims went out to the expedition Tabuk expedition (Tafsir al-Jalalayn, Tanwir al-Miqbas min Tafsir Ibn ‘Abbas, Tafsir Ibn Kathir and Ibn Juzayy). Wherein the Muslims had to face a large army of the Byzantine (Roman) empire who had assembled in order to attack the Muslim community: ‘Answering Jihad:… Read More ›