analyses of the Prophet Muhammad’s life from the cradle time, the divine revelation and the rise of Islamic state. It shows the Prophet’s sublime characters, traditions and struggles that one can remarkably see as an ideal example of a perfect human character.
There is a nice statement worth mentioning on despotism, reasoning and free choice: “Despotism in opinion wastes the sane, and obliges the choosers”. When someone acts autocratically despite the fact of being surrounded by wise people, he will cancel their reasoning by such an act. Hence, despotism abolishes reasoning of wise people and turns the
You all remember that the Prophet Muhammad borrowed money from a Jew from the People of the Book, and to this, a narrow minded person might say: “Is it rational that the Prophet took money from a Jew, whereas he was surrounded with his companions who were ready to sacrifice their souls and hearts for
Allah the Almighty ordered Prophet Muhammad to consult his companions. Let me ask a question: Who is the Prophet Muhammad? He is the master of mankind, the most beloved creature to Allah, the one who is gifted with shrewdness, the best of Adam’s sons, the one whom revelation was descended upon, and he is the
The Opening of Mecca Not until 630 CE did Muhammad re-enter his native city Mecca, leading ten thousand people. Before entering the city, the Prophet reached Quraysh’s leader Abu Sufyan, who submitted to the Prophet’s requests to engage in no war, accept Islam, and allow this massive army to enter the city peacefully. Thus, without
As was discussed earlier, Muslims had been oppressed, humiliated, tortured, persecuted, and driven into exile. During this 13 year period, Muslims did not retaliate against the ill-treatment of Quraysh. The following critical incident, however, where Muslims attacked a caravan belonging to Quraysh, was a turning point in which a policy regarding war was established. This
Migration of the Prophet: Masterpiece of Thoughtful Planning On at least two occasions, the tribe of Quraysh planned to kill the Prophet but did not because of the fear of new bloodshed between them. Quraysh tribes, however, drew up a plan to kill the Prophet without the fear of reprisal. This proposal called for the
The close assessment of Arab tribal life during pre-Islamic era and the influence of Islam and Muhammad's humanistic behavior.
This is a difficult subject to write about. As Muslims, we can get quite emotional and sensitive about our identities. We sometimes think that our particular ‘version’ of Islam is better than others and unfortunately we can sometimes be quite narrow-minded. Often people are naïve about the vast historical, political and social stimuli that impact
Very rarely we hear positive stories of inter-religious affairs in the news nowadays. It is becoming a cultural trend that conflict and controversy drive the propaganda for the media, fuelled by politicized “religions,” and even more so between the religions of the people of the Book and Islam. Very rare is the positive coverage between
This article examines some examples of Prophet Muhammad's tolerance at the advent of Islam and during its expansion process.
Why do two or more people get into a dispute or argument? There can be several underlying causes or reasons. It usually happens when one person unintentionally wrongs or mistreats another. For example, when someone takes his/her anger and stress at uncontrollable circumstances in their lives out on an unsuspecting scapegoat, hurting the latter in
Smile as one of the behaviours Islam emphasizes on through the teaching of the Prophet Muhammad and his traditions.
The status of Women in Islam and how they are treated with kindness and gentleness during the life time of Prophet (pbuh).
Some of the Prophet Muhammad (Pbuh) qualities as a best teacher in the world, with an emphasis on his unique teaching methods and styles.
How Prophet Muhammad (Pbuh) was able to change the people’s beliefs, their behavior, their customs, and their social norms?
Prophet Muhammad's tradition and activities in the middle of the night with the emphasis on Tahajjud prayer and the calm recitation
Prophet Muhammad's tradition and activities during the night before bedtime with the emphasis on Isha' prayer
Prophet Muhammad's tradition and activities during the sunset period of the day, with the emphasis on Maghrib prayer
Prophet Muhammad's tradition and activities during the late afternoon time of the day, which included observing 'Asr prayer
When one is researching to find the best traits of an effective counselor, one may not have to go far to find the best traits was in the person of God’s last Prophet, Muhammad (peace be upon him). Naturally, a good counselor must be a living example for those around him. He embodies what he
There are many aspects of Prophet Muhammad’s (peace be upon him) personality that are not just admirable in and of themselves, but also exemplary because they highlight his great humility and approachability as a person, despite his high-ranking status as the last messenger of God, and as the indisputable leader of the Muslims. Prophet Muhammad
The article shows how Prophet Muhammad was a thankful slave to the Creator and how his appreciation traits know no limit.
Prophet Muhammad's manner with the Jewish servant explains the importance of mixing with non-Muslims and making them familiar with Islam
Part of Prophet Muhammad's manners in his relationship with people around him and his communication with them.
The preservation of environment in the traditions of the Prophet. Some tips for the believers on how to keep the nature safe.
The Prophet Muhammad's activities during the noon time including observing the noon prayer.
Part of Prophet Muhammad's tradition and activities during the late morning of the day.
After the morning prayer, people in the mosque draw closer to Prophet Muhammad (Pbuh) assembling around where he is seated. They watch him as the rising sun casts its light upon his face, which is clear and honest. Abdullah ibn Salam, a Jewish convert to Islam and companion of the Prophet, once said: “When I
Tips on Prophet Muhammad's skills in communication while considering the psychological peculiarities of the audience.
What is peace and how Islam taught the Muslim nation and the entire humanity to sustain peace in every given situation.
A brief of the Prophet Muhammad's quality in establishing a good communication and dialogue with people.
God Almighty sent Prophets to teach humankind about morality and to clarify the purpose of existence. He also sent these Prophets to create role models for men and women to emulate, to learn from their example and to aspire to be like them. As Muslims we share a common prophetic heritage with our Jewish and
Instances from the life history of the Prophet Muhammad and his services and mercy to humanity which begun from his hometown to a whole nation
The acts of mercy in the life of Prophet Muhammad from his traditions. This mercy is fulfilled for believers as well as disbelievers.
A brief lesson from the prophet's quality and kindness towards the people who opposed him and as a result humiliated him
Hospitality is a key Islamic value that was taught by the noble Prophet, Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him). Entertaining a guest hospitably is a way of showing love, kindness, and respect toward him or her. Prophet Muhammad is reported to have said, “Whoever believes in Allah and the Last Day should serve his
Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) was a compassionate man, full of love and understanding
The qualities of of Prophet Muhammad as a founder and leader of Muslim society in Madinah and beyond.
The call approach of the Prophet Muhammad in his struggle to gain people's heart towards Islam during the early stage of Islamic call.
Explaining the Forms of Allah's guidance on the Prophet Muhammad through the revelation (Wahi)
The article shows some instances from the life of Muhammad to showcase the noble Prophet's characters.
Prophet Muhammad never took revenge on anyone for personal reasons and always forgave even his firm enemies.
Learn about Muhammad's qualities as an ideal father to his children and grandchildren from his vast authentic Prophetic traditions
Among the numerous good attributes of Muhammad is his humbleness and simplicity that acquired him a high and distinguished position
The mercy of Prophet can be shown from the story of the acholic man 'Abdullah through his jovial relationship with him
Anas, a close Companion of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) reported, “A Jewish woman brought a poisoned lamb to the Prophet, and he ate of it. When the woman was brought to him, people suggested, ‘Shall we kill her?’ The Prophet said, ‘No.’ I have recognized the effects of that poisoning in
The article explains the perfection of Prophet's mercy to mankind and other creatures.
Some narrations that show the kindness and mercy of the Prophet Muhmmad upon the orphan
A glimpse to the home life of the Prophet Muhammad both in Makkah and Madinah and his noble characters with his domestic helpers
Understanding the system of Mu'akhah (brotherhood) among Muslims in Madinah and how the Prophet successfully established it.
A glimpse of the great farsighted strategic plan practiced by Muhammad in the process of building the Muslim state
The style of Prophet Muhammad's leadership and how it influences his mission in guiding the mankind to Islam
This article speaks on the exemplary life of Prophet Muhammad SAW, and how he is the embodiment of the Islamic light.
This article speaks in detail on how Prophet Muhammad SAW lived an exemplar life, his teachings and influence.
This article speaks in detail about the marital life of the Prophet, especially after his emigration to Madinah.
This article talks in details about how muslims should emulate how the Prophet SAW balanced between deen and dunya.
Like Prophet Muhammad, Jesus provided a guide on how to become decent God fearing people.
Muhammad did not learn from any religious scholar, there were no Jewish or Christian scholars in Makkah.
Prophet Muhammad’s life was an outstanding example of humility and simplicity.
In Arabic the word prophet (nabi) is derived from the word naba’ which means news.
The prophecies of Muhammad in Old testament of bible and their true fulfilment in the life of Muhammad
The prophecies of Muhammad in the new testament of Bible and their fulfilment in the life of Muhammad
The bible texts and discussions on the bible prophecies about Muhammad and their fulfilment in the real world.
Before becoming the Prophet, he was able to resolve disputes among the people- Muhammad.
The Prophet’s favorite condiments were honey, olive oil, salt, and vinegar. Their health benefits are explained in the article.
The article explains how the holy bible attends to Prophet Muhammad, his advent and message to the mankind.
The article reflects the unique legacy of Ibrahim and his sons, Mary and her son Jesus, and the legacy of Muhammad (Pbuh).
After arriving in Madinah the Prophet (Pbuh) turned his attention to cementing the ties of mutual brotherhood among the Muslims
In the early years of the Islamic call, the Prophet (Pbuh) and Muslims faced an economic and social boycott that lasted three years.
When Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) was nearly 40, he had been wont to pass long hours in retirement meditating and speculating over all aspects of creation around him. This meditative temperament helped to widen the mental gap between him and his compatriots. He used to provide himself with simple food and
The heart of one who sincerely fasts is open to the contemplation of the magnificence of the countless bounties of God
This glorious verse: “And ˹surely˺ your Lord will give so much to you that you will be pleased,” is part of the Quranic texts that was revealed to exalt the status of the Prophet (peace be upon him) in the sight of Allah as it is divergently construed by the Qur’anic exegesis. It extols the
The Prophet shared in the hardship when things were hard, and he shared in the comforts when things were plentiful
In the tenth year of Hijrah the Prophet (Pbuh) went to Makkah as a pilgrim for the last time and this is called “pilgrimage of farewell”
The article highlights some points that prove the authenticity of the Muhammad's prophethood.
Al-Israa’ and Al-Mi`raj was an honoring night journey and a blessed ascension granted to Muhammad (Pbuh) at a critical period for the nascent Islamic da`wah
The occasion of Al-Israa’ and Al-Mi`raj is really a golden opportunity to promote our love for the Prophet and our belief in his truthfulness
During the journey, the Prophet was shown Heaven and Hell and this strengthened his belief and commitment to call upon his Ummah to do deeds that lead to Heaven
Historians refer to the year of Al-israa' and Al-Mi'raj as the Year of Grief in which the Prophet lost his wife Khadijah.
Prophet Muhammad started his journey of ascension from Al-Mi`raj Rock. In company with Angel Jibreel, he reached the seventh heaven within seconds
This journey was a decisive stage of the Prophet's call in Makkah, because there were several cases of people embracing Islam..
The Ascension brought to men and jinn as a gift the essentials of Islam, including primarily the prescribed five daily prayers
Traditions relate how Halimah and her entire household were favored by good fortunes while the baby Muhammad lived under her care
Prophet Muhammad had to liberate the humanity and prove to the world that his great mission will cause a phenomenal success.
Traditional scholars divide Prophet Muhammad's life into Makkah and Madinah phases. Each phase brings forth a different aspect of his noble personality
Reviving the qualities of love and beauty in the noble life and manners of Prophet (Pbuh).
Counsel and consultation, like every good deed, were practiced by God's Messenger first within his own family, then in the wider community
The article focuses on the most important events in the life of Prophet Muhammad in Makkah from the birth to the time of migration
The article highlights hundreds of collections in the past and the present time on the Proofs of Muhammad’s Prophethood.
No person could ever equal Muhammad in generosity. He gave away things to others and felt more pleasure than those who received it.
Muslim scholars have discussed different ways to consider the Prophetic claim of Prophet Muhammad (Pbuh).
The school of Prophet Muhammad produced the most just rulers in history, This includes Umar who is one of the world’s most just.
The democracy of Islam is embodied five times a day when the peasant and king kneel side by side and proclaim: 'God Alone is Great'
The uniqueness of the Prophet Muhammad (Pbuh) is that he was not only a great person in his own time, but he is great for all times, for all people of any race, colour, nationality or geographical location.
Come on dear little child No need to cry to run and hide Just come and sit right down with me Cuddle up cosy on my knee I want to tell a tale to you Many know it – not just a few It’s a tale from long ago you see But its message rings
To arrive at a correct appraisal of the Prophet’s contribution to human thought, one has to view it in the background of the history of the world as a whole.
A number of incidents testify to the Prophet’s justice. In many of the Prophet's addresses, even in his final sermon, he (peace and blessings be upon him) stated that superiority lay not in race, but in godliness.
When the persecution of the people of Makkah against the Muslims grew intense, Allah commanded them to emigrate so that they could establish the religion of Allah in a land where they could worship Him. Allah chose Madinah as the land of Hijrah (emigration for the sake of Allah). The Messenger (peace and blessings be
The article explains some nutritional habits of the prophet (SAWS) that have substantial support in recent scientific literature.