Seerah

The Praiseworthy Qualities and Character of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) Even Before Nubuwwah – The Seerah of Rasullullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) – Part Twenty

Hazrat Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) was an embodiment of compassion and love, a paragon of purity and piety and a personification of the highest levels of good character throughout his life. Even prior to being blessed with nubuwwah, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) would engage in the remembrance of Allah Ta‘ala, …

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Allah Ta‘ala Protecting the Satr of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) From Being Exposed – The Seerah of Rasullullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) – Part Nineteen

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) was divinely protected by Allah Ta‘ala from committing shirk, kufr or any type of sin, even prior to receiving nubuwwah. Even acts that were not considered as shameful acts and deeds among the people, but were not in keeping with respect, shame and dignity, Allah Ta‘ala …

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Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) Being Protected from Listening to Music and Consuming the Meat of Animals Slaughtered in the Name of Idols – The Seerah of Rasullullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) – Part Eighteen

Prior to receiving nubuwwah from Allah Ta‘ala, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) led a life of purity and piety while living in Makkah Mukarramah. He would worship Allah Ta‘ala and refrain from the customs of Jaahiliyyah. Though the shari’ah had not been revealed to him at that time, and the wrongs …

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Reconstructing the Ka’bah Shareef – The Seerah of Rasullullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) – Part Seventeen

Five years prior to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) receiving nubuwwah, when he had reached the age of thirty-five, the Quraish decided to demolish the Ka’bah Shareef and reconstruct it. The reason for the Quraish deciding to reconstruct the Ka’bah Shareef is that over the passage of time, the original structure, …

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The Children of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) Born from Hazrat Khadijah (radhiyallahu ‘anha) – The Seerah of Rasullullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) – Part Sixteen

Prior to Hazrat Khadijah (radhiyallahu ‘anha) marrying Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam), she had been married to Abu Haalah. Hazrat Khadijah (radhiyallahu ‘anha) had two children from him whose names were Hind and Haalah. Thereafter, Hazrat Khadijah (radhiyallahu ‘anha) married Ateeq bin Aa’iz and had one daughter from him whose name …

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The Title of Hazrat Khadijah (radhiyallahu ‘anha) – “At-Taahirah” (the Purest of Women) – The Seerah of Rasullullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) – Part Fifteen

Allah Ta‘ala decided that the purest of women, Hazrat Khadijah (radhiyallahu ‘anha), be chosen for Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) in marriage. She was given the title of “At-Taahirah” (the Purest of Women) in the pre-Islamic era. This was due to her being free from the evil customs and habits of …

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The Nikaah of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) to Hazrat Khadijah (radhiyallahu ‘anha) – The Seerah of Rasullullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) – Part Fourteen

When Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) returned from the trade journey to Syria with Maysarah, the slave of Hazrat Khadijah (radhiyallahu ‘anha), then Maysarah informed Hazrat Khadijah (radhiyallahu ‘anha) of the incidents that transpired with Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) during the journey. He also informed her about the statement of the …

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Second Journey to Syria and the Encounter with Nastoora, the Monk – The Seerah of Rasullullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) – Part Thirteen

When Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) reached the age of twenty-five, every home began to speak of his truthfulness and trustworthiness, and there was not a single person in Makkah Mukarramah who did not recognize him and refer to him by the title ‘Al-Ameen’ (the Most Trustworthy Person) on account of …

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The Title Al-Ameen – The Seerah of Rasullullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) – Part Twelve

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) was born in Makkah Mukarramah and lived there for fifty-three years before making hijrah to Madinah Munawwarah. During the fifty-three-year period that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) lived in Makkah Mukarramah, the people of Makkah Mukarramah had the opportunity to directly witness his blessed conduct and noble …

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Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) Grazing Goats Before Prophethood – The Seerah of Rasullullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) – Part Eleven

Just as Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) grazed goats in his childhood with his foster brothers while in the custody of Hazrat Haleemah (radhiyallahu ‘anha), similarly he also grazed goats as he grew older. Hazrat Jaabir bin Abdillah (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates, “We were once with Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam) in a …

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