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The prophet’s daughtor: Fatimah

January 14, 2012


Fatimah was the fifth child of Muhammad and Khadijah. She was born at a time when her noble father had begun to spend long periods in the solitude of mountains around Makkah, meditating and reflecting on the great mysteries of creation. This was the time, before the Bithah, when her eldest sister Zaynab was married […]


January 9, 2012


Of the Prophet’s wives in Medina, (may Allah be pleased with all of them), it is clear that it was A’isha that he loved the most: From time to time, one or another of his Companions would ask him who it was that he loved the most, and the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah […]

Khadijah bint Khuwaylid

December 27, 2011


Narrated Abu Hurairah: Jibril (Gabriel) came to the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) and said: “O Allah’s Messenger! This is Khadijah, coming to you with a dish having meat soup (or some food or drink). When she reaches you, greet her on behalf of her Lord (Allah) and on my behalf, and give […]

Women’s rights in Islam

December 26, 2011


The issue of women in Islam, is topic of great misunderstanding and distortion due partly to a lack of understanding, but also partly due to misbehavior of some Muslims which has been taken to represent the teachings of Islam. We speak here about what Islam teaches, and that is that standard according to which Muslims […]

The Prophet’s Mother: Aminah

December 19, 2011


The womb of Aminah bint Wahb was certainly the noblest and the most honourable of all the wombs. It was in a womb that noble foetus (of Allah’s Messenger) settled. This seed has been moving from loins of men, generation after generation until Allah in His Divine wisdom decreed that it moved to ‘Abdullah ibn […]

5 hadiths about women

December 18, 2011


The Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wassallam) said: 1. “ The whole world is a provision, and the best object of benefit of the world is the pious woman.”  —(Hadith – Muslim, #3465 ) 2. “The best among you is the one who is the best towards his wife”  —Tirmidhi, Sahih)  3. “A woman acts for the […]