Umar ibn Al-Khattab

Conversion of Hamza and Umar and The Incident of the Boycott

The situation of the Muslims changes with the conversion of two men – Hamza ibn Abd al-Muttalib and Umar ibn Al-Khattab. The leaders of the Quraish feel really threatened at these and pressures the protector of Prophet Muhammad for the last time. Abu Talib, the uncle and protector of Prophet Muhammad remains by his nephew. […]

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The Hijrah – Migration to Madina

We learn about the migration of Prophet , the love of Abu Bakr (R) for Prophet and how he prepared & sacrificed for his migration.

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Three hungry men

The companions lead a very difficult life in the early parts of Madina, before the conquest began. Madina was a very difficult place to live in. The main income source of the people there was from the date trees. Dates were there for only one season, once that ran out, you would live a very […]

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The bed of the Prophet

There is a famous Hadith by Umar ibn Al-Khattab (R). He mentions, he entered the mosque in Madina when the Prophet was lying down on his small compartment. The compartment only had a small jug of water and a bed for him to lie down. The bed was not made out of leaves of the […]

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