Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-44)



To read the previous part of this story, click here.

Hearing this caused even greater disorder and disorganisation among the Muslims with great distress. However the steadfast companions continued fighting and saying that news is untrue: "Even if it should be true, what should we do as living ones! Come let us fight and give our souls."

This voice caused great courage to return to their hearts. They all turned back to battle and attacked. However by this time the whole picture of the battle had changed and Quraish, having considered themselves victors had withdrawn from the battle field. Now on seeing Rasulullah (SM) alive the Muslims were exceedingly pleased and gathered around him. He had been wounded and was bleeding. Hazrat Ali (Ra) and Fatima treated, his wounds and bandaged them.

The Martyrdom of Sayeduna Hamza (Ra)
In this battle seventy companions were martyred and many others wounded. Among the martyrs was the uncle of Rasulullah (SM), his close friend and devoted companion, Sayeduna Hamza whom Rasulullah (SM) called 'the leader of all the martyrs.'  

At this battle the unbelievers acted like animals and bloodthirsty predators as they went about cutting off the noses and ears of slain, fallen Muslims and arranged themselves upon the Muslims by cutting open their bodies  and removing internal organs. The wife of Abu Sufiyan, Hinda took out the liver of Sayeduna Hamza and chewed it with her teeth. Hamza was treacherously killed by a black slave, Wahshi, whom Hinda rewarded by giving him her gold necklace.

Abu Sufiyan in showing his great pleasure at this victory, shouted alud:

"A'laa Habal, A'laa Hubal" Hubal is great! Hubal is great!
Thereupon Rasulullah (SM) told Sayeduna Umar (Ra),:
"Reply to him by saying:

To read the next part of this story, click here.

Sharing is caring. Please spread the story around your friend and show your love to us! May Allah (swt) bless us, forgive us and give us more rewards.

The story of Saba (Part-9)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.In the Qur’an Allah describes this scene:"Between them and the cities on which we poured our blessings.We had placed cities in...

Hazrat Yushaa Bin Noon (A) (Part-1)

The Mention of Yushaa in the Qur’anNabi Yushaa is one of the children of Israel belonging to the family of Nabi Yusuf. His name is not mentioned in the Qur'an....

Ebrahim ibn Adham (Part-11)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."I too now repent," the man declared.After that Ebrahim heard in a dream, "Thou didst wash a mouth for My sake....

The Perfect Model for Humanity (Part-6)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.An admirable tradition narrates this incident from the life of the Prophet. A polytheist, 'Abdullah bin Sa'd bin Abi Sarh, apostatized...

The Perfect Model for Humanity (Part-11)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.The Prophet, ma peace and the blessings of Allah be upon him, was the most merciful of people as stressed in...

Hazrat Esa (A) (Part-4)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.He said: "Nay, I am only a messenger from thy Lord Allah (SWT)To announce to you the gift of a holy...

Surah An-Nisa (Tafseer-ul-Maariful Quran), Part-144

To read the previous part, click hereSigns of Islam are sufficient to identify a Muslim: In the first of the three verses cited above, the guidance given is that in...