Stories from Prophet Muhammad (SM)

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-33)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.All that day, I kept weeping, with my tears never ceasing and no sleep touching my eyes. For the next two nights, I kept on weeping, and did not sleep at all, until my parents thought...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-32)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.When the divine inspiration was delayed, Allah's Messenger (SM) called 'Ali ibn Abi Talib and Usamah ibn Zayd to seek their advice. ‘Usamah ibn Zayd talked about what he knew of my innocence, and the respect...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-31)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.After we returned to Madinah, I fell seriously ill for a month. People were propagating the forged statements of the slanderers while I was completely unaware of it, but I did feel that during this particular...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-30)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Here we have, our Prophet who had to bear having filth heaped on the very sanctity of his household and its reputation, while people gossiped about his chaste wife for one whole month. Meanwhile, he remained...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-29)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.In another narration, Umm Salamah related: One night, the Prophet (SM) woke up panic-stricken, and exclaimed: Glory be to Allah! How many sorrows has Allah sent down! How many trials Allah has sent down! Who will...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-28)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.CHAPTER NINEHe was always eager to guide and to help his wives to improveJuwayriyah narrated: The Prophet (SM) came to me when I was performing my morning supplications, after which he went off to his own...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-27)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.CHAPTER EIGHTHe was devoted to his wivesThe Prophet’s loyalty and devotion to his wives ean be witnessed through the following hadiths:'A'ishah (Ra) narrated that whenever the Prophet (SM) slaughtered a sheep, he would send some portions...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-26)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.The second hadith shows even more courtesy and chivalry on the part of the Prophet Muhammad (SM). He got down on his knees, and let his wife Safiyah (Ra) climb up on his knees in order...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-25)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Anas ibn Malik (SM) narrated the following hadith:The Prophet (SM) came to Khaybar and conquered the fortified town after gaining victory in the battle, by breaking down the enemy’s defences. There, the beauty of Safiyah bint...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-24)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Wiping the tears o f his wife Safiyah (Ra): This small story contains countless lessons and benefits for couples who wish to live a happily married life. Spouses should have this goal in mind (that they...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-23)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Wiping the tears o f his wife Safiyah (Ra): Safiyah bint Huyay narrated that the Prophet (SM) performed Hajj with his womenfolk. At some points during their journey, a man would descend from his riding animal,...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-22)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.It is narrated by 'A'ishah (Ra) that the Prophet said: I know when you are pleased with me and when you are not. She asked: How do you know that? He replied: When you are pleased...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-21)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.When I slept, I slept until late in the morning.26 When I drank, (water or milk), I drank my fill. The mother of Abu Zar' and what may one say in praise of the mother of...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-20)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.[I told the Messenger of Allah (SWT) this parable:] Eleven women sat together and promised each other that they would not conceal from each other anything about their husbands. The first one said: My husband is...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-19)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.In this hadith, we can see how this pious woman who knew her husband's jealous nature, showed such immense consideration for his feelings, that she refused the offer for a ride by the Prophet (SM) himself,...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-18)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.When I got married to Az-Zubayr (Ra) , he owned nothing but a camel which drew water from a well and a horse. I used to feed the horse its fodder and drew water from the...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-17)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.According to a hadith narrated by 'A'ishah (Ra), when the Prophet (SM) married her she was a girl of six, and when he consummated the marriage, she was nine years old. She was used to playing...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-16)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.CHAPTER SEVENHis feelings regarding his wivesIndeed our Prophet Muhammad (SM) possessed beautiful qualities like that of mercy, kindness, and consideration for others' feelings, which were all evident in his interaction with his wives. While reading the...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-15)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.It is true that the Prophet (SM) loved 'A'ishah (Ra) the most, due to her beauty, intelligence, youth, and the fact that she was Abu Bakr's daughter. It should be clear that he did not love...

The Prophet Mohammad (SM) The Best of All Husbands (Part-14)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.CHAPTER SIXHe was just with his wivesThe justice and equality displayed in the Prophet's relationship with all his wives (SM) was exemplary, even though Allah had revealed this verse to him:[٥١:سورة الأحزاب]  تُرْجِي مَن تَشَاءُ مِنْهُنَّ...