Stories from Stories of Prophets

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-28)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.After they had sworn an oath of allegiance Rasulullah (SM)said:  "If you carry out these conditions and fulfill them, then I give you the good news of entrance into paradise. And if you commit any of...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-27)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.The HijratThe word 'Hijrat' is derived from the word 'Hajar' which means "to leave" and in Islam it means to leave your birth place for Allah's sake.   The Hijrat to AbyssiniaWhen in the early days of...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-26)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."Blessed are you O, my righteous son, and righteous prophet."From there I was taken to the Sidratul-Muntaha which is a tree, of which the leaves are like the ears of an elephant.On this journey I also...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-25)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Jibreal replied: "It is me, Jibrael."Then he asked: "And who is with you?"Jibreal replied: "It is Muhammad(SM)"Then he asked: "Is he coming after having beeninvited by (Allah)?"Jibreal replied: "Most certainty."Then the door was opened and the...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-24)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.6. The commentator of the Qur'an Abdullah bin Abbaas quotes a statement from Rasulullah (SM) that the word Ru'yaa' in the verse in Surah Bani Israeel means "a vision with the sight of the eyes" and...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-23)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Will you them dispute with him concerning what he saw?Near the lote-tree beyond which none may passNear it is the garden of AbodeBehold the lote-tree was surrounded (in mystery unspeakable).His sigh never swerved. Nor did it...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-22)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.The Nature of the Incident    Because the incident is a long one therefore in spite of the actual incident being related through continuous authentic transmission in which the major events are all in agreement, yet the...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-21)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.The Qur Tdn and the MaeraajThe Qur'an has mentioned the Meeraj in two Surahs i.e., Surah Bani Israel and Surah al-Najm. In Surah Bani Israeel mention is made of the journey from Makkah-(the Masjid al-Haraam) to...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-20)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.The Isra (Maeraaj)Isra means to travel by night. It was that unique honour granted to Rasulullah (SM) which Allah gave him by taking him on an astonishing journey from the Masjid-ul-Haraam in Makkah to the Masjid-ul-Aqsa...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-19)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Ashamah, having listened to this demand summonsed the Muslims to his court to answer to the claims of the delegation. At that time Hazrat Jaa'far (Ra) rose in the court of the king and in concise...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-18)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.The World-wide MissionThereafter followed that part of his mission which was the main aim of his advent and was the one distinguishing factor between the mission of previous prophet and Muhammad (SM) in that Allah made...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-17)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.The Second Era of His MissionOne may read the books of history on his life to find out how much effort he made to call his family members and tribesman to Islam and towards faith, and...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-16)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.The Announcement of His CaliIn the above verses there came the first commanded "to warn his people. Thereafter there came the verses from Surah Shu’araa which commanded him to first of all call his family and...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-15)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.The Second Era of RevelationAfter the initial revelation of verses in the cave of Heera, the revelation of the Qur'an was suspended for a time. Allah (SWT) in His wisdom decided to stop the revelation for...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-14)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Thereafter Khadija took him to a cousin of her name Waraqah bin Nowful. This Waraqah was one of those who during the days of ignorance had adopted Christianity, Knew the Hebrew language and used to write...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-13)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Because this incident was such that it brought about a tremendous revolution in the history of man and at the same time lifted Muhammad (SM) to a very high rank from where the great favour of...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-12)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.His Dislike of PolytheismFrom the ages of his childhood until the early stages of his married life, the events of his life are written down in details in the biographies of his life. These may be...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-11)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Then Allah says:"And did He not find you in need and made you independent." In this verse the spirit of the word does not merely refer to being in need of worldly needs. It means in...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-10)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Rasulullah (SM) declared:"Now it is either a god-fearing believer or an unfortunate evil-doer."He clarified this matter that in the life of a Muslim no such thing should occur from his side which is the opposite of...

Sayeduna Muhammad (SM) (Part-9)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.The Qur’an states:"O people, O Mankind we have crated you from a single pair of a male and a female (Adam and Howwaa) and made you into nations and tribes, that you may know each other...