Khadija In the following month, the Prophet sent sixty Muhajirs under the command of his cousin, Obaida ibn al-Harith, to Rabigh, near the Red Sea. 1. Continue >> How many angels will question us in our graves? The Battle of Basra (the battle of Camel), The Change of Capital from Medina to Kufa, The Death of Malik al-Ashtar and the Loss of Egypt, Ali and the Ideals of Freedom and Liberty, A Restatement of the History of Islam and Muslims. 14TH APRIL 2011. Uthman bin Hunaif, the governor of Basra. Long before Islam, the Greeks and the Romans had learned that a battle could change the destinies of nations. The Quraysh of Makkah believed that if all Arabs accepted Islam, it would mean to them (the Quraysh) the loss of all the pilgrim revenues, and the loss of their privileges which they enjoyed as the guardians of the idols. It was the first battle between the Byzantines and the Arabs. The Al-Islam.org site and the DILP are entirely supported by individual donors and well wishers. © Ahlul Bayt Digital Islamic Library Project 1995-2020. 1. These battles were inevitable. As head of the nascent state, its security was his first responsibility. The Prophet sent out the first expedition in the ninth month of the first year of Hijra, under the command of his uncle, Hamza ibn Abdul Muttalib. BBA-1ST ( Morning ) Finally, Khalid ibn al-Walid took over. 4. Battle of Mu’tah – Yasir Qadhi. A validation e-mail has been sent to your e-mail address. Khalid, seeing that the … For the Arabs however, it was a milestone. Thirty Muhajirs took part in it. 1. If you regularly visit this site and wish to show your appreciation, or if you wish to see further development of Al-Islam.org, please donate online. Before talking about mu'tah,we should know what mu'tah is in the first place. Qays ibn Saad Ansari, the governor of Egypt. They are the battles of Badr, Uhud, Khandaq, Khyber and Hunayn. 1. Roughly speaking, the Prophet launched 80 campaigns Battle of Mu’tah. The battle of Mu’tah was fought in Jumada Al-Ula, 8 AH. His envoys were killed there, and Muhammad sent 3000 troops to punish the tribes. Two Makkan traders deserted their caravan, came over to the Muslim side, accepted Islam, and accompanied the expedition when it returned to Medina. What is mut'ah. You can change your ad preferences anytime. Roll # 52 Still others were of interest only because of some particular incident attaching to them. You will need to follow the instructions in that message in order to gain full access to the site. PRESENTATION The views posted are the opinions of the individual author of each posting, and are solely meant for education, discussion, and debate, not for any illegal purpose. Their aim was to intercept a caravan of Quraysh. Learn more. Submitted to: Sahl bin Hunaif Ansari, the governor - designate of Syria. In the early days in Medina, the Muslims did not dare to remove their armor at any time. The same can be said about mu'tah. They encountered a caravan of the Quraysh. Since the emigration of the Muslims from Makkah, a de facto state of war had existed between them and the Quraysh. Those battles in which he led the army of Islam in person, are called “Ghazwa” and those expeditions which he sent out from Medina under the command of any one of his companions, are called “Sariyya”. Battle of Khaybar. The State of Religion in Pre-Islamic Arabia, The Birth of Muhammad and the Early Years of his Life, The Marriage of Muhammad Mustafa and Khadija, On the Eve of the Proclamation of His Mission, The Birth of Islam and the Proclamation by Muhammad of his Mission, Early Converts to Islam and their persecution, The Two Migrations of Muslims to Abyssinia, The Economic and Social Boycott of the Banu Hashim, The Construction of the Mosque in Yathrib, The Brotherhood of the Muhajireen and the Ansar, An Assessment of the Roles of the Muhajireen and the Ansar, The Marriage of Fatima Zahra and Ali ibn Abi Talib, The Death of Fatima bint Asad, the Mother of Ali ibn Abi Talib, Letters of the Prophet to the Rulers of Neighboring Countries, The Proclamation of Surah Bara'ah or Al Tawbah, The Coronation of Ali ibn Abi Talib as the Future Sovereign of the Muslims and as Head of the Islamic State, The Unwritten Testament of the Messenger of God, The Wives of the Muhammad the Apostle of God, The Death of Muhammad, the Messenger of God, The Reaction of the Family and the Companions of Muhammad Mustafa to his Death, The Death of Muhammad Mustafa and his Umma. Topic: Both sides shot a few arrows at each other but there were no casualties. It was a fierce battle which ended with a victory of the Byzantines, although Muslim historians described it as a draw.