Sirah and History

Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) neighbours causing him harm

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عن عائشة قالت: قال رسول الله (صلى الله عليه وسلم): كنت بين شر جارين. بين أبي لهب وعقبة بن أبي معيط إن كانا ليأتيان بالفروث فيطرحانها على بابي حتى إنهم ليأتون ببعض ما يطرحون من الأذى فيطرحونه على بابي. فيخرج به رسول الله – صلى الله عليه وسلم فيقول: يا بني عبد مناف أي جوار هذا! ثم يلقيه بالطريق

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Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) exemplary conduct

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What is the reference for this Hadith?

Abu Abdillah Al Jadali reports, I asked Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) about the character of the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam).

‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) said, “The Prophet was not indecent, he was not obscene, he would not shout in the markets, and he would not respond to an evil deed with an evil deed, but rather he would pardon and overlook.”

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The person who supported Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) in his final illness

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In Sahih Bukhari there are Hadiths narrated by Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) regarding the final illness of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam).

In those Hadiths when she mentions that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) would go to the masjid supported by two men one of them she mentions as Sayyiduna ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) while the other person (who was Ali radiyallahu ‘anhu) she does not mention his name. She just says “another person”.

What was the reason for this?

Was it that she just did not know who the other person was?

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A flying carpet used during Mi’raj?

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Kindly provide the Hadith where mention is made of the transport ‘raff raff’ [A silken green carpet which was used to transport Nabi sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam] during the Mi’raj, its description and the reference please.

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A Hadith on the perspiration of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) emitting Nur

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Is the following authentic?

Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) says:

“Once I was once seated sewing/threading and Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was mending his shoe. The blessed forehead of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) began trickling with perspiration. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)’s perspiration began to emit light (Nur) so I became astonished. He then looked at me and asked, ‘What is the matter O ‘Aaishah, you seem perplexed’? I explained to him that his perspiration was emitting light and said, ‘If Abu Kabir Al Hudhali [A poet] had to see you, he would realise that his poem applies to you. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) asked her, ‘What were the words of his poem’? She replied, ‘When you to look at his face, it shines and glitters like an approaching cloud in the horizon [which is visible to everyone].’

Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) says, ‘(Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) then stood up and kissed me between my eyes and said, May Allah reward you O ‘Aaishah, You are like that to me and more.”

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Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)’s description in the Tawrah

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What is the authenticity of this narration?

“By Allah, Muhammad is described in Tawrah with some of the qualities attributed to him in the Quran as follows: “O Prophet ! We have sent you as a witness And a giver of glad tidings, And a warner And guardian of the illiterates. You are My slave and My messenger. I have named you “Al Mutawakkil”. You are neither discourteous nor harsh”

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