Bilal has a very interesting background taht we often fail to talk about. His father and his mother were both actually prominent people before they became slaves. His father, Rabah, was actually an Ar
Julaybib (may Allah be pleased with him) was a beloved Companion of Prophet Muhammad. However, he is not a likely figure to make it in the ranks of celebrated heroes of Islam.
Whenever Juwayriyyah (may Allah be pleased with her) is mentioned as one of Prophet Muhammad's wives, the blessings she brought to her own people are often highlighted. It is universally agreed by Mus
They sneaked out of Makkah under the heavy curtain of a dark night and headed for the sea where two boats happened to be sailing for Abyssinia (Ethiopia), their destination. News of their intended dep
In fact, Abu Hurairah took his mother with him, lived with her, and cared for her in her old age. Al-Basha relates a particularly touching incident concerning Abu Hurairah and his mother. Abu Hurairah
Among the people to whom Muslims are grateful for the written preservation of the Qur'an is Zayd ibn Thabit, who was one of the Prophet Muhammad's scribes. Zayd ibn Thabit is best known for his contri
To write an essay, an editorial, or even a book about someone is not an impossible thing. Rather, it is something tenable and achievable. It only needs some basic information on the person,
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