Category Archives for History

Palestine – Facebook Profile Covers

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) If you haven’t read this article yet, you should: Ten things you need to know about Gaza and if you haven’t updated your facebook profile cover yet, you should! Its a very small … Continue reading

19. November 2012 by gw2021
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Palestine – facebook profile covers

4.4 / 5 ( 7 votes ) Facebook has been removing pictures from Gaza to hide the agression taking place in Palestine. Use facebook to protest and share your concern (the least that you can do) with the world Here … Continue reading

18. November 2012 by gw2021
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The Story of The Elephant

Abraha began gathering a big army. He asked permission from the Najâshi, who sent his personal elephant, Mahmûd, and eight other elephants with Abraha’s army. When the news of Abraha’s plan reached the Arabs, they prepared to oppose the attack. Abraha defeated the armies of several Arab tribes along the way to Makkah, and he took one of their leaders, Nufail bin Habeeb, as a prisoner and used him for a guide. As he approached Makkah, the people of Tâ’if decided that instead of trying to fight Abraha, they will help him out, so that he would not destroy their own temple. So they sent with him one of their leaders named Abû Righâl. Continue reading

21. September 2012 by gw2021
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When Abu Bakr, Umar nearly lost all

3 / 5 ( 1 vote )             This is an article I received in e-mail. Read and share and apply in your lives. THE Prophet (peace be upon him) was once sitting with his … Continue reading

20. September 2012 by gw2021
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The story of Musa/Moses.

Got this in an email, and here it is for you all to read.___________The story of Prophet Musa. THE story of Prophet Moses (peace be upon him) with Khidr, mentioned in Surah Al Kahf, the Cave (65:82), is one of … Continue reading

17. April 2008 by gw2021
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Covenant of Umar

When Umar (r.a.) came to Palestine, he signed a covenant with the existing people of Palestine. This is the content of the treaty. It is beautiful and indeed puts to shame all the “democratic” nations who displace and kill the … Continue reading

13. December 2007 by gw2021
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Islamic History – 5

The series (so far ) contains: Islamic History -1 Islamic History -2 Islamic History-3 Islamic History-4 Islamic History-5 Before Abu Bakr passed away, he appointed Umar as the next caliph. Umar After the victory of Ajnadain, Muthana came to the … Continue reading

31. May 2007 by gw2021
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Islamic History – 4

The series (so far ) contains: Islamic History -1 Islamic History -2 Islamic History-3 Islamic History-4 Islamic History-5 We have till now looked at the first period of Islamic History (briefly) i.e. the time of the Prophet (s.a.w). In this … Continue reading

09. May 2007 by gw2021
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Islamic History – 3

The series (so far ) contains: Islamic History -1 Islamic History -2 Islamic History-3 Islamic History-4 Islamic History-5 (continued from Islamic History series…) The Prophet (at Medina) In the previous post we looked briefly at (part 1) Arabia before Islam, … Continue reading

24. April 2007 by gw2021
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Islamic History – 2

The series (so far ) contains: Islamic History -1 Islamic History -2 Islamic History-3 Islamic History-4 Islamic History-5 (I will continue with the Islamic History notes series. In this post, we will look at the beginning of the Islamic History … Continue reading

20. April 2007 by gw2021
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