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 capital to ask for reinforcements. On the first day of his caliphate Umar appealed for …

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 post we will look at the 2nd period – i.e. the period of the rightly …

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, (part 2) the Prophet(s.a.w.) at Mecca, until Hijrah (or the migration). In this part we …

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 – the period of the Prophet (s.a.w.) (very briefly). ) We have already looked at …

Islamic History – 1

(Sharing my little notes on Islamic History. Most of what is here is understood from “Glimpses of Islamic History” by Irfan Faqih.) The series (so far ) contains: Islamic History -1 Islamic History -2 Islamic History-3 Islamic History-4 Islamic History-5 Islamic History can be divided into 4 distinct periods: The period during the Prophet Muhammad …