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THE MAGNIFICENT SAYYIDINA ABU HURAIRAH رضي الله عنه

The Grand Hadith Master & Lover of Cats (Radiallahu Ta’laa ‘Anhu) Following the unfortunate debacle that took place on Saturday evening, 22nd July 2017, wherein Joey Rasdien – a Muslim comedian from Cape Town – disparaged one of the greatest Sahabah (Companions) of Rasulullah (Sallallahu ‘Alaihi wa Sallam), I was …

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Beloved Abu Hurayrah RadiAllahu Anhu – The Grand Hadith Master

  Abu Hurairah رضي الله عنه‎ – The Narrator of the most hadith “An Abi Hurayra, radiyallahu anhu, qal.’ qala rasul Allahi, sallallahu alayhi wa Sallam…” Through this phrase millions of Muslims from the early history of Islam to the present have come to be familiar with the name Abu hurayrah رضي الله عنه‎ …

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The Crusades Part 3: Liberation

http://lostislamichistory.com In Part 1 and Part 2 of this series, we analyzed the invasion of Muslim lands by Christian Crusaders from Europe and the effects that the occupation had on the Muslim world. The series continues here with the liberation of the third holiest site in Islam and victory over the Crusaders.  The initial …

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The Crusades Part 2: Occupation

http://lostislamichistory.com In Part 1 of this series, we analyzed the causes for the Crusade invasion and the capture of the third holiest site in Islam, Jerusalem. The series on the Crusades continues here with the occupation of the Muslim lands.  On Friday, August 9th, 1099, it was the 29th day of …

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The Crusades Part 1: Invasion

http://lostislamichistory.com Few historical eras resonate in the Muslim and Christian worlds as much as the Crusades. This epic struggle for what both religions see as holy land helped shape the development of Europe and Southwest Asia politically, socially, and religiously for centuries afterwards. The heroic tales of chivalry, bravery, and determination …

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Beloved Sayyidah A’ishah – The Mother of the believers

Al Farouk.org.za Sayyidah A’ishah’s love and devotion to Rasulullah (saw) and his cause made her excel over his other wives in many ways. Sayyiduna Abu Musa reported that Rasulullah(saw)said, “The superiority of A’ishah over the other women is like the superiority of Tharid (a delicacy) over other foods. [Bukhari] Sayyidah …

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Shaykh Maulana Khalil Ahmad Saharanpuri (Rahimahullah)

http://islamichorizon.co.za Early life Hadhrat Maulānā Khalīl Ahmad Saharanpuri (r.a) was born toward the end of Safar 1269 A.H. (December 1852 A.D.) in Ambehta, a town in the district of Saharanpur India. He was named both “Zahiruddeen” and “Khalīl Ahmad”, but Khalīl Ahmad became his official name. His mother, Bi Mubarak …

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The conquest of Constantinople

By: Moulana Afzal Ismail Source: Pearls from the Path Vol. 2 pg 121-125 muslimvillage Constantinople, or Istanbul as it is known today, is a unique city as far as history and location is concerned. Historically, it was the capital of the Roman Empire for eleven centuries and its culture dominated …

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Moulana Rasheed Ahmad Gangohi رحمه اللہ

http://islamichorizon.co.za Imam Al-Rabbāni – Hadhrat Ml Rasheed Ahmad Gangohi رحمه اللہ  Hadhrat Haji Imdādullah رحمه اللہ Once Praised Him In The Following Words: ‘If Allah Ta’ala Asks Me What I Have Brought In The Hereafter, I Will Answer That I Have Brought Molvi Rashid Ahmad And Molvi Qāsim Nānotwi.’ During every …

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