Thursday, 25 February 2010
Rabi'ul-Awwal -Holy Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam.s birth
Rabi'ul-Awwal is the most significant month in the Islamic history, because humanity has been blessed in this month by the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam. Before the Holy Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam.of the Holy Prophet, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam,
not only the Arabian peninsula, but also the so-called civilized nations of Rome and Persia were drowned in the darkness of ignorance, superstitions, oppression and unrest. The Holy Prophet, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam, came with the eternal truth of Tawhid (Oneness of Allah),
the only faith which provides a firm basis for the real concepts of knowledge, equity and peace. It was this faith which delivered humanity from ignorance and superstitions and spread the light of true knowledge all over the world.
Is the third month of the Islamic calendar
The Meaning of the Word "Rabi-ul-Awwal":- The first month of spring.
The Holy Prophet was born in this month as mercy for all and departed from this world 63 years later
Events of Rabi-ul-Awwal
* The Holy Prophet migrated from Makkah to Madinah Munawwarah.
* Battle of Buwaat took place in the year 2 A.ll.
*Battle of Saf'vaan took place in the year 2 A.H.
*Abu Bakr's(R. A~) daughter, Asma (R.A.) was born 6 years before Prophecy.
* Ruqayyah (R. A.) the daughter of the beloved Prophet was born 7 years before Prophecy.
*Abu Bakr (RA.) was appointed Caliph.
Matrimonies within Rabi-Ul-Awwal:-
Hadhrat Umme Kuithum was married in this month to the third Caliph; Uthinan (R.A.) in 3 A.H.
Deaths in Rabi-Ul-Awwal:-
Mother of the believers, wife of the Holy Prophet Zainab (RA.) passed away in the year 4 A.H.
Ibrahim (RA.) the son of Maaria Qibtiya & of the Holy Prophet passed away in the year 1O A.H.