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The Character Of Prophet Muahmmad (SAW)

Despite being insulted, beaten and boycotted for 13 years in Makkah, the Quraysh trusted Prophet Muhammad with their money, he had it in his house and they never asked for it back. They refused the message of Prophet Muhammad but they always knew he was trustworthy since he was a child.

Makkah In 1930

Makkah has changed such a lot over time. I am sure the people in this video from 1930 will never recognize Makkah today! Take a look.

Holiest City

How Did Our Holiest City Start?

Makkah is the most sacred place on earth for Muslims. It’s a city in the Tihamah plain of western Arabian Peninsula. It lies at 70 km inland from the Red Sea in a narrow valley at a height of 277 m above sea level. According to 2012 estimates, Makkah had roughly two million people, although visitors …

Between the Prophet’s Hijrah and Today’s Migration

Between the Prophet’s Hijrah and Today’s Migration

Muslims celebrate Hijrah while facing many challenges in many parts of the Muslim world. One cannot help but ask: What have Muslims learnt from the concept of Hijrah? How did the migration of the Prophet (peace be upon him) and Muslims from Makkah to Madinah inspire them? Have they gone beyond the notion of “just do as …

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