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As is known, Quriesh witnessed the happening of the Elephant when Abraha and his Army intended to destroy the Ka'bah. But Allah sent Birds, and made the army like field of broken grass[1]. The Quriesh have made poetry on this happening, and some use these poems to know what happened. Is this right? what if it is used along side with the Authentic Ahadith of the Prophet on this Happening? what have scholars said on using these poetry, which is probably weaker than the weak Ahadith?

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could you highlight what the poetry says. Is it different that the Quranic version? I'd be interested. –  muslim1 Feb 1 '13 at 0:29
@TheTruthSeaker Sorry I do not know the exact lines of poetry, I just know that they made poetry about the happening of the Elephant. As for Quranic verses, you can look at Surat Al Feel. –  Mujahid مجاهد Feb 1 '13 at 0:48

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