Questions tagged [aisha]

Aisha bint abi Bakr عائشة‎ was one of the wives of the Propeht Muhammd (peace be upon him) and therefore called "Mother of the Believers" (أمّ المؤمنين)

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Why did Ayesha battle with Ali (a.s) in the Battle of the Camel (Jamal)?

Many Sunni references point to the fact that Ayesha, along with some of the companions of the Prophet (saws) such as Talha and Zubair engaged into a battle with Ali (a.s). References : History (...
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Age of Ayesha (AS) at marriage?

What was the actual age of Ayesha (AS) when married to Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)? EDIT: The too young age (6, 9 etc) is criticized most by Non-Muslims. According to other sources Ayesha's age was: ...
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Is it immoral to marry a young girl?

Is it regarded as immoral to marry a young girl in Islam given that prophet Muhammad married Aisha when she was 6-7 and had her consummated when she was around 10? Generally, is everything Muhammad ...
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Was the marriage of Aisha(RA) to Prophet Muhammad(PBUH) a divine decree?

Prophet Muhammad(PBUH) married Hazrat Aisha(RA) when she was only 9 years old and he was 53. He in fact proposed her when she was only 6. This sounds strange that the most genius person in the world ...
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How to defend Aisha's marriage age? [closed]

If we take the usual view that she married at 6 and then later consummated at 9 after her menses and the Prophet (saw) was in his early 50s we can challenge the non Muslim critic by saying why do we ...
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Was Aisha (r.a) engaged before she married prophet Muhammad (s.a.w)?

I heard Aisha (r.a) was engaged before she married Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w). Can you provide details about this? Are they authentic?
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Contradictory hadiths on the most beloved individuals to the Holy Prophet in Jami at-Tirmidhi

Ever since I started exploring Sunnah.com (a website that hosts primary Sunni hadith sources), I have come across many questionable sets of hadiths which seem to reflect the influence of post-...