Questions tagged [prophet-muhammad]

Born in Mecca; believed by Muslims to be the last prophet sent down by Allah (SWT) to mankind.

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Is Quran complete?

I am Non-Muslim but have respect towards Islam. This question is not intended to offend Muslim brothers and sisters. As far as I know, the most part of Quran was written at a time and some ayah was ...
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What being is Gabriel?

Say (O Muhammad, to mankind): Who is an enemy to Gabriel! For he it is who hath revealed (this Scripture) to thy heart by Allah's leave, confirming that which was (revealed) before it, and a guidance ...
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What did the seal of prophet hood look like?

According to tradition there was a marking on the prophet's back from birth or later between his shoulder blades, that wise men looked for and saw that confirmed to them his prophet hood even before ...
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What was the exact duration of Hazrat Safiyya (r.a.) idda?

After Hazrat Safiyya (r.a) was taken captive in the Battle of Khaybar, the Prophet manumitted her and married her. But, in accordance with the practice of istibra, he didn't consummate his marriage ...
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Is Krishna a prophet of Allah?

Certain websites claim that in a Hadith it is mentioned the following: Prophet Muhammad declared, "There was a prophet of God in India who is dark in color and his name was Kahan." (History of ...
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How authentic is the story of the spider web at the cave of Thawr?

Today I've come across this story: ... At last, the soldiers were very close. David ran into a cave to hide. He heard the footsteps of the men and knew that they would soon find him. David was so ...
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Is the hadith “I did not see anyone walk faster than [Prophet Muhammad], as if the earth folded for him” authentic?

From Shama'il Muhammadiyah, Book 18, Hadith 116, we have: Hazrat Abu Hurairah radiyallahu anhu says, "I did not see anyone more handsome as Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam. It was as if the ...
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Is it true that Prophet Mohammad did not remove a statue of Mother Mary from the Kabah?

I am confused about this matter; I heard this from a TV debate from an atheist. Is it true that Prophet Mohammad did not remove a statue of Mother Mary from the Kabah?
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What are the blessings of praying in a specific spot in the Prophet's mosque?

When my mother when on Umrah, she prayed at this spot where loads of people wanted to pray there and she said it was 'very nice'. My cousin who is a Hafiz told my aunts who went Umrah last year to ...
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Who is Prophet Muhammad's enemy mentioned in Qur'an 6:112?

And thus We have made for every prophet an enemy - devils from mankind and jinn, inspiring to one another decorative speech in delusion. But if your Lord had willed, they would not have done it, so ...
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How can Prophet Isa return to Earth without violating Prophet Muhammad being the last Prophet?

We know that Prophet Muhammad is the last of the Prophets (sometimes referred to as the Seal of the Prophets): Muhammad is not the father of [any] one of your men, but [he is] the Messenger of ...
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Did Prophet Muhammad call for Jihad to kill non Muslims or force them to convert? [closed]

I'm really doubtful about this question. I always thought Islam was a beautiful and peaceful religion. But what ISIS and al Qaeda are doing these days makes me think otherwise. All the Jihad in the ...
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Burning of Masjid al-Dirar [closed]

Salam and Ramadan Kareem. /brothers/Sisters I'm on a path to being a muslims, Insha'allah. Right now I am Atheist. I have a Question about '' Burning of Masjid al-Dirar '' I cannot find much in depth ...
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Why did Prophet Muhammad perform stoning if it was not advised through quran?

As per following Hadith, Muhammad (sa) ordered and performed stoning as punishment for adultery. It was even performed to a woman. Sahih Muslim (17:4196) - A married man confesses to adultery. ...
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Is it true that the Prophet had more than four wives at a time, and how could he break the rule? [duplicate]

In Islam at most four marriages are allowed. But I heard that prophet Muhammed (peace be upon him) had more than four wives at a time. Is it true? If true, then how could he break the rule? (It's not ...
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How did the Prophet Muhammad look like?

I've read somewhere that the Prophet had curly hair, white skin and black eyes. Some more description has been mentioned that he was medium length. Of course he had a beard and we know he was an Arab. ...
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If Asma bint Abu Bakr accepted the Prophet's offering of a ride, would the Prophet have committed a sin?

There is a hadith where the Prophet asked Asma if she wanted a ride in his camel but she refused because her husband doesn't like her being with other men. This is the hadith which is narrated by Asma ...
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Do Sunnis believe in the infallibility of Rasoolallah?

I have been on another site looking at the major differences between Sunni Muslims and Shia followers. During the course of our discussions the subject of Infallibility came up. My question is this: ...
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Can we use Dzikir instead of mantras to make meditation more Islamic?

I use meditation for reaching the very productive and creative 4th state of consciousness (body fully at deep rest with slow deep breathing but mind fully alert). I had been using Sanskrit mantras as ...
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How the wives of Nabi SAW used to call for him?

I wanted to know to know how the wives of Nabi SAW used to call upon him, I mean the title they were using, like we they calling using his name, "Muhammad" ?
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Is there a book that presents the surahs of the Quran in chronological order with full description

Not being fluent in Arabic, I have to rely on English translations and latin transliterations for trying to understand and pronounce the Quran. I think alot of mine and other people's questions about ...
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Kissing thumbs on listening the name of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him)

I have seen many people kissing their thumbs and then putting them on their eyes on listening the name of prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). I want to ask that is there any proof of this act from ...
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1400 year old virgin?

Reading Quran 19:27,28 Christians and Jews encounter something that raises alarms. Then she brought him to her people, carrying him. They said, "O Mary, you have certainly done a thing ...
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What is the meaning of the Dua given in this Hadith?

Imam Ahmad and others narrated with a saheeh isnaad from ‘Uthmaan ibn Haneef that a blind man came to the Prophet (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) and said: Pray to Allah to heal me. The ...
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What did Prophet Muhammad mean by “knowledge” in “acquire knowledge, for surely it leads to fear of Allah”?

When the Prophet (P.B.U.H) gave his speech on the importance of knowledge: Acquire knowledge, for surely it leads to fear of Allah. Seeking it is an act of worship ('ibadah); studying it is ...
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Could Holy Prophet (PBUH) talk to animals and understand what they said?

I just saw a page sharing a conversation between Holy Prophet (PBUH) and a an insect. Is this possible?
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Did people of prophets time know about organs in human body [duplicate]

When I read about the incident when jibreal came to prophet muhammed(sw) than took out his heart to wash the heart in zam zam water so I think that people during prophets time knew about the organs ...
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Did Muhammed know about organs inside human beings?

My doubt came to when I read about jibreal taken out the heart of Prophet and washed the heart in zam zam water. So I was wondering how did the people in that time know about heart and organs in human ...
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Does the Treaty of Najran have any modern-day applicability?

This question is related to the paper: The Prophet’s Treaty with the Christians of Najran: An Analytical Study to Determine the Authenticity of the Covenants, Ahmed El-Wakil, Journal of Islamic ...
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What is the most reliable book of Seerah (biography) of Muhammad? [closed]

There are many Seerah biography books written of the life and times of Prophet Muhammad (s), and history of early Islam. Such as al-Tabari, ibn Ishaq ibn Kathir, ibn Sa'd, al Waqidi etc. But my ...
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Did Muhammad write a book about a camel going to heaven?

From a question a Christianity.SE, How did St John of Damascus view Islam?, we have the following snippet: The writing of St. John of Damascus basically runs like this: ... 6. He proceeds to make ...
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Did the Prophet Muhammad fast voluntarily during times of battle?

Islam has days for voluntary fasting, e.g., Mondays and Thursdays, and Muhammad was known to fast on these days (e.g. Aishah narrated: "The Prophet used to try to fast on Mondays and Thursdays." ...
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Did the Prophet meet any atheists?

Are there any records of the prophet (saw) speaking to an atheist? With atheist I mean; non muslim, non polytheist, not from ahlu al kitab, someone not believing in a god at all. If not, are there ...
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Did the Prophet (saw) say “acquire knowledge, it enables its possessor to distinguish right from wrong…”?

Did the Prophet (saw) say this about knowledge? Acquire knowledge. It enables its possessor to distinguish right from wrong; it lights the way to Heaven; it is our friend in the desert, our ...
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Qur'an claims Muhammad (saw) performed no supernatural miracles?

Quran claims that Muhammad (saw) performed no supernatural, verifiable miracles apart from the inspiration that he received. The unbelievers say, 'Why has a sign (ayatun) not been sent down upon him ...
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Who were the two daughters of Muhammad who died in the month of Ramadan?

Two daughters of Muhammad (SAW) died in the month of Ramadan. I want to know which two daughters were they?
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How many years did the prophet live after the full revelation of the Quran?

After the full Quran was revealed, how many years did the prophet live after that?
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Is the “satanic verses” story true?

I'm talking about the story where Muhammad (s.a.w.) was reciting surah Najm and shaytaan whispered some ayahs and Muhammad (s.a.w.) ended up reciting these ayahs because he thought it was Jibreel ...
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Did prophet Muhammad ever claim to be the best man of all time?

Did prophet Muhammad in his narrations ever claim to be the best man of all time?
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Is it said in the Quran that the prophet (saw) is the best man of all time?

Is there any verse in the Quran that says the prophet is the best man of all time?
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Translation and transliteration of Prophets saying

Majed Mahmoud has a talk in which he mentions something that the Prophet (PBUH) used to say. I would like it if somebody can provide a translation and transliteration of this please.
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Where did the -unmarried- daughters of the Prophet (peace be upon him) stay after the death of their mother Khadija (May Allah be pleased with her)?

Maybe I have missed somthing in our history so I hope to be remained: I'd like to know what was the home at which the daughters of the Prophet (peace be upon him) like Fatima (May Allah be pleased ...
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Is there any proof for prophet “mohammed nabi(A) is lay down in qaber for 1500 years”?

someone told Me that prophet Mohammed Nabi(A) is lay down in qaber for 1500 years and then the wold ends.Is there any proof for this?up to this how much year after prophets is dead?
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Was Muhammad muslim?

I read online someone arguing the following: Jesus was not a Christian, Buddha was not a Buddhist, Muhammad was not a muslim. There are many things wrong with this quote, but I specifically was ...
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Is reciting darood/salawat in front of Prophet Muhammad's peace be upon him grave permissible?

Is reciting daruood in front of Prophet Mohammed's peace be upon him grave or every Friday in the mosque permissible?
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Was there a Shadow of Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him?

The topic has divided many but none to my knowledge to read and verify it. The topic of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), that he is eternal, that he wasn't a human or bashar (بشر) as he didn't have a shadow ...
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How did Khadijah support Muhammad with her political power and influence?

Khadijah is known for being Mecca's most powerful women. How did she use her political power and influence to support Muhammad so he could preach?
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What is the modern-day applicability of “teach your children… horse riding”?

I stumbled upon these teachings of the Prophet Muhammad: In a hadith narrated from Hazrat Ibn Umar (R.A) in which our beloved Prophet said "Teach your children swimming, archery and horse riding&...
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Why is Hindu food not allowed? How are they najis?

Why are we not allowed to eat Hindu food? The answer given is coz they are najis! How are they najis? And during the Prophet's time, there were many non-Muslims, yet they had a good relation with the ...
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Could Muhammad have been killed in battle?

Muhammad engaged in a number of battles in his lifetime; see Wikipedia for a list. If it were anyone else, it stands to reason that he could have been killed in any of these. Of course, Muhammad had ...

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