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How to defend Aisha's marriage age?

The marriage of the Prophet ﷺ to 'Ā'isha was 100% legitimate from an Islamic point of view as she was already a woman at the time of marriage, and all the conditions of marriage were fulfilled. She ...
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Did Aisha do anything wrong by taking a bath behind a screen in the presence of two men?

Both the men were mahrams of Ayesha. Apparently the relationship of the narrator is not obvious so I'll explain that: Abu Salama was fostered by Umm Kulthum bint Abu Bakr, who was the sister of Ayesha....
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Contradictory hadiths on the most beloved individuals to the Holy Prophet in Jami at-Tirmidhi

All perfect praise be to Allah First of all i would like to encourage you on starting exploration of ahadees, but i would like to add that you need to keep in contact with a good shiekh al hadith for ...
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Did Aisha do anything wrong by taking a bath behind a screen in the presence of two men?

First of all the hadith you are referring to is clearly saying that there was a screen between her and her visitors (see here). Putting a screen or asking somebody to hide ones nakedness (or body or '...
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Does Aisha witnessing her father's migration to Abyssinia imply she could not have consummated her marriage at age 9?

When the Muslims were put to test (i.e. troubled by the pagans), Abu Bakr decided to migrate to the land of Ethiopia. THIS HAPPENED WAY AFTER THE MIGRATION TO ABYSSINIA IN 9 BH! Second part of the ...
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Why the title 'Mothers of the Believers' for the wives of the Prophet SAW

Let me give a short answer: Honor is very well proved for the holy prophet, his wives, and his whole family. Their is nothing to dishonor them. Now, this title Allah gave to them, does not only mean ...
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Is it immoral to marry a young girl?

It is permissible to marry a young girl. However, there are two views on whether intercourse is permissiable. One view says they can have intercourse if she reaches the age of 9, while another view ...
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How do I answer an argument regarding the morality of the prophets marriage?

Simple answer? Don't. And it has already come down to you in the Book that when you hear the verses of Allah [recited], they are denied [by them] and ridiculed; so do not sit with them until they ...
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Why the title 'Mothers of the Believers' for the wives of the Prophet SAW

The Verse 33:6 must be understood as a reward for the Messenger of Allah and his household (his wives and children)... this means the honor for our Prophet applies for his wife too as they have been ...
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Hadiths on the most beloved companions to the Prophet (صل الله علیه) from a route other than Amr ibn 'As

Ibn Hebban reported a similar ahadith in his Sahih on the authority of Anas ibn Malik (): In the following I'll translate from Arabic language as these translation are of my own take them carefully. ...
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Was Aisha (r.a) engaged before she married prophet Muhammad (s.a.w)?

Yes al Mut'im ibn 'Aday الْمُطْعِم بْنَ عَدِيّ (he died as a kafir but protected our Prophet from Quraish when he turned back from at-Taa'if and therefore was quoted in a hadith after the battle of ...
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Was Aisha (r.a) engaged before she married prophet Muhammad (s.a.w)?

Yes, she was engaged to Jubayr ibn Mut'im before she married the prophet (s.a.w). The idea to match Aisha with Muhammad was suggested by Khawlah bint Hakim. After this, the previous agreement ...
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Is it immoral to marry a young girl?

No, it is not immoral (why should it be immoral? marrying is one thing and sexual intercourse is another thing ) No, not all things Muhammad did are desirable, for example, he traveled on a camel, but ...
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