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Mawlid celebrations in Islamic History

By: Source: Another trick (falsehood) that opponents of Mawlid use is claiming that some ignorant people from India and Pakistan of the last few decades have invented the celebrations of Mawlid an-Nabawi Sharif being influenced by the Hindu Celebration and culture. They imply that Mawlid was never ever celebrated before in previous ages. So here are some glimpses of facts from actual Islamic history. 1) Hadrat Allama Mulla Ali Qari narrating the routine of the people of Madina Munawwarah writes: “The people of Madina Munawwarah (May ALLLAH have Mercy on them) used to arrange and attend mawlid gatherings with great enthusiasm and sincerity on the occasion of...

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The noble sandals of the Prophet (pbuh)

By: Shukr Online Source: Shukr Online There is not a civilization that has loved and celebrated its leader as Islamic civilization has loved and celebrated its Prophet, our master Muhammad (Allah bless him and give him peace). Love is the strongest of all human attachments, and is the greatest thing that distinguishes the relationship of Muslims with their Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace), who said, “None of you [truly] believes until I am more beloved to him than his very self, wealth, and all people.” Motivated by this love, as well as by an understanding of the immense importance of the personal example of the Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace), the Muslim...

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Karbala and the martyrdom of Sayiduna Husayn (ra)

By: (edited for style and accuracy) Source: Every page of history is a place of lesson for mankind. The ruthless slaying of Sayyidina Husayn (Allah be pleased with him) the noble martyr, leader of the youth of Jannah, his family and his companions shall never be forgotten. Every Muslim perceives the pain of this tragedy in his heart. Many lessons are to be learnt from this tragic event. Introduction to Events before the Battle of Karbala An unbroken chain of dissension began with the martyrdom of Uthman (Allah be pleased with him). Hypocrites plotted and schemed to sow division by using the emotion of simple minded Muslims. Sadly, swords were brought into...

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