Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
People of Islam
Abu Jahl. Abu Talib was the Prophet Muhammad (S)'s supportive uncle, even though he never accepted Islam. Hamza was the best warrior at the time and accepted Islam. Abdul-Muttalib was the Prophet Muhammad (S)'s grandfather. This is the Sunni view
Musailimah. Musailimah Al-Kaddhab was killed by Wahshi, the man who killed Hamza, the Prophet Muhammad's uncle. So, Wahshi killed a really good man and made amends by killing a really horrible man.
Abu Lahab. There is a whole Surah (chapter) in the Qur'an about Abu Lahab and how Jahannam is his and his wife's punishment.
Qarun. Qarun was destroyed by the Earth opening up and swallowing him along with his treasures. This was most likely an earthquake or quicksand.
Haman. Haman was also destroyed along with Firawn, for he was as bad as Firawn and as ignorant to the religion.
Firawn. Firawn claimed to be The Lord, the Most High, but was destroyed by a little thing, water! His body was found and is kept in a museum in Egypt as Allah promised that Firawn's body would be preserved as a sign to mankind.
Nimrud. To show how he could give life and death, Nimrud brought two slaves and killed one and freed another. Then Prophet Ibrahim (as) challenged Nimrud to make the Sun rise from the West, which only Allah can do. Nimrud was speechless.
|Which enemy of Islam once built a palace called The Qulays, in hoping that people would come worship him and not Allah, and tried to destroy the Ka'bah with an army of elephants, but failed when Allah killed him with birds holding rocks of fire?||The Enemies and Disbelievers of Islam
Abrahah. The year that this event happened was called "The Year of the Elephant" and shortly after this event, the Prophet Muhammad (S) was born.
|Which prophet had a magic staff that the Prophet Shua'ib had given him? ||Prophets of Islam
Prophet Musa (Moses). This magic staff performed lots of miracles, like turning itself into a snake. The Prophet Shua'ib is thought to have been the Prophet Musa's father-in-law.
Prophet Adam. Shatan refused to do this because he was too proud to bow down to something "lesser".
Suliman. Prophet Suliman was the son of another prophet, Dawud.
Yunus. This was a punishment to him from Allah for getting frustrated at the people who mocked him.
Sheep Blood. Once they did this, they threw him down a well. Then they told Yaqub, his father, Yusuf had been eaten by a wolf.