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By Sayed Ali Asgher Razwy - XKP

This is a brand new tale of Islam. it's the tale of the circulation which used to be introduced via Muhammad, the Messenger of God, in A.D. 610 in Makkah, and used to be consummated with the help of his cousin, collaborator and vicegerent, Ali ibn Abi Talib, in A.D. 632 in Medina. It covers a interval of 90 years from A.D. 570 while he was once born in Makkah, to A.D. 661 whilst his successor, Ali ibn Abi Talib, used to be assassinated in Kufa.

Countless histories of Islam were written long ago and may be written sooner or later. The astounding enhance of Islam within the missionary box in our personal instances; the renaissance of the Muslim countries after many centuries of shut eye; the obtrusion of oil as a brand new think about global politics during this century; yet principally and so much lately, the good fortune of the Islamic Revolution in Iran, all are appearing, either within the east and within the west, as catalysts of a brand new curiosity in Islam. The Revolution in Iran, has, in truth, brought on a world-wide explosion of curiosity in Islam, and lots of new books are being written at the topic – either via Muslims and non-Muslims...

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Four. until 6 A. H. , Muhammad, the Messenger of God, have been locked up in a ceaseless fight with the pagan Arabs and the Jews, and there were no chance for them to work out Islam in motion. After the Treaty of Hudaybiyya, they can "appraise" Islam for the 1st time. This "appraisal" resulted in the conversion of lots of them, and Islam started to unfold quickly. The Treaty of Hudaybiyya opened the gates of proselytization. five. Many Arab tribes, notwithstanding nonetheless heathen, desired to input into treaty family members with the Muslims yet felt inhibited through the competition of the Quraysh. Now they have been freed to make alliances with the Muslims. 6. The Treaty of Hudaybiyya is the easiest solution to these critics who allege that Islam was once unfold near to the sword. there's no greater facts than this Treaty of the repudiation, by means of Muhammad, of struggle, as an tool of coverage, and of his actual love of peace. The pagan Arabs have been strongly prompted through the Qurayshite propaganda that Muhammad lusted for battle. Now they can see with their very own eyes that Muhammad retired to Medina with out even a "quid seasoned quo," although he had a military with him, or even notwithstanding he had defeated the Quraysh two times – in 624 and 627. The Treaty of Hudaybiyya additionally issues up the aversion of Qur’an for battle. sooner than the treaty, the Muslims had gained the 2 historical battles of Badr and Ahzab (Trench). in the event that they were defeated in both of them, Islam could have vanished all the time from the face of the earth. Victory in either one of those battles assured the actual survival of Islam. And but, Al-Qur’an al-Majid did not name both of them a show up victory. within the sight of Qur’an, between the entire campaigns of Muhammad, the Treaty of Hudaybiyya by myself was once the happen Victory. The Treaty of Hudaybiyya used to be the prelude to the victory of Islam over the forces of paganism, polytheism, idolatry, lack of know-how, injustice and exploitation. Umar bin al-Khattab had bridled on the 3rd clause of the Treaty because it was once now not reciprocal; however it was once accurately this clause that placed the Quraysh at the shielding presently, and so they got here a-begging to the Prophet to repeal it. Eighteen months after the signing of the Treaty of Hudaybiyya, Muhammad, the Messenger of God, marched into Makkah, as a conqueror, and he was once followed via 10000 believers. The conquest of Makkah used to be an instantaneous results of this Treaty. due to those effects, many historians have rightly referred to as the Treaty of Hudaybiyya the journey de strength of Muhammad's statesmanship. Marmaduke Pickthall there has been dismay one of the Muslims at those phrases (the phrases of the Treaty of Hudaybiyya). They requested each other: ‘Where is the victory that we have been promised? ' It was once throughout the go back trip from Al-Hudeybiyah that the surah entitled Victory was once published. This truce proved, in reality, to be the best victory that the Muslims had until eventually then accomplished. conflict have been a barrier among them and the idolaters, yet now either companions met and talked jointly, and the hot faith unfold extra quickly.

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