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In the history category, we cover the histories of the prominent Muslim scholars, callipers, companions (Sahabah) and others.

What Is Special About Month of Safar?

Question Is there anything special about the month Safar, as there is in the case of Muharram? I hope that you can shed light on this matter in some detail. I have heard that some people regard this month as unlucky – why is that? What’s So Special about the …

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History of Abu Bakr, the First Muslim Caliph

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Abu Bakr was born c. 573 in the city of Mecca to Abu Quhafa and Umm Khayr. Belonging to the tribe of Banu Tay, the clan of the Quraysh. Abu Bakr was a senior companion (Sahabah) and the father-in-law of the prophet, Muhammad (SAW). He ruled over the Rashidun Caliphate from 632-634 …

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