Daily Archives: 06/03/2010

Did Other Prophets Make Hijrah?

By Sheik Yusuf al Qaradawi Most of Allah’s Messengers, if not all, emigrated. However, their emigrations differed from that of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him). For example, Prophet Ibrahim (peace and blessing be upon him) emigrated, as … Continue reading

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The Spirit of Hijrah

In the Glorious Qur’an, Allah, Most High, says, (Those who believe, and migrate and strive in Allah’s cause, with their goods and their persons, have the highest rank in the sight of Allah: they are indeed the successful people. Their … Continue reading

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Why was Madinah chosen for Hijrah

As regards the question why was Madinah chosen for Hijrah, we would like to cite for you the following words of Sayed Abul A`la Al-Maududi, who explains some reasons for which Madinah was chosen to be the centre of Da`wah at … Continue reading

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Can we celebrate Hijrah?

By Sheik Yusuf al Qaradawi Some Muslims maintain that celebrating any Islamic occasion is forbidden; they consider celebrating occasions such as the Prophet’s Hijrah to Madinah, Al-Isra’ wal-Mi`raj (the Prophet’s Night Journey and Ascension), the Prophet’s birthday, the Battle of … Continue reading

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