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The Story of Julaybib

It is narrated in the Books of History that Julaybib (may Allah be pleased with him) was a Sahabi who was short in height, deformed in appearance, his lineage was not known, no one knew who his parents had been, … Continue reading

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Salman Al Farisi

The blessed Companion of the Prophet (sallallahu alayhi wa sallam), Salman al-Farsi narrates [1] his journey to Islam as follows: “I was a Persian man from the people of Isfahaan[2] from a town known as Jayi. My father was the … Continue reading

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Zayd bin ‘Amr bin Nufail Al Quraishee

A close relative of ‘Umar bin al-Khattab bin Nufail, Zayd bin ‘Amr bin Nufail was a determined man able to think independently of his surroundings.  In pre-Islaamic Makkah, this was not an easy quality to nurture.  Zayd bin ‘Amr resisted … Continue reading

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