Khadijah bint Khuwaylid. (d. ca. ). First wife of Muhammad, and his only wife until her death. Mother of Fatimah and other sons and daughters of. A very common name for girls among Muslims is Khadijah. Many choose this name to commemorate the first wife of the Prophet Muhammad. Khadijah bint Khuwaylid was the first wife of Muhammad and the first person to accept Islam. She is revered amongst Muslims as a “mother of.

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He died before his business became a success. For other uses, see Khadija disambiguation. And so it happened.

Khadijah bint Khuwaylid

The collision between both empires paved the way for the ultimate destruction of the ancient Persian empire and in Islam setting root in that important part of the world. Once Aisha, his third wife, asked him if Khadijah had been the only woman worthy of his love. It has been related by Aisha that on his way back to Mecca, Jibril appeared to the Prophet peace and blessings of Allah be upon him and said, “Allah, may He be exalted and glorified, has heard what the people have said to you and how they have responded to your invitation, and he has sent the angel in charge of the mountains so that you can tell him what you want him to with them.

She believed in me when all others disbelieved; she held me truthful when others called me a liar; she sheltered me when others abandoned me; she comforted me when others shunned me; and Allah granted me children by her while depriving me of children by other women.


He hardly started before being joined by a young boy who stood on his right side, then by a woman who stood behind them. The experience that Muhammad held working with caravans in his uncle Abu Talib’s family business had earned him the honorific titles Al-Sadiq “the Truthful” and Al-Amin “the Trustworthy” or “Honest”.

And there was a light on his face, a glow, the same light that had shone from his father, but it was more, much more powerful, and it was especially apparent on his broad forehead and in his eyes which were remarkably luminous. Have you heard of Khadijah? It was Abu Talib, Muhammad’s uncle, who delivered khuuwaylid marriage sermon saying.

She jhuwaylid that he marry at the same time a lady called Sawda, the widow of Al-Sakran ibn ‘Amr. What would her family say? His nose was aquiline and his mouth was finely shaped.

Khadijah’s father, who died around A. These were regarded as the wives of the Almighty When I sometimes said to him, ” You treat Khadijah in such a way as if there is no khhadijah on Earth except Khadijah,” he would say, “Khadijah was such-and-such, and from her I had children.

Bilquis, the Queen of Sheba. Muhammad was married to her until her death and Khadijah was the only khuwaylir to be married to Muhammad in monogamythus sometimes regarded as Muhammad’s most beloved.

Khadijah proposed to Muhammad when he was 25 years old and she was 40 years old. Khadijah and the Prophet had 6 children together: She was a strong Muslim and sacrificed her khadiijah in the cause of Islam. Archived from the original on Abdullah also died in childhood. Muhammad peace and vint be upon him stepped into it to see that everything was as it should be, and with his own hands lowered her gently into it.


I am the angel in charge of the mountains, and your Lord has sent me so that you can order me to do whatever you want. Login Request Help Help Docs. Did he not find you an orphan and protect you?

When he bowed down, the young boy and the woman bowed, khuwaykid when he stood up straight, they, too, did likewise. On the way back from Syria, the Prophet peace and blessings be upon him lay down under a tree to rest for a while. Among those idols was one for Abraham and another for Ishmael, each carrying divine arrows in his hands.

Islams Women – Khadijah bint Khuwaylid

Ibn Sa’d’s Kitab al-Tabaqat al-Kabirp. Retrieved 23 August Who were Khadijah’s children by her second husband? Muhammad later called this tenth year “the Year of Sorrow “, as his uncle and protector Abu Talib also died at this time.

Quickly she wrapped a blanket around his shoulders and, when he had calmed down, she asked him to describe exactly what had happened. Retrieved from ” https: Besides him, Khadijah gave birth khusaylid Abu Halah to two other sons: