Prophet Muhammad's life and legacy is a source of guidance for us all at all times. It is crucial to re-read his life beyond the chronological events of history, but as a source of guidance for positive and practical impact on our spirituality, career, health, family, and community.
God describes him with these words: "O Prophet, indeed We have sent you as a witness and a bringer of good tidings and a warner. And one who invites to Allah , by His permission, and an illuminating lamp" (Quran 33:45-46).
To us, the Prophet was an ideal husband, father, father-in-law, son-in-law, friend, humanitarian, teacher, counsellor, Imam, leader, strategist, diplomat, and above all, a follower and servant of God. May God's choicest peace and blessings be upon him.
"O Mankind, We created you from a single (pair) of a male and a female and made you into nations and tribes, that you may know each other. Verily the most honored of you in the sight of God is he who is the most righteous of you" (Quran 49:13).
Faith in the face of difficulties and seeking and supporting the Truth: these are characteristics of both groups of Ansar. These committed individuals took a stand to support of One Message-the Oneness of God and obedience to Him.
For the Prophet, peace was not a strategy he employed, it was the goal of his peace movement. He preached peace and justice leading to the establishment of a peace sanctuary in the city of Madinah where even animals cannot be harmed, hunting unless for food was forbidden and trees cannot be cut.
Hope. The Prophet had hope for the future. The Prophet also remained optimistic about the situation and the future. Let us remember that if we look only at what is today, we don't consider what could be in the future with the Will and Help of Allah.
Our Prophet was a mercy to all human beings, regardless of their religious, racial, cultural or ethnic background. We, as his followers, must live and spread this message today at a time when hatefulness and ugliness towards each other has become the norm
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