Yasir Qadhi – Seerah – 84 Conversion of Ka’b ibn Zuhayr

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi delves into the story behind the conversion to Islam of one of the most illustrious poet of the time – Ka’b ibn Zuhayr who was the son of Zuhayr ibn Abi Salma. Zuhayr was a celebrated poet himself having written the seven hanging poems. He had died before the advent of Islam … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Seerah – 83 Battle of Hunayn Part 2

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi makes a detailed lecture on the incidents that transpired in the battle of Hunayn. When the Muslims were helped by the angels sent down by Allah during the course of this battle, some of them did see the angels or felt their presence and one amongst them was Jubayr ibn Mut’im who … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Seerah – 82 Battle of Hunayn Part 1

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi now moves on to the Battle of Hunayn and what set this battle into action and all the other relevant details. The Prophet ﷺ was weary of the news doing the rounds of the possible attack of the tribe of Ta’if – Taqif and the Hawazim in order for them to regain … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Seerah – 81 The Conquest of Makkah Part 6

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi sets the tone for the conclusion of the series on the conquest of Mecca by sharing the benefits, morals and Fiqh in this regard. The conversions of two people are discussed in the start and they are Umme Hane and Abdullah ibn Za’bari. During the 19 day stay of the Prophet ﷺ … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Seerah – 80 The Conquest of Makkah Part 5

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi continues from the previous video and we get acquainted with many more incidents and happy turn of events post the Khutbah of the Prophet ﷺ standing in front of the door of the Ka’bah. The first thing he does is assigning Bilal RA the coveted, prestigious and honourable task of standing on … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Seerah – 79 The Conquest of Makkah Part 4

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi discusses the events happening in the Conquest of Mecca and many highlights are seen. The Prophet ﷺ divided the entire Muslim army into three major contingents which were Ansaris, Muhajiroun and a mixture of the two. Sa’d ibn Ubadah was heading the Ansar and Khalid ibn Waleed was heading the Muhajiroun and … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Seerah – 78 The Conquest of Makkah Part 3

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi continues his lecture on the conquest of Mecca and he discusses some major conversions to Islam that took place in this time. We begin with the conversion of the uncle of the Prophet ﷺ, Abbas. When did he convert to Islam? This is a topic of a lot of discussion and controversy. … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Seerah – 77 The Conquest of Makkah Part 2

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi now continues to shed light on the Conquest of Mecca and we move forward from the Prophet ﷺ arrival at Mecca. Meanwhile, a sahaba named Hatib ibn Abi Balta’ah warns the Quraysh about the advent of the Prophet ﷺ into Mecca. Who is Hatib? He was a mawla from Yemen and now … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Seerah – 76 The Conquest of Makkah Part 1

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi now dives straight into the topic of the Conquest of Mecca in immense detail. After the Treaty of Hudaybiyyah, the tribes of Banu Kuzaa (Muslims) and Banu Bakr (pagans sided by the Quraysh) had a sort of a raid and the Banu Bakr were assisted by Suhail ibn Amr, Safwan ibn Umayyah … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Seerah – 75 Recap & Battle of Dhat Al Salasil

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi now moves on to to discuss the Battle of Dhat Al Salasil. But before that he also indulges in a quick recap of the entire Seerah completed uptil now. He touches base on different topics ranging from the early life in Mecca, the atrocities the new Muslims faced in Mecca at the … Read more