As the Seerah of the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ commences, we embark alongside Shaykh Yasir Qadhi to concentrate on the life and times of the greatest human being to have ever walked on the face of earth.
Some of the broad characteristics of the Prophet ﷺ, the Shama’il (the appearance) and the Khasa’is unique and specific characteristics only attributed to him) will also be discussed at length and one is surely left mesmerised and wanting to know more. The stature of this great man is gathered and understood with evidences of how Allah SWT name and the Prophet ﷺ name is always mentioned together.
As many as 250 names have been given to him such as Muhammed, Ahmad, Mahi, Aqib and many more. No one is more praised more than him. When will the ultimate form of praise be given to him? What is Maqam al Mahmud? Shaykh Yasir answers these questions explicitly.
Details are also divulged on how the names of the Prophet ﷺ – Muhammad and Ahmad – are used to signify different meanings and what is the context in which they are used.
Of the innumerable Khasais of our Prophet ﷺ are that- he is the final Prophet of Allah, he has been given the largest Ummah among all the Prophets, the powerful miracle of the Quran has been given to him, the miracle of Isra wal Miraj, blessed with the highest level of Jannah and many more.
Do listen intently to get acquainted with the Prophet ﷺ.
Series by Yasir Qadhi
About Yasir Qadhi
Yasir Qadhi was born in Houston, Texas and completed his primary and secondary education in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. He graduated with a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Houston, after which he was accepted as a student at the Islamic University of Madinah. After completing a diploma in Arabic, he graduated with a B.A. from the College of Hadith and Islamic Sciences. Thereafter, he completed a M.A. in Islamic Theology from the College of Dawah, after which he returned to America and completed his doctorate, in Religious Studies, from Yale University. Currently he is teaching at Rhodes College, in Memphis, TN.