Yasir Qadhi – Seerah – 06 The Birth of Prophet Muhammad and Why Arabia

This interesting video sees Shaykh Dr Yasir Qadhi reflect upon the birth of the Prophet ﷺ and why Allah chose Arabia to send the Prophet ﷺ. Moreover, he delves into how this happened in actuality and whose dua was answered in this context and what was that dua?

We also are made to ponder on the type of Shirk that the people in the period of Jahiliyyah indulged in and how it still fell into the very bracket of Shirk.

Explicit details are divulged on the birth of the Prophet ﷺ which includes almost everything there is to know with regards to his parents – Abdullah and Amina. Also, the numerous conjectures surrounding the exact date of the birth of the Prophet ﷺ are put to rest with around 10 different opinions being brought to the fore.

One such explanation can be seen in the following :

The Prophet ﷺ was asked about fasting on Mondays and he said: “That is a day on which I was born and on it my mission began – or Revelation came to me.”