Answering the Baseless Shi`i Allegations Against Sayyiduna Abu Bakr

September 28, 2015

Accusation of Abu Bakr and `Umar not being present during the boycott

The rancour which the Shia harbour for the noble Sahabah radiya Llahu ‘anhum needs no introduction and it is quite commonplace to find them levelling unfounded tenuous accusations against the esteemed companions and students of Rasulullah salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam on account of their bigotry. One such accusation has been levelled against Sayyidina Abu Bakr and Sayyidina ‘Umar radiya Llahu `anhuma, that they were not present during the boycott […]
September 11, 2015

Objection of not Participating in Jihad

 BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Objection of not Participating in Jihad   A few people level the accusation against Sayyiduna Abu Bakr and Sayyiduna `Umar radiya Llahu `anhuma that during the era of nubuwwah they were not appointed leaders of the army, nor did they participate in any combat, nor were they injured during jihad; thereby deserving any reward. Thus, it is proof of their inability and unworthiness. […]
September 11, 2015

Accusation of Confessing to Error and Sin

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Accusation of Confessing to Error and Sin   The enemies of the Sahabah radiya Llahu `anhum raise the objection against Sayyiduna Abu Bakr radiya Llahu `anhu that he was not worthy of the khilafah on account of what he stated in his sermons and other speeches, namely:   ان لي شيطانا يعتريني I have a devil that troubles me   اني لست بخيركم […]
September 11, 2015

Virtues and Outstanding Traits of Sayyiduna Abu Bakr al-Siddiq

If one were to scan through the annals of history, one would find the life stories of many great personalities. Men who influenced the lives of those around them, creating a new way of thinking and in all formed new ideologies. However, most of their lives have been tainted with stories of their greed, lust and hunger for power. As one continues to search through the books of our past, […]
September 11, 2015

Accusation Regarding the Army of Sayyiduna Usamah ibn Zayd

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Accusation Regarding the Army of Sayyiduna Usamah ibn Zayd   Those who criticise the Sahabah radiya Llahu `anhum state that in Safar 11 A.H, Rasulullah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam prepared an army to face the Romans, appointing as their leader Sayyiduna Usamah ibn Zayd radiya Llahu `anhu. The Shi`i scholar Ibn Mutahhar al-Hilli reports that Rasulullah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam said: […]