The martyrdom of `Uthman

May 25, 2015

How `Uthman was murdered

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   How `Uthman was murdered The rebels attacked the house and were confronted by Hasan ibn `Ali, `Abd Allah ibn Zubayr, Muhammad ibn Talhah, Marwan ibn Hakam and Sa`id ibn al-`As, and other sons of the Sahabah radiya Llahu `anhum who stayed with them. Fighting broke out and `Uthman radiya Llahu `anhu called to them: (By) Allah, (by) Allah, I do not want you […]
May 25, 2015

The effect of `Uthman’s murder in creating further turmoil and division

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   The effect of `Uthman’s murder in creating further turmoil and division The turmoil of `Uthman’s radiya Llahu `anhu murder was the cause of a great deal of further turmoil and it cast its shadow on the events that followed it. People’s hearts changed and lying became widespread, and deviation from the laws and teachings of Islam began from that point.[1] The murder of […]
May 25, 2015

Comments of the Sahabah about the fitnah

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Comments of the Sahabah about the fitnah   Anas ibn Malik It was said to Anas ibn Malik radiya Llahu `anhu: No one can love both `Ali and `Uthman. Anas radiya Llahu `anhu said: They are lying. We love both of them.[1]   Hudhayfah ibn al-Yaman It was narrated that Khalid ibn al-Rabi’ said: We heard that Hudhayfah was sick, so Abu Mas`ud […]
May 25, 2015

The attitude of `Ammar ibn Yasir

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   The attitude of `Ammar ibn Yasir In the historical reports that may contain sound or fabricated material, it says that there had been a dispute between `Ammar and `Uthman radiya Llahu `anhuma. Some of these reports have isnad and some have no isnad at all. I have not come across anyone who examined and analysed these reports except a few, therefore it is […]
May 25, 2015

Praise of Ahl al-Bayt for `Uthman and their innocence of shedding his blood

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Attitude of the Sahabah towards the murder of `Uthman Some history books have distorted the attitude of the Sahabah towards the murder of `Uthman. That is due to the Rafidi reports that are quoted by many historians. The one who studies the events of the turmoil mentioned in Tarikh al-Tabari and other books of history through the reports of Abu Mikhnaf, al-Waqidi, Ibn […]