Tag: Heraclius هرقل

Hadith on Reconciliation: The Prophet calls the Roman Emperor to a common word between them

January 6, 2013

Ibn Abbas reported: Abu Sufyan ibn Harb told me that Heraclius called for his interpreter and then asked for the letter of the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him. Heraclius read in it, “In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. From Muhammad the servant of Allah and His Messenger to Heraclius: O […]

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Hadith on Islam: The Prophet orders the Muslims to pray, give charity, be chaste, and be kind to their families

October 3, 2012

Abdullah ibn Abbas reported: Abu Sufyan said that Heraclius had sent for him and he said, “What does Muhammad order you to do?” Abu Sufyan said, “He orders us to perform prayers, to give charity, to be chaste, and to keep good relations with our families.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 5635 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari عَنْ […]

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Hadith on Revelation: The story of Roman Emperor Heraclius and his response to the Prophet’s call

September 25, 2012

Abdullah ibn Abbas reported: Abu Sufyan ibn Harb informed me that Roman Emperor Heraclius had sent a messenger to him while he had been accompanying a caravan from Quraish. They were merchants doing business in Syria at the time when the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, made a truce with Abu Sufyan and […]

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