Do not fight them unless they start fighting, because by Allah’s grace, you are in the right and to leave them till they start fighting will be another point from your side against them. If by Allah’s will, the enemy is defeated then do not kill the runner away, nor strike a helpless person, or finish off the wounded, and do not inflict pain on women even though they may attack your honour with filthy words and abuse your officers, because they are weak in character, mind and intelligence. We have been ordered to desist from them although they may be unbelievers. Even in pre-Islamic period if a man struck a woman with a stone or a stick he was rebuked along with his latter after him.
To Abdullah bin Abbas after Muhammad bin Abi Bakr had been killed. Now, Egypt has been conquered and Muhammad bin Abi Bakr, may Allah have mercy on him, has ...Learn More
To the people of Egypt sent through Malik al-Ashtar when he was made the Governor Now, Allah the Glorified, deputed Muhammad (pbuh) as a warner for all the worlds and ...Learn More
Imam’s will as to how his property should be dealt with. He wrote it on return from Siffin. This is what Ali ibne Abi Talib, the slave of ...Learn More
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