Battle of the Ditch, (ad ), Arabic Al-Khandaq (The Ditch), an early Muslim victory that ultimately forced the Meccans to recognize the political and religious. 5th year of the Migration 29 Shawwal / January ) The Battle of Khandaq, which took place two years after the Battle of Uhud, is one of the important battles . The Battle of Khandaq. At this time, there was growing peace and security in Medina. However, a Jewish tribe called Banu Nadir attempted to.

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Let us hand over Muhammad to him and we can go back to our people. We were busy in digging the trench in the company of the Prophet when Lady Fatima s. A horseman from that tribe rode very fast the distance that is usually ridden in twelve days only in four days and gave the Prophet in Madinah the report mentioning the preparation of the Qurayshi polytheists.

The Battle of the Trench Arabic: One of the incidents that Sons of Nadr Jews caused to happen through their provocation, encouragement and leading is the Battle fo Khandaq. The third time Huzaifa said: Please read the report following it, which is narrated from Ibn Babawayh.

They would not help the Qurayshi polytheists and those who helped them. The hurricane was preceded by an argument between the pagans and their Jewish allies, which made their co-operation in the battle highly difficult. I became a Muslim. A duel could only be between two persons. Ali bin Ibrahim narrates that Ammar Yasir was busy in digging the trench when Uthman passed from there and keeping his sleeve at his nose he went away from there.


Battle of Ahzab (Tribes), Battle of Khandaq (Ditch, Moat, Trench), War against Islam

Tribes from among them such as Banu Al-Natheer and others were exiled by the Prophet. There is no permanent life other than life in the hereafter.

They wanted to weaken the influence of the Islamic state in Madinah in order to act easily. Both parties were ready to watch this great fight. The offer was regarded as reasonable by both the Messenger of God and the Companions and the following decision was made:.

They will ask some of your notables as hostages and they will kill them in order to make peace again with Muhammad.

To take up arms against the gattle, Muslims dug a trench around Medinaan idea from Salman al-Farsi. Withdrawal, or continuation of the siege until the Muslims surrender or were forced to cross the moat and khanxaq the pagans. But it would be logical to affirm two important matters: During those days the Messenger of Allah S displayed many miracles about increase in food as mentioned in the chapters of miracles.

Battle of the Trench

Retrieved from ” http: All Muslims, even the children, worked very hard to dig trenches. What is coming from you to us? The following glad tidings of the Messenger of God increased their joy: Ahle Sunnat have narrated through many chains that Ibn Masud used to recite this verse as follows:. In response, the confederates obviously refused such a demand, suspicious that the hostages would be given to the Muslims… and in this way, an atmosphere of distrust and suspicion arose between the two forces, disrupting their evil plans against the Muslims.


Ahzab is another name for the Battle of Khandaq, which was given this name due to the trenches khandaqs dug around Madinah upon the khanfaq of the Messenger of God in order to stop the attack of the enemy easily. Though the hearts of most of the Muslims were filled with fear, some of them were unshaken by the new danger.

The Battle of Khandaq

And you have also brought a helper? With the sharp blow that remains famous even after the battles. The Messenger of Allah S said to the Muslims: Ali killed Amr immediately and Amr’s companions ran away, trying to re-cross the moat from the Islamic side to the pagan side.

And when the hypocrites and those in whose hearts was a disease began to say: According to traditions the digging of the trench seems to have occurred during the month of Ramadan and it is well known that the battle was fought during the month of Shawwal. Mansur and kandaq them as well. I told him how much food we had.