Narrated Jabir bin 'Abdullah Al-Ansari while talking about the period of pause in revelation reporting the speech of the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, “While I was walking, all of a sudden I heard a voice from the sky. I looked up and saw the same angel who had visited me at the cave of… Continue reading Hadeeth # 4: The Period of Pause of Revelation
Narrated ‘A’ishah radhiAllahu ‘anha: The commencement of the Divine Inspiration to Allah’s Messenger salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam was in the form of good dreams which came true like bright day light, and then the love of seclusion was bestowed upon him. He used to go in seclusion in the cave of Hira where he used… Continue reading Hadeeth # 3: The Love for Seclusion and True Dreams before Divine Inspiration
Commentary: Saheeh Al-Bukhari: Kitab al-Wahi [the Book of Revelation] Narrated ‘A’ishah radhiAllahu ‘anha: Al-Harith bin Hisham asked Allah’s Messenger salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, “O Allah’s Messenger! How is the Divine Inspiration revealed to you?” Allah’s Messenger replied, “Sometimes it is (revealed) like the ringing of a bell, this form of Inspiration is the hardest of… Continue reading Hadeeth # 2: How was the Divine Inspiration [Wahi] revealed?
Revelation Muhammad bin Ishaq narrated that Muhammad bin Abi Muhammad said that Ikrimah, or Saeed bin Jubayr, related to Ibn Abbas radhiAllahu anhu that he said, "Sukayn and Adi bin Zayd said, "O Muhammad! We do not know that Allah sent down anything to any human after Musa." Allah sent down a rebuttal of their… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 163