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Q:        Where was the Ummul Mu’mineen (mother of the believers) Hazrat Hafsah – may Allah be pleased with her – buried?

A:         In Jannat Al-Baqee’.

 

Q:        What is the name of the Ummul Mu’mineen by whom the Quranic texts were kept for the first time?

A:         It was Hazrat Hafsah – may Allah be pleased with her.

 

Q:        What is the name of Hazrat Hafsah’s – may Allah be pleased with her – father?

A:         Hazrat Umar Ibn Al-Khattaab – may Allah be pleased with him.

 

Q:        Who from amongst the Ummahaatul Mu’mineen had memorized the Holy Quran by heart?

A:         Hazrat ‘Ayesha Siddeeqah – may Allah be pleased with her – and Hazrat Hafsah – may Allah be pleased with her.

 

Q:        What is the name of Ummul Mu’mineen, Hazrat Sauda’s – may Allah be pleased with her – father?

A:         Shamoos Ibn Qais.

 

Q:        Who was the tallest of all the Ummahaatul Mu’mineen?

A:         Hazrat Sauda – may Allah be pleased with her.

 

Q:        What is the actual name of the Ummul Mu’mineen Hazrat Juwairiyah – may Allah be pleased with her?

A:         Barrah.

 

Q:        What was her father’s name?

A:         Haarith Ibn Abi Diraar.

 

Q:        What was the name of her first husband?

A:         Masaafe’ Ibn Safwaan.

 

Q:        Where was the Ummul Mu’mineen Hazrat Mamoonah – may Allah be pleased with her – buried?

A:         At a place called “Sarf” where the Holy Prophet – may Allah send peace and blessings upon him – met her the first time.

(Zarqaani Vol. 3, p. 253)

 

Q:        What were the names of her parents?

A:         Her father’s name was Haarith Ibn Huzn and her mother’s name was Hind Bint ‘Awf.

 

Q:        At the time of which Ummul Mumineen’s Nikah was the verse of Hijaab (veiling) revealed?

A:         During the Nikah of Hazrat Zainab Bint Jahsh – may Allah be pleased with her.

 

Q:        Which Ummul Mu’mineen did not narrate any Hadeeth?

A:         Hazrat Khadeejah and Hazrat Zainab Bint Khuzaimah – may Allah be pleased with them.

 

Q:        Which wife of the Holy Prophet – may Allah send peace and blessings upon him – was the sister of Hazrat Abbaas’ wife – may Allah be pleased with them?

A:         Hazrat Maimoonah – may Allah be pleased with her.

 

Q:        Who performed the funeral Salah of Hazrat Maimoonah – may Allah be pleased with her?

A:         Hazrat Abbaas – may Allah be pleased with him.

 

Q:        Which Ummul Mu’mineen was the aunt (mother’s sister) of Hazrat Khaalid Ibn Waleed – may Allah be pleased with him?

A:         Hazrat Maimoonah – may Allah be pleased with her.

 

Q:        Whom did the Holy Prophet – may Allah send peace and blessings upon him – marry the last?

A:         Hazrat Maimoonah – may Allah be pleased with her.

 

Q:        When did Hazrat Maimoonah – may Allah be pleased with her – pass away?

A:         In the year 51 A.H.

 

Q:        Where is the grave of Hazrat Maimoonah – may Allah be pleased with her?

A:         At a place called “Yasraf”.

 

Q:        Which Ummul Mu’mineen passed away at the place where she got married?

A:         Hazrat Maimoonah – may Allah be pleased with her.

 

Q:        What was Hazrat Safiyyah’s – may Allah be pleased with her – father’s name?

A:         Hayy Ibn Akhtab.

 

Q:        Whose descendant was Hazrat Safiyyah – may Allah be pleased with her?

A:         She was from the descendants of Hazrat Nabi Moosa and Haroon – peace be upon them.

 

Q:        The Holy Prophet – may Allah send peace and blessings upon him – had once cut connections from his wives and went into separation for a month; why did this happen and what is it called?

A:         They demanded extra expenditures and then they suspended the demand.  It’s called Eela.

 

Q:        Who performed the funeral Salah of Hazrat Safiyyah – may Allah be pleased with her – and lowered her into the grave?

A:         The governor of Madinah Munawwarah, Marwaan Ibn Hakam performed her funeral Salah and her nephews lowered her into the grave.

(Zarqaani Vol. 3, p. 236)

 

Q:        What was Hazrat Mariyah’s sister’s name?

A:         Sheereen.

 

Q:        When did Hazrat Mariyah Qibtiyyah – may Allah be pleased with her – pass away?

A:         In the year 16 A.H.

 

Q:        Who performed the Janazah Salah of Hazrat Mariyah Qibtiyyah – may Allah be pleased with her?

A:         Hazrat Umar Ibn Al-Khattaab – may Allah be pleased with him.

 

Q:        What is the name of the Ummul Mu’mineen Hazrat Umme Habeeba’s – may Allah be pleased with her – father?

A:         Hazrat Abu Sufyaan – may Allah be pleased with him.

 

Q:        What was the actual name of Hazrat Umme Habeeba – may Allah be pleased with her?

A:         Ramlah.

 

Q:        Which Ummul Mu’mineen was the sister of Hazrat Ameer Mu’awiyah – may Allah be pleased with him?

A:         Hazrat Umme Habeeba – may Allah be pleased with her.

 

Q:        What was the amount of her Mahr and who paid it?

A:         400 gold coins that were paid by the king Hazrat Najjaashi – may Allah be pleased with him – on behalf of the Holy Prophet – may Allah send peace and blessings upon him.

 

Q:        What is the name of the Ummul Mu’mineen after marrying whom Allah Almighty specifically commanded the Holy Prophet – may Allah send peace and blessing upon him – to make more than four marriages?

A:         Hazrat Zainab Bint Khuzaimah – may Allah be pleased with her.

 

Q:        What was the title of Hazrat Zainab Bint Khuzaimah – may Allah be pleased with her?

A:         Ummul Masaakeen (Mother of the poor).

 

Q:        Whose Janazah Salah did the Holy Prophet – may Allah send peace and blessings upon him – perform from amongst his wives?

A:         The Funeral Salah of Hazrat Zainab Bint Khuzaimah – may Allah be pleased with her.

 

Q:        Which wife of the Holy Prophet’s – may Allah send peace and blessings upon him – Nikah was performed in the heavens?

A:         The Nikah of Hazrat Zainab Bint Jahsh – may Allah be pleased with her.

(Hashiya Jalalain p. 355)

 

Q:        For what amount of Mahr did the Holy Prophet – may Allah send peace and blessings upon him – perform the Nikah of Hazrat Zainab Bint Jahsh – may Allah be pleased with her – with Hazrat Zaid – may Allah be pleased with him?

A:         10 gold coins, 60 Dirhams, a pair of clothes, 50 containers of food and 30 containers of dates.

 

Q:        Who performed the Janazah Salah of Hazrat Zainab Bint Jahsh – may Allah be pleased with her?

A:         Hazrat Umar Ibn Al-Khattaab – may Allah be pleased with him.

(Madaarij Al-Nubuwwah p. 10)

 

Q:        What was the name of Hazrat Umme Salmah’s – may Allah be pleased with her – father?

A:         Umaiyah.

 

Q:        How many wives of the Holy Prophet – may Allah send peace and blessings upon him – were alive at the time of his departure?

A:         9 of them.

 

Q:        What is so significant about the mothers of believers that makes them stand out compared to all the other women?

A:         They are “The mother of believers”.  None can marry them after the demise of the Holy Prophet – may Allah send peace and blessings upon him.

(Islami Ma’loomaat ka Encyclopaedia p. 205-211)