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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One famous example of the many miracles that occurred during this day was when the Muslims came upon a boulder while they were digging that would be an obstacle to making the ditch. When the danger of Banu Qurayza’s night attack to the center of Medina intensified, the Prophet s made two groups of the companions responsible for guarding Muslim’s houses.

The Battle of Khandaq

Prophet of Godp. The Number of the Martyrs and Deaths During this battle, seven mujahids were martyred; four unbelievers were killed. The Muslims were pleased to hear this. It is some distance from Masjid Fath in the direction of Masjid Aqiq. Campaigns led by Muhammad s conflicts Muhammad in Medina.

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It was very unlikely for the enemy to pass through them. Battle of the Trench. What he promised is completely different from what we have now. When he saw the Apostle he said, ‘By God, I do not blame myself for opposing you, but he who forsakes God will be forsaken. We came here to make a treaty with you about fighting Muhammad! Except for the siege and shooting, no fighting took place during this period.

Seeing that they were suffering, the confederates realized that bxttle needed a new tactic in order to reach the Muslims. We will support only if the Quraish sends us ten hostages, otherwise we will not leave the fort.


Messages were repeatedly sent back and forth between the parties, but each held to its position stubbornly. Moreover, Musa has obligated us never to believe in any Prophet who does not bring the sign of a sacrifice consumed by fire from heaven.

There have been some narrations about battke arrows, hard fighting, and injuries from both sides such as Sa’d b. Then Khalid bin Walid said to Abu Sufyan: When the 10, confederates began to attack, they were met by 3, Muslims and the trench between them. They would not help the Qurayshi polytheists and those who helped them.

He made doors for trench and the responsibility of guarding them lay with a person from each tribe. Jibraeel descended and pronounced the plan of Salman excellent and declared it must be executed. Thus when the Holy Prophet Khanraq saw that the prolonged siege was weighing heavily on his people, he went to Masjid Fath which is situated on a hill and invoked the Almighty Allah as follows: Retrieved from ” https: There were only thirty-six cavalrymen.

This army was supplemented with six thousands from Ghatafan, Saleem, and other tribes. A number of individuals were spared when various Muslims intervened on their behalf.

You are the first people to whom the first heavenly ihandaq was sent.

Ali’s a action of killing ‘Amr b. The rule as first instituted was that no one should eat or drink who slept at night in Ramadan; but it was now modified by the following verse:.

Khanraq the war, ‘Amr b. The enemy settled its headquarters in the north of Madinah, where the Battle of Uhud took place. This is something that you are free to agree or disagree with. By the one in whose hands is the life of Huzaifa, the reward of killing him is greater than the reward of all the good deeds performed by the Ummah of Muhammad till Judgment Day.


In its western highlands, along the Red Sea, lies the Hejaz, which is the batyle of Islam and theā€¦. The eyes of the polytheists were filled with dust and dirt.

I swear by God we do not need such an agreement.

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He was given the title of the victor of Yalyal because once he was with a caravan going to Shaam when they reached Yalyal, one thousand robbers attacked and Amr bin Abde Wudd faced and drove them alone by holding a young camel as a shield. The strength of the confederate armies is estimated around 10, men with six hundred horses and some camels, while the Medinan defenders numbered 3, Talha came lf his followers from Bani Asad.

The death khandaw Amr was the end of the new danger. The Almighty Allah has given me the keys of Fars.

Battle of the Ditch

He took a piece of long wood and went out of the manor. Watt conjectures that the Meccans at this point began to contemplate that conversion to Islam would be the most prudent option.

The divine help sent by God to the Prophet and the Muslims is mentioned in the Quran as follows: Or shall we stay in Madinah and defend the city? He asked them to inform him in a way that no one found out so that it would not put Muslims in low spirits. When Abu Sufyan was condemned by the notables of his tribe, he returned.