As you know Rabi Ul Awwal is the birth month of Prophet Muhammad PBUH, Here are the major things that you need to know about the birth of Prophet Muhammad PBUH.
Prophet Muhammad PBUH was born on Monday
Prophet Muhammad PBUH was born in the Elephant Year (Approx. 570 CE)
This year was named after an event in which Allah protected Kaaba from the Abyssian Army, which we also described in how Ababeel protected Kaaba by the order of Allah. This incident is also detailed in the Quranic Chapter 105, named Elephant.
Al-Muttalib Bin Abdullah bin Qais bin Makhramah narrates from his father who cited his father saying;
Prophet Muhammad PBUH was born in the month of Rabi ul Awwal
Islamic scholars agree that the last messenger of Allah SWT was born in Rabi Ul Awwal which is the 3rd Islamic month in the Islamic calendar. But the exact birth date is debated among the scholars of different sects.
Prophet Muhammad PBUH was born in Makkah, Saudi Arabia
He was born in the city of Makkah, Saudi Arabia. His birthplace is near to Kaaba, which is later converted into a library by the Saudi Government.
A number of Miracles happened when Prophet Muhammad PBUH was born
These are one of the famous miracles were mentioned in the different famous Islamic books;
Abu Muttalib gave Prophet the name “Muhammad”
Abu Muttalib was the first person to hold Prophet Muhammad PBUH in his arms and give him a name, “Mohammad.”
Father of Prophet Muhammad PBUH died before his birth
Father of Prophet Muhammad PBUH was Abdullah ibn Abd al-Muttalib, he passed away even before the birth of Prophet Muhammad PBUH. When Prophet Muhammad PBUH turned 6, his mother passed away, making him an Orphan.
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