The incident of khalid killing sahabi malik bin nuwayrah ra. Khalid ibn al walid was also sent to invite the banu jadhimah tribe to islam. Khalid ibn al walid defeats the garrison of qinnasrin under meenas at hazim in syria, wiping out the byzantine force. The word hero is a person who has courage, and good qualities. Ibrahim ruled for two months in 744 before he abdicated, and went. That is bout 5 times the size of land conquered by ibn khalid.
It was under his military leadership that arabia, for the first time in history, was united under a single political entity, the caliphate khalid ibn alwalid khalid son of alwalid was from the meccan tribe of quraysh. Im not a historian, but i love to read about history. This is the last time after the war against muslims fought in the battle of trench. After honing his skills as a soldier, his natural leadership qualities and courage on the battlefield made him a. Having remained undefeated, this fact makes him one of the finest military generals in history. Nov 07, 2017 legacy of khalid ibn al walid ra shaykh muhammad abdul jabbar. This book charts his career as an illustrious and successful warrior, khalid ibn al walid, first against the muslim army, and later as leader of the muslim army. After agreement with previously hudaybiyyah muslim brother, walid joined the ranks via.
Our school, khaled bin alwalidalhorj college, was first founded in 1920 as kulliyat al makassed for boys makassed college for boys. Khalid bin walid ra biography in urdu by abu rehan pdf. He is obscure in the history books outside is arabia is mostly because the west and the non muslim countries do not care about him or his contribution. The view of umar bin khattab on khalid bin waleed khalid bin waleed was one of the companions of the prophetsawas who reverted to islam upon the conclusion of the peace treaty of hudaibiya thon the 7th or 8 year after hijra migration. Khalid ibn al walid was born to be a leader of men. Alwalid ibn almughirah, father of khalid ibn alwalid, was a man of experience and cunning, a senior among arab seniors of his time, a man of great wealth according to the testimony of the holy quran as we read in surat almuddaththir chapter 74 of the holy quran. Khalid bin alwaleed, his life and campaignsa was written by the late lieutenantgeneral a.
Works by this author published before january 1, 1925 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Trump will demand of putin a total iranian exit from syria report diplomat tells arabic newspaper us policy doesnt oppose assad remaining. Download complete pdf urdu book from given below links. In the battle of uhud, he was so severe that he came to fight the holy prophet s with abu sufyan. The muslim historian hisham ibn alkalbi mentions the event in his book the book of idols as follows. He also served as pakistans ambassador agha ali ibrahim akram urdu. By my faith, the water will go to whichever army is more steadfast and more deserving. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Khalid ibn alwalid reported that the fighting was so intense, that while fighting, he broke nine swords in the battle. Khalid took over after zayd ibn haritha, then jafar ibn abi talib, then abdullah ibn rawahah were killed. Khalid ibn alwalid was placed in command of one such expedition. Truly one of the most brilliant biographies written on the companion of the prophet saws, khalid bin alwaleed, is the sword of allah by ibn kathir.
Khalid ibn alwalid simple english wikipedia, the free. Abu soleimao calide ibne ualide ibne almogira almaczuni em arabe. He reigned for six months, from april 15 to october 3 or 4, 744, and died in that office. It has two english editions, and has been translated into urdu, arabic, german and bahasa. Khalid ibn alwalid ibn almughirah almakhzumi 585642, commonly known as simply khalid ibn alwalid, was an army commander under abu bakr and umar ibn khattab. And about whom abu bakr ra said awomen will no longer be able to give birth to the likes of khalid bin alwaleed. Walid was known in mecca by the title of alwaheed the one. Aluzza was a shedevil which used to frequent three trees in the valley of nakhlah. Calide ibne ualide wikipedia, a enciclopedia livre. After honing his skills as a soldier, his natural leadership qualities and courage on the battlefield made him a natural choice as commander of the cavalry. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. Ibn kathir wrote the original story in his book albidayah wannihayah. Description this ebook was compiled for readers to learn about the life of khalid bin waleed, the sword of allah. He had not earned any fame before the battle of uhud, but when he fought against the muslims in uhud, he came to be known as a ferocious warrior of arabs.
When the prophet captured mecca, he dispatched khalid ibnalwalid saying, go to the valley of nakhlah. This earned him the title saifullah meaning the sword of allah. Bani khuzaimah and bani makhzum used to fight each other during the days of ignorance. Translations or editions published later may be ed.
Khalid bin alwaleed the sword of allah by abdul basit ahmad by. Khalid ibn al walid with this movement changed the course of the war and has defeated the muslims. If you give us victory, i shall see that no enemy warrior is. Khalid bin walid misbahuzzulam, roots of the karbala. These wise words of prophet muhammad s were best proved in the case of our hero khalid ibn aiwalid r. Trump will demand of putin a total iranian exit from syria report diplomat tells arabic newspaper us. If you give us victory, i shall see that no enemy warrior is left alive until their river runs with their blood. These wise words of prophet muhammad s were best proved in. We should know that khalid was a member of the bani makhzum tribe. Khalid ibn alwalid by omer yilmaz, 9781597843799, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. Which military leader accomplished a more amazing feat. Noted for its ottomanturkish architectural style, the mosque is dedicated to khalid ibn alwalid, an arab military commander who led the muslim conquest of syria in the 7th century following the decisive battle of yarmouk.
The incident of khalid killing sahabi malik bin nuwayrah. Khalid ibn alwalid a the sword of god loses his edge. Khalid ibn alwalid sword of allah pakistan defence. A son to alwalid almughirah and lubabah alharith, khalid alwalid was raised at the surrounding of a wealthy family. After agreement with previously hudaybiyyah muslim brother, walid joined the ranks via references. Jul 30, 2012 after khalid ibn alwalid was dismissed by caliph umar alkhattab, he visited madinah and met caliph umar alkhattab personally. In that battle, he took some meccans and infidels and went atop the uhud mountain. Apr 20, 2017 to be frank, i had never heard of the guy until i read this question and read on wikipedia. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the creative commons cc0 license. Khalid ibn alwalid with this movement changed the course of the war and has defeated the muslims. Why isnt khalid bin walid known to be a great military. Sayf allah almaslul the drawn sword of god the companion of prophet muhammad peace be upon him khalid the drawn sword of god khalid ibn alwalid arabic. Khalid bin walid was given the title of saifullah which meansthe sword ofallah.
Khalids mother was lubabah alsughra bint alharith, a paternal sister of maymunah bint alharith soon after his birth, in accordance with the traditions of the quraysh, khalid was. Enough from me here is a quick intro from the authors of the site. Saudiarbia he was from the meccan tribe of quraysh. Yazid ibn alwalid ibn abd almalik or yazid iii 701 34 october 744 arabic. Prior to accepting islam, waleed was one of the commanders of the army of disbelievers in the battles of badr. As a matter of fact, the list of generals who have never been defeated is a very short one and his name is on it. His first book, the sword of allah, on the life and campaigns of khalid ibn alwalid, was published in 1970 after a five years effort, including visits to battlefields in lebanon, syria, jordan, iraq, kuwait and saudi arabia. How good was khalid ibn alwalid as a military reddit. Read in this booklet khalid ibn alwalid family childhood and training, fathers name and mothers name, date of birth, appearance, life before accepting islam. This earned him the title saifullah meaning the sword of allah khalid took over after zayd ibn haritha, then jafar ibn abi talib, then abdullah ibn rawahah were killed. Legacy of khalid ibn al walid ra shaykh muhammad abdul jabbar. Nov 26, 2011 read in this booklet khalid ibn alwalid family childhood and training, fathers name and mothers name, date of birth, appearance, life before accepting islam. His father was walid ibn almughirah, sheikh of the banu makhzum, a clan of the arab tribe of quraysh.
Khalid ibn alwalid ibn almughira almakhzumi was an arab muslim commander in the service of the islamic prophet muhammad and the caliphs abu bakr r. Aug 01, 1997 his most famous book the sword of allah is a biography on the muslim general, khalid ibn alwalid. Why did caliph umar dismissed khalid alwalid as general. He was the eldest son of his predecessor caliph abd almalik r. Top 11 quotes of khalid ibn alwalid famous quotes and. Drawn sword o god, wis a companion o the islamic prophet muhammad. Sword of god, died 642, one of the two generals with. The story of jihad for islam and the islamic services of hazrat khalid bin walid in islamic history and death. Sword of allah of a biographical study of the greatest military general in history. Khalid ibn alwalid sword of allah khalid is said to have fought around a hundred battles, both major battles and minor skirmishes as well as single duels, during his military career. He is noted for his military prowess, commanding the forces of prophet muhammad saww and those of his immediate successors of the rashidun caliphate.
Oct 05, 2012 khalid ibn al walid was sent to destroy the idol goddess al uzza, worshipped by polytheists, he did this successfully, and 1 ethiopian woman was also killed, who muhammad claimed was the real al uzza. Khalid ibn alwalid is drawn from chapter six, beginning on page 165, of volume five, the sword of islam of the twelvevolume historical series the christians. Said this before the decisive battle of walaja, when muslim army ran short of water. Watch our short introduction video for more information. Nov 07, 2012 this is a story about the amazing fighter khalid. For 20 years, the my hero project has been using media to celebrate the best of humanity. Early years born in the year 642, khalid ibn alwalid was a member of the banu makhzums quraishy tribe which was the opposing enemy of his destined friend and prophet, muhammad s. Abu bakr ra said women will never give birth to the likes of khalid bin alwaleed. Khalid ibn alwalid, byname sif, or sayf, allah arabic. His most famous book the sword of allah is a biography on the muslim general, khalid ibn alwalid. After the conquest of mecca, the holy prophet s was in mecca itself from where he sent khalid bin walid to the yalamlam area, where the bani khuzaimah lived, to invite them towards islam. Abu sulayman khalid ibn alwalid ibn almughirah almakhzumi arabic.
He retired from the pakistan army as lieutenantgeneral in 1978. He single handedly conquered all nations from the tyrrhenian sea to the indian ocean. Personally, i consider khalid ibn alwalid as one of the greatest generals in history. Khalid ibn al walid decisively defeats a larger roman army under heraclius in his final battle against the roman empire, conquering northern syria and southern turkey. There arent many generals with a track record as stellar as his.
Posthumous works may be ed based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas. As alwalid grew older, hisham became increasingly displeased with his nephews behaviour including an excessive love. An armys strength lies not in numbers of men but in allahs help, and its weakness lies in being forsaken by allah khalid ibn alwalid. Khalid assumed command of the muslim army in battle of mutah. Growing up as one of three brothers in a military family, he always played commander to his brothers soldiers. Discover islams greatest general while islamic history is replete with extraordinary examples of military prowess and feats of arms, the majority of military historians tend to focus on the more familiar masters of the art of war. If i were to marry a beautiful woman whom i love, or if i were. Personally, i consider khalid ibn al walid as one of the greatest generals in history. After khalid ibn alwalid was dismissed by caliph umar alkhattab, he visited madinah and met caliph umar alkhattab personally. It was an elementary school and a vocational school accounting and business after grade five. A biographical study of one of the greatest military generals in history by akram, a. Orgs refusal to refer to malik ra and his associates as believers notice how the author seeks to tactically place those that didnt pay zakat within the same category as apostates, thus muddying the waters. You have achieved what no man did ever before, but verily it was through allahs help. Walid ibn yazid or walid ii 709 17 april 744 arabic.
He retired from the pakistan army as lieutenantgeneral in. Khalid ibn alwalid ibn almughira almakhzumi arabic. Ibrahim ibn alwalid wikisource, the free online library. During the meeting it was reported caliph umar alkhattab giving a tribute to khalid ibn alwalid.265 1065 895 14 780 833 630 336 1074 649 239 47 1516 27 1369 214 842 967 1141 17 1433 807 421 205 981 122 1272 394 598 1326 290 848 232 1201