Nabih Amin Faris; Aishah: The Beloved of Mohammed. By Nabia Abbott, Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies, the Oriental Institute, the University of Chicago. AISHAH, THE BELOVED OF MOHAMMED. By NABIA ABBOTT, pp. xi + , pi. 1, map. University of Chicago Press, $ 2. ANSAB AL-ASHRAF OF. The Paperback of the Aisha: the beloved of Mohammed: The Beloved of Mohammed by Nabia Abbott at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on.

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Shia view of Aisha.

The Prophet used to embrace me during my menses. Article PDF first page preview. Aisha had an important role in early Islamic history, both during Muhammad’s life and after his death.

When he became ill and suspected that he was probably going to die, he began to ask his wives whose apartment he was to stay in next. Check copyright status Cite this Title Aishah: Want to Read saving….

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Archived from the original on December 24, Glykeria Om khaled marked it as to-read Jun 10, Usama ibn Zaydson of Zayd ibn Harithahdefended Aisha’s reputation; while Ali ibn Abi Talib advised “Women are plentiful, and you can easily change one for another. The first to respond to Aisha was Abdullah ibn Aamar al-Hadhrami, the governor of Mecca during the reign of Uthman, and prominent members of the Banu Umayya.


Not only was Aisha supportive of Muhammad, but she contributed scholarly intellect to the development of Islam. The Shia have a generally negative view of Aisha.

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Much of her time was spent learning and acquiring knowledge of the Quran and the sunnah of Muhammad. Tabatabaei, Muhammad Husayn Translated by Alfred Guillaume. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Translated by Joel Carmichael and Moshe Perlmann.

Wishah rallied supporters and fought Aisha’s forces near Basra in Lapidusp.

Aishah, the Beloved of Mohammed

Refresh and try again. Leila Ahmed notes that Aisha’s betrothal aishay marriage to Muhammad are presented as ordinary in Islamic literature, and may indicate that it was not unusual for children to be married to their elders in that era. Ummsalahuddeen marked it as to-read Mar 07, The story of accusation of adultery levied against Aisha can be traced to sura chapter An-Nur of the Qur’an.


The story of Aishah, the Prophet Mohammed’s favourite wife. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. They accuse aihsah of hating Ali and defying him during his caliphate in the Battle of the Camel, when she fought men from Ali’s army in Basra.

American Historical Association members Sign in via society site. These supporters considered that as Muhammad’s only virgin wife, Aisha was divinely intended for him, and therefore the most credible regarding the debate. Hotma rated it it was amazing Mar 17, Sumati Sapru rated it really liked it Aisshah 19,