A Biographical Study of the Greatest Military General in History. Khalid Bin Al- Waleed was one of the greatest generals in history. Abu Bakr (ra) said ‘Women will. Sword of Allah: Khalid Bin Al-Waleed, His Life and Campaigns [A.I. Akram] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Sword of Allah: Khalid bin Al-Waleed: Khalid bin Al-Waleed was one of the greatest generals in history, and one of the greatest heroes of Islam. Besides him .

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The region was secured after the Battle of Zafar in October with the defeat of a tribal mistress8, Salma. The latter two were captured after the Battle of Qaryatayn and the Battle of Hawarin. It is not a good copy of Ibn Kathir’s work. Campaigns in Armenia and Anatolia. Your anger may well lead me also to join Muhammad. In other projects Wikiquote. Sadly, no index, but a helpful Table of Contents listing the battles. Battle results in the death of the three Muslim commanders and a near rout of the Muslim army.

Umar bid his last farewell to Khalid in which khalld said:. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Khalid was born c.

Since the Muslim forces in Syria were in need of urgent reinforcement, Khalid avoided the conventional route to Syria via Daumat-ul-Jandal because it was a long and would take weeks to reach Syria. Conquest of Roman Syria.

Khalid ibn al-Walid

This is where part 2 begins and covers the battles against the apostates that occurred over an 11 month period. He played a vital role in the Meccan victory at the Battle of Uhud against the Muslims. Umar sent detachment of Muslim armies from Iraq to invade Jazira, homeland of the invading A,lah Arabs, from three different routes. Walwed latter laid siege to Bosra with his army of 4, men.

After subduing these desert forts, Khalid’s army moved towards Bosraa town near the Syria – Arabia border and the capital of the Arab Christian Ghassanid kingdom, a vassal of the eastern Byzantine Empire. You have won and got away safely.


Nevertheless, Malik was accused of rebelling against the state of Medina and charged for entering into an anti-Caliphate alliance with Sajjah, a self-proclaimed prophetess. The stricken boy lay motionless on the ground, and Khalid stared in horror at the broken leg of his friend and nephew.

Hazrat Khalid Bin Waleed (R.A) – The Sword Of Allah

Akram’s biography of Khalid bin Walid ra is broken into 4 parts. Khalid got the news from Roman prisoners in Northern Syria. Farewell, a long farewell to Syria, my fair province. A wa,eed winning the conflict of Yarmouk.

Muhammad then later ransomed him in exchange for camels, khalic, sets of armour, lances, and a pledge to pay jizyah. The Roman army was totally annihilated at the Battle of Hazirwhich even forced Umar to praise Khalid’s military genius. They said ‘Saba’na, Saba’na’ we became Sabiansso Khalid took them prisoners and began executing some of them, due to past enmity, before being stopped by Khalkd Rahman bin Awf.

After his retirement, he served as Pakistan’s Ambassador to Spain source – Wikipedia. With few military resources left he was no longer in a position to attempt a military come walwed in Syria. He was also considered to be among the best wrestlers of his time. The First Dynasty of Islam: There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

Khalid ibn al-Walid – Wikipedia

University of Pennsylvania Press. A opted for rotating the power among three for the sake of equal share. List of battles of Muhammad. However, as a professionally military-trained general, Akram occasionally rises above his fervent Islamic beliefs and questions some of the battlefield accounts. Khalid led an assault and conquered Damascus on 18 September after a day siege.

The Byzantines responded to this threat by concentrating their units at Ajnadyn a place in Palestine, probably al-Lajjun from different garrisons. Akram’s focus on Khalid ra becomes sharper and he now takes center stage. The Commanders of Muslim Army.

Submit to Islam and be safe. He was later transferred to the western front bln capture Roman Syria and the Byzantine Arab client state of the Ghassanids.


To isolate Damascus from the rest of the region, Khalid placed the detachments south on the road to Palestine and in north at the Damascus-Emesa route, and several other smaller detachments waleee routes towards Damascus. Akram, a Pakistani army officer who taught at the Pakistani Staff College inand who later traveled to Saudi Arabia and the Middle East to view the battlefields of the Muslim Prophet Mohammad and khhalid best general: Of about the same age, they were in their early teens.

A stood firm and through his tactical mind, he R. In a council of war he suggested that Abu Ubaidah draw all the Muslim armies to one place so as to fight a decisive battle with the Byzantines.

However, the maps are very generic and hypothetical nothing like a modern waaleed battle mapas nothing really remains of the battlefields themselves — their having been buried in the shifting sands of time. Moreover, Thomas, in order to delay or halt Khalid’s advance and to attain khalld to prepare for a siege, sent his armies to move forward. He is noted for his military tactics and prowess, commanding the forces of Medina under Muhammad and the forces of his immediate successors of the Rashidun CaliphateAbu Bakr and Umar ibn Khattab.

A never lost a battle as a Muslim; even he led the disbelievers of Makkah win Ghazwa Uhud because walwed his vast knowledge and expertise in fighting. Thou art an infidel’s enemy’s now.

Khalid also remained military Governor of Iraq from — and Governor of Chalcisthe most strategic cantonment in Northern Syria. At first, Siddeeq e Akbar R. A small Khalif Arab army confronts a larger joint force consisting of elements from the Byzantine Empire and allied Christian Arabs. Muslims were outnumbered against the multitude of Byzantinians.

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