Great Women in Islamic History

Just as there were great men with the Prophet ﷺ , there were also many great women who serve as outstanding role-models for Muslim women today. This course is about reliving the legacy of a select group of women from the early generation of Muslims.

The first person to believe in the Prophetﷺ was a women, Khadijah (RA). She was a pillar for the Prophet ﷺ who strengthened him and supported him through his toughest trials. Her role set a new standard for the women in shaping and developing the Muslim society.

Just as there were great men with the Prophetﷺ, there were also many great women who serve as outstanding role-models for Muslim women today.

What you will learn from this course:

This course is about reliving the legacy of a select group of women from the early generation of Muslims. These jewels include:

Young Women:

  • Aishah Bint Abu Bakr
  • Amah Bint Khalid
  • Hafsah Bint Sireen

Mothers who raised Scholars:

  • Mother of Imam Bukhari
  • Mother of Imam As-Shafiee
  • Mother of Imam Malik ibn Anas
  • Mother of Imam Ahmed ibn Hanbal

Love Stories: Women Making the Right Choice

  • Zainab Bint Muhammad
  • Bareerah and Mugheeth
  • Khansaa Bint Khaddaam
  • Umm Salamah

Women and Society:

  • Zumurrud Khatun (Sister of Salahuddin Al-Ayoubi)

180 Degrees: Women who changed their life around after Islam

  • Hind Bint Utbah (Radical Change, from cannibal acts to Islam)
  • Al-Ghamidiyyah (Sahabiyyah who commited adultery)

Women and Their Parents:

  • Umm Kulthum

Women and Knowledge: (A Modern Example)

  • Aisha At-Taymuriyya (1840-1902)

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  • Umar Nuri

    Great Course