Biography of the Companions “Sahaabah” – (ARABIC: سيرة الصحابة)

The Sahaabah were the companions of Prophet Muhammad (may Peace Be Upon Him). They are described in glowing terms by the Prophet (may Peace Be Upon Him) as the following hadith from Sahih Muslim shows:

Narrated Aisha: A person asked Allah’s Apostle (may Peace Be Upon Him) as to who amongst the people were the best. He said: Of the generation to which I belong, then of the second generation (generation adjacent to my generation), then of the third generation (generation adjacent to the second generation).