Ammaar (Radhiallaho anho) and his parents|
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Ammaar (Radhiallaho anho)
and his parents were also subjected to the severest afflictions.
They were tormented on the scorching sands of Makkah.
(sallallahualhay walahi wassalam) while passing by them would enjoin
the patience giving them glad tidings about Paradise. Ammaar’s
father Yasir (RadhiaAllah anho) died prolonged sufferings at the
hands of the persecutors, and his mother Summaya (RadhiaAllah anho)
was killed by Abu Jahl. Who put his spear through the private parts
of her body, causing her death. She had refused to renounce Islam
in the face of terrible torture in her old age. The blessed lady was
the first to meet martyrdom in the cause of Islam. The first mosque
in Islam was built by Ammaar (RadhiaAllaho anho).
RasullAllah (Sallallaho alahaye walaahi wasallam) emigrated to
Madinah, Ammaar (RadhiAllaho anho) offered to build a structure for
hum where he could sit, take rest in the afternoon, and say his
Salaat under its roof. HJe first colleted stones and built the
Masjid in Quba. He fought against the enemies of Islam with great
zeal and courage. Once he was fighting in a battle when he said
“I am to meet my friends very soon, I am to meet Muhammad (SallAllaho
alahaye walahi wasallam) and his companions.”
He then asked for water.
He was offered some milk. He took it and said:
RasulAllah (sallAllah ho alahaye walahi wasallam) saying to me
:”Milk shall be the last drink of your worldly life.:
He then fought till he
met his coveted end. He was then aged about ninety four.