[64] Surah Munafiqun Revealed – Bani Mustaliq

The tribe of Bani Mustaliq were planning to launch a surprise attack against the Muslims, and rumor of it reached Prophet Muhammad. He sent a companion named Buraydah ibn al-Husayb to investigate. The rumor was confirmed.

This lecture covers:

– The attack Prophet Muhammad led in response

– The secret hypocrites who joined this battle

– The battle’s outcome

– The Prophet’s political marriage to Juwayriyya bint al-Harith, the daughter of Bani Mustaliq’s chief

– Prophet Muhammad’s response to munafiq Abdullah ibn Ubayy criticizing the Muhajireen during the return trip to Medina

– Allah revealing Surah Munafiqun to expose ibn Ubayy, and an explanation of the verses

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