[Talking Seerah Ep 11] Was the Migration to Abyssinia a Political Move?


November 1st, 2020

53 mins 11 secs

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About this Episode

In an increasingly hostile environment with no end to the persecution at the hands of Quraysh in sight, the Messenger (SAW) allowed the Muslims to migrate to Abyssinia for protection under a just king, An-Najashi.

However, were the migrations to Abyssinia only about fleeing persecution or was there a political objective that the Messenger (SAW) sought to achieve?