Week 4: Amul Fil (The Year of the Elephant)

Main Points This week, there are 3 major topics that should be covered: Discuss Abdullah’s marriage to Aminah and his death shortly thereafter Discuss Abraha’s building of a cathedral in Sana’a, his oath to raze the Kaaba, and his advance towards Makkah Highlight Abdul Muttalib’s meeting with Abraha, Surah Fil, and how Quraysh earned the… Continue reading Week 4: Amul Fil (The Year of the Elephant)

Week 3: Abdul Muttalib and the Rise of Quraysh

Main Points This week, there are 3 major topics that should be covered: Discuss Abdul Muttalib’s parents, and be sure to tie this into the discussion of lineage from last week Mention Abdul Muttalib’s birth name and how he earned the nickname Abdul Muttalib Discuss the concept of the hunafaa and Abdul Muttalib being a… Continue reading Week 3: Abdul Muttalib and the Rise of Quraysh