Hazrat Daniyal (Daniel) Alaihissalam – Muhammadi Site


Hazrat Daniyal (Daniel) alihissalam was one of many Prophets despatched to the kids of Israel. He is just not talked about within the Quran by title, nevertheless, there are some hadiths and Islamic narrations which give particulars about Him. On account of some Muslim traditions, it’s mentioned that Daniyal alaihissalam preached in Babylon and reminded the folks in regards to the oneness of God. He lived on the time of Nebuchadnezzar who destroyed Bait-al-muqaddas and killed lots of the Bani Israel and burned the Torah.

Few narrations about Daniyal alihissalam are:

Narrated Ibn Abi Al-Dunya, based mostly on a series of citations that Nebuchadnezzar commanded to via Prophet Daniyal (Daniel) in a pit with two ravenous lions, however lions didn’t assault him by the need of ALLAH SWT, furthermore, the lions began licking Him with affection.

When then he desired foods and drinks, Allah revealed to Jeremiah (A.S.), who was in Sham (Palestine/Syria): “Prepare food and drink for Daniyal.” He mentioned: “O Lord I am in Jerusalem while Daniyal is in Babylon (Iraq).” Then ALLAH SWT revealed to him: “Do what I have commanded you to do, and I shall send you the one who will carry you and what you have prepared.” Jeremiah did so and Allah despatched him one thing that will carry him till he arrived close to the pit.

Prophet Daniyal enquired: “Who are you?” He answered: “I am Jeremiah.” He requested: “What brought you?” He mentioned: “Your Lord sent me to you.” He mentioned: “And so my Lord has remembered me?” He mentioned: “Yes.” Daniyal mentioned: “Praise be to Allah Who has never forgotten me! And Praise be to Allah Who never forgets those who appeal to Him! And Praise is to Him Who compensates good with good, rewards patience with safety, dispels harm after the distress, assures us when we are overwhelmed, and is our hope when skill fails us.”

According to 1 extra narration on account of Daniyal’s demise:

Ibn Abu Dunya reported from Abu Bilal that Abu Musa discovered with Daniyal (Daniel) a holy script and a container through which have been dirhams, his ring and ointment. He wrote to Umar, who replied: “Send the scripture to us, ship a few of the ointment, inform the Muslims who’re with you to make use of it, share the dirhams amongst them, and go away the ring for you. Abu Bakr Ibn Abu Dunya associated with out quotation that when Abu Musa was advised that he was Daniyal, he stayed with him, embraced him, and kissed him. Then he wrote to Umar that he discovered with him practically ten thousand Dhirhams. It was that individuals got here to borrow from it, and if they didn’t return it, they grew to become sick. Umar ordered his burial in a grave to be saved secret and the cash to be despatched to the treasury, with the field and the ring a present to him (Abu Musa). It is expounded of Abu Musa that he advised 4 of the captives to dam the river and dig a grave within the center, the place he buried him. Then he beheaded the 4 captives to ensure that the key to be saved from all besides himself.

Ibn Abu Dunya additionally reported, by a series of citations, {that a} ring was seen on the hand of Ibn Abu Barda Ibn Abu Musa. The gem was carved with two lions with a person between them, whom they have been licking. Abu Barda mentioned: “This is the ring of that man whom the folks of this city say is Daniyal. Abu Musa took it the day he was buried. The discovered folks of the city advised Abu Musa that soothsayers and astrologers advised the king in Daniyal’s time {that a} boy could be born who would destroy him and his kingdom. So the king swore to kill all the newborn boys, besides that they threw Daniyal within the lions’ den, and the lion and lioness started to lick him and didn’t hurt him. His mom got here and took him. Abu Musa mentioned: “And so Daniyal carved his picture and the picture of the 2 lions into the gem of his ring, for him to not neglect Allah’s blessing upon him on this.

Although there are some conflicts in regards to the Prophethood of Daniyal (Daniel) alaihissalam as some students say He was a pious righteous priest. ALLAH Knows greatest.


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