Prophet Sulaiman S was the son of Prophet Dawud S who was a smart king of the Israelites. Prophet Sulaiman S was born in Jerusalem, Palestine. He was an awesome learner and observer and discovered rather a lot from his father Dawud S.
Prophet Sulaiman S is talked about within the Holy Quran by his title 17 instances in 16 verses, and He is talked about in varied different verses as properly, not by title although.
He was a beloved Prophet of ALLAH SWT and was bestowed with varied miraculous presents that no different Prophet ever had. It was solely Prophet Sulaiman S who bought the flexibility to talk and talk with all of the birds and animals on earth. Sulaiman S was given the facility by ALLAH SWT to command the wind and jinns as properly.
ALLAH SWT states within the Quran: And Solomon inherited David. He mentioned, “O individuals, we’ve been taught the language of birds, and we’ve been given from all issues. Indeed, that is evident bounty. (27:16)
There are many narrations and tales concerning the smart judgment capacity and miracles of Prophet Solaiman S within the holy Quran. These tales show the nice knowledge and judgment of Prophet Sulayman S.
Wise Judgment capacity of Sulaiman S
It is talked about in Quran: “And keep in mind Dawood and Suleman, once they gave judgment within the matter of the sector into which the sheep of sure individuals had strayed by night time: We did witness their judgment. To Solomon We impressed the suitable understanding of the matter: to every of them we gave judgment and data (Quran:21:78-79)
The detailed story is written by Allamah Ismael bin Kaseer with the reference of Hafiz bin Jareer and Ibn Abi Hatim as:
Two males approached Prophet Dawud S for judgment between them relating to a discipline. The proprietor of the sector complained that the opposite man’s sheep entered into his winery and ate up all of the grapes in his absence. Prophet Dawud S gave his judgment that the herd of the sheep ought to be given to the proprietor of the backyard as compensation. However, Prophet Sulaiman S requested permission to provide a greater judgment upon this matter. The father requested his son, what he needed to inform them. Then Prophet Sulaiman S replied that the sheep ought to be given to the proprietor of the backyard to get from them his livelihood, profit from his wool and milk and the backyard ought to be given to the proprietor of the sheep and he needed to domesticate the backyard until it’s restored to its earlier situation after which the backyard and the sheep ought to be returned to their house owners. (Ibn Kase 2/156).
Prophet Sulaiman S and the Plea of an ant
Once Sulaiman S shifting together with his troops of jinn, people, and birds. They marched with self-discipline in the direction of the route of the valley of ants.
Witnessing this large military of Prophet Sulaiman S, one of many ants knowledgeable the opposite ants to cover. She knew that Sulaiman S and his troops would possible crush them.
This incident is talked about in Quran as Until, once they came across the valley of the ants, an ant mentioned, “O ants, enter your dwellings that you not be crushed by Sulaiman and his soldiers while they perceive not.” (Qur’an 27:18)
Prophet Sulaiman S when heard this dialog of ants, smiled and thanked ALLAH SWT for such miraculous presents and mentioned:
“My Lord, enable me to be grateful for Your favor which You have bestowed upon me and upon my parents and to do righteousness of which You approve. And admit me by Your mercy into [the ranks of] Your righteous servants.” (Qur’an 27:19)
He instantly commanded the military to vary its path and this fashion destruction of the ants was prevented. His reveals how beneficiant He was, that He turned the complete troop who have been in 1000’s simply due to the plea of a tiny and insignificant creature.
After the dying of his father Prophet Dawud S, Prophet Sulaiman S grew to become the Prophetic king of Israel. It is talked about within the Quran that Prophet Sulaiman S requested ALLAH SWT to grant Him a kingdom that no person ever had. “He said: My Lord! Do Thou forgive me and grant me a kingdom which is not fit for (being inherited by) anyone after me” (Quran 38:35)
ALLAH SWT answered his prayers and supplied him with what he happy and bestowed him with many miraculous presents all through his life.
He may management the blowing wind in response to his selection and can. And ALLAH SWT additionally gave him a spring of molten brass/copper which was used within the constructions by Jinns.
ALLAH SWT states within the Quran: And (We made) the wind (subservient) to Sulaiman, which made a month’s journey within the morning and a month’s journey m the night, and We made a fountain of molten copper to move out for him, and of the jinn, some labored earlier than him by the command of his Lord; and whoever turned other than Our command from amongst them, We made him style of the punishment of burning. (Quran34:12)
Sulaiman S rebuild Masjid-al-Aqsa
Masjid-al-Aqsa was first constructed by Prophet Adam S, and after a decade it was rebuilt by Prophet Ibrahim S. After many many years it once more fell and was reconstructed by Prophet Dawud S, he couldn’t full it and die. It was Sulaiman S and his large military of males and jinn who accomplished the work of Masjid-al-Aqsa.
Sualiman S Conquering Saba
One day whereas Prohet Sualiman S and his military have been on some mission, the chook Hud-Hud got here to them and mentioned “I comprehend that which you do not comprehend and I have brought to you a sure information from (Saba)Sheba.” (Quran27:22)
The chook mentioned: An clever and highly effective lady named Bilkis guidelines the dominion. Then Prophet Sulaiman S despatched a letter to the queen of Saba, inviting them to the oneness of ALLAH SWT.
Bilqis, the Queen of Saba bought the letter and determined to ship worthwhile presents to Sulaiman S considering this could any conflict and rage.
Slaiman S rejected them and despatched the courtiers again with the presents and a message, mentioned these presents are nothing in entrance of all of the presents that ALLAH SWT has bestowed him with, undergo ALLAH SWT or He would come together with his military and destroy the Saba.
She then determined to go to the palace of Sulaiman S. When Sulaiman S heard about her arrival, he requested his military to convey him the throne of the queen earlier than she reaches. One of the jinn mentioned he may convey it and it was there in a blink of an eye fixed.
When Queen Bilqis arrived on the palace of Sulaiman S, She was requested if this was her throne, and she or he replied that it seems to be just like her throne.
Then Sulaiman S requested the queen to enter the palace corridor, the ground of which was a shimmering glass made. She pulled up her costume considering it was water. Sulaiman S then knowledgeable her that the ground is made up of glass.
She was amazed. She had by no means seen such issues earlier than. Bilqis realized that she was within the firm of a really educated one who was not solely a ruler of an awesome kingdom however a messenger of Allah, as properly. Queen Bilqis repented, gave up solar worship, accepted the oneness of ALLAH SWT, and requested her individuals to do the identical.
Death of Prophet Sulaiman S
Prophet Sulaiman S dominated for 30 years and died on the age of 60 years. Most of his public work was carried out by the jinns. jinns have been underneath the management of Sulaiman S as a punishment for his or her misdeed of constructing people consider that they possess all the facility and know the unseen and will foresee what’s going to occur sooner or later.
The dying of Prophet Sulaiman S was a lesson for mankind and the jinns that solely ALLAH SWT is aware of the unseen and is conscious of the long run.
ALLAH SWT states within the Quran that Sulaiman S died whereas he was leaning on his workers and was watching over the jinns who have been engaged of their work. He remained upright and seemed awake for a really very long time, nonetheless he was useless however no person knew It. Jinns continued their work non cease considering that Sulaiman S is overseeing them.
Many days handed and the Death of Prophet Sulaiman S was recognized when small creatures /bugs ate up His workers and His physique nice physique fell to the bottom. And the Jinns realized that nobody is aware of the unseen however ALLAH SWT.
ALLAH SWT says in Quran: But when We decreed dying for him, naught confirmed them his dying however a creature of the earth that ate away his workers; and when it fell, the jinn got here to know plainly that if that they had recognized the unseen, they might not have tarried in abasing torment (Quran:34,14)