MOUNT
HAMRA AL_ASAD


MOUNT HAMRA AL-ASAD

This mount is located 8 k/m from Madina MUnawarah . In the bottom of this mount Prophet Muhammad sallallaho allihi wasalam and his companions waited Abu suffian and his army which was proceeding towards muslims of madina with the intention to strike a final below to muslims to break their strength .

But when it is informed to Abh suffian that the muslims in the holy leader ship of prophet Muhammad sallallaho allihi wasalam are ready to answer them with great determination , he returned back to Makkah without fighting.


Though no fight was taken place here Yet the prophet Muhammad sallalla ho allihi wasalam declared such 3 days stay in the bottom of this mount as a '' GHAZWAH''

. Ghazwah  MEANS THE BATTLE WHICH WAS COMMANDED BY PROPHET MUHAMMAD SALLALLAHO ALLIHI WASALAM PERSONALL


THE NAME OF THIS MOUNT IS  HAMRAH ALASAD'

The Invasion Hamra al-Asad, also known as the Battle of Hamra al-Assad

 : غزوة حمراء الأسد)
, was a Ghazawat, a battle in which the prophet Muhammad took part. It occurred in 625 AD (3 AH) after the Battle of Uhud, when the Quraish were returning to Makkah.
  Meccans wanted to finally exterminate the Muslims after weakening them in Uhud, by preventing their return to Mecca and finishing them off at Medina, Muhammad sallalla ho allihi wasalam  successfully prevented this by spreading false information using a spy and by lighting 500 camp fires to make it look as if his force was very big. As a result, the Meccans cancelled their attack and decided not to return to Medina. Muslims got victory due to their strategy

THIS BATTLE KNOWN AS  GHAZWAH WITHOUT FIGHTING
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