days when prophet sallalla ho allihi wasalam migrated to madina,
muslims had to face great difficulty to get drinking water. There was
well surrounding muslims population except well of romma which was the
property of a jew and he used to sell water at a very high cost.
were no able to purchase so costly water.Prophet sallala ho allihi
wanted to purchase that well for muslims.He sallalla hi allihi wasalam
said that the person who would purchase that well for their
brothers , would get a river in heaven after death. At this occasion
usman R.A who was wealthy person among muslims came
purchased the well of romma and paid unbar gained demand of
that cruel jew . Syedna usman paid 25 thousand darham for that
and donated its' water free among muslims of madina.
Board indicating spot of syedna usman R.As' well in m
2 . In madina this well is still known
name ber-e-roma. some people say it ber-e-usman. it is situated near
qiblatain. if you come to main road returning from masjid-e
you can find this well on the north of masjid-e-qiblatain. it is
on muddy path There is no proper road leads to ber-roma. Now a small
has been built and this area is locally called
Arrow showing the exact location of bere-e-Roma or well
of syedna usman R.A
3. Visiting this historic well pilgrims
the most difficult and painful period of syedna usman. when he
caliph and the enemies had restricted his movement in the city
had been forced not to come out from his house . Cruel enemies
stopped the water supply of that particular well which had
been purchased and donated by him for their muslims fellow. Caliph
R.A was at last killed (shaheed) by munfaqeen.
OF WELL OF GHARS.
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LOOK OF WELL OF GHARS (close look)
famous well probably the
in Madinah: al-Ghars located about a kilometre east of Quba, al-Ghars
is a well from which the Prophet sallalla ho alli hi
wasalam drank and made ablution.
According to Hadith, the Prophet also spat in the well and poured in some honey. Having done this, he sallalla ho allihi wasalm told his Companions that al-Ghars was a fountain of Paradise. Ibn Majah quotes 'Ali as saying that the Prophet [SAW] then ordered his Companions to ceremoniously wash him with seven waterskins from this well after his death.
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