The treaty of Hudaybiyyah also known as Sulah Hudaibiya was one of the events that took place during the initial stages of Islam.

It was a treaty between Madina, represented by Prophet Muhammad PBUH and Makkah, Quraish tribe on March 628 (as per Islamic date, Dhu Al Qudah 6th AH).

Muslims were in Ihram, which means there was no sign of arms or anything.

Prophet Muhammad PBUH with his fellow Muslims camped outside Makkah. Later, Prophet Muhammad PBUH met Makkan emissaries who restricted the pilgrims to enter Makkah. He peace be uoon him sent Hazrat Usman to talk to Quraish. He was taken as captive and rumor spread of his killing. The companions took a pledge under a tree, known as Bait e ridwan that they will die for the sake of Allah and Islam.

Later after long negotiations, both parties decided to resolve the matter without any war but with diplomacy. It was the time when the Treaty of Hudaybiah was founded. And it was Ali (RA) was the person who wrote it for Prophet Muhammad PBUH. and Prophet Muhammad PBUH signed the treaty himself.

Hazrat Umar, Hazrat Abu Bakr and other companions did not listen to the Prophet peace be upon him for the first time. The lived on the ayah; to listen and obey. He peace be upon him went to his wife, Umm Salmah who adviced him to slaughter the animal, shave his head and remove ihram himself and the companions will follow him. They all followed him. on their way back, Surah Fatah was revealed.

Conditions/Terms of the treaty of Hudaybiyyah

The Sacred months

Four of the twelve Hijri months are considered sacred: Rajab (7), and the three consecutive months of Dhū al-Qa’dah (11), Dhu al-Ḥijjah (12) and Muḥarram (1).



Treaty of Hudaibiya | In 6 A.H. the Holy Prophet (Peace be U… | Flickr


Surah Fatah

This is an amazing Surah with so many profound lessons to learn and implement.

We will be discussing following in Our Quran Halqah:


Lessons learnt from the incident 

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Learning objects:

Arabic words for tree, hand, tranquility, earth, sky,victory, heart,.

Explanation of Surah Fatah

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Treaty Hudaibiya details, clauses, and importance

Which battle followed this treaty, which battle was fought prior to this treaty. (Seerah of the Prophet peace be upon him)


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