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By the mid-7th Century, the Arabs controlled all of Mesopotamia, including the area that is now the Iranian province of Khuzestan.

The Encyclopaedia of Islam. A History 6th ed. They asked, “Who will intercede for her with Allah’s Apostle? A campaign was undertaken against Nubia during the Caliphate of Umar inbut failed after the Makurians took victory at the First Battle of Dongola.

Umar expanded the treasury and established a government building to administer the state finances.

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The Persians once again concentrated armies to regain the lost Mesopotamiawhile Mithna ibn Haris withdrew from central Iraq to the region near the Arabian desert to delay war until reinforcement came from Medina. For much of its history this army was khulaffa of the most powerful and effective military forces in all of the region. Umar rejected the proposal and decided to start with the clan of Muhammad.

Ibn Hajar al-Asqalani said that to ignore such a situation is haraamand those who cannot revolt inside the ohulafa should launch a struggle from outside. Crucially, in conquered lands, Umar did not require that non-Muslim populations convert to Islam, nor did he try to centralize government.

Khalid received a call of help from northern Arabia at Daumat-ul-jandal, where another Muslim Arab general, Iyad ibn Ghanmwas trapped among the rebel tribes.

Al-Mawardi has written that members of the majlis should satisfy three conditions: Rather than just relying on rashideem, Ibn Hajar al-Asqalani obliged rebellion upon the people if the caliph began to act with no regard for Islamic khylafa. He became caliph at the age of This term is not used in Shia Islam as Shia Muslims do not consider the rule of the first three caliphs as legitimate.


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About the fixation of the allowance there were two opinions. Abu Dawud Also of note, one of the praiseworthy names of the righteous khalifah ‘Umar ibn Abdil Azeez, the grandson of ‘Umar ibn Al-Khattab, is “the fifth righteous khalifah.

The Arabs had only recently conquered large territories that still had to be garrisoned and administered. The following hadith establishes the principle of rule of khukafa in relation to nepotism and accountability: As soon as Abu Ubaida heard the news, he gathered all his officers to plan their next move.

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Finally Umar decided to push his forces to further conquests, which eventually resulted in the wholesale conquest of the Sasanian Empire. The truce that followed allowed a short respite, and made it possible for Constans II to hold on to the western portions of Armenia. It is said, according to Sunni Muslim traditions, that the rebels who were involved in the assassination rwshideen Uthman initiated combat, as they were afraid that as a result of negotiation between Ali and the opposing army, the killers of Uthman would be hunted down and killed.

Then the clan of Abu Bakr, and in third place the clan of Umar. Abu Ubaidah then moved against Aleppo. Ali’s son Hasan ibn Ali, the grandson of Muhammad, briefly assumed the caliphate and came to an agreement with Mu’awiya to fix relations between the two groups of Muslims that were each loyal to one of khluafa two men.


Abu Bakr began with Iraqthe richest province of the Sasanian Empire.

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Umar summoned a meeting of his Consultative Assembly and sought the opinion of the Companions about the disposal of the money. The Byzantine army was defeated decisively on 30 July in the Battle of Ajnadayn. Al-Mawardi also said in emergencies when there is no caliphate and no majlis, the people themselves should create a majlis, select a list of candidates for caliph, then the majlis should select from the list of candidates. Further, after the sermon, Abu Bakr, Umar, and Uthman are all said to have given their allegiance to Ali, a fact that is also reported by both Shia and Sunni sources.

Caliph Umar himself followed the above postulates strictly. During Ali’s reign, with the exception of Syria which was under Muawiyah I ‘s control and Egypt that he had lost during the latter years of his caliphate to the rebel troops of Amr ibn Al-A’asthe remaining ten provinces were khluafa his control, which kept their administrative organizations as they were under Uthman.

The Thebaid seems to have surrendered with scarcely any opposition. Sunnis also equate this system with the worldly success that was promised by Khulafw, in the Quran and hadithto those Muslims who pursued His pleasure; this spectacular success has further added to the emulatory appeal of the Rashidun era.

The importance of this is premised by the following verses of the Qur’an:. As Umar became caliph, he relieved Khalid of command of the Islamic armies and appointed Abu Ubaidah ibn al-Jarrah as the new commander.