Umm Kulthum Bint Muhammad is a daughter of the prophet Muhammad PBUH the leader of mankind, the wife of someone who has been given the good news of heaven by the Prophet Muhammad PBUH.
Umm Kulthum Bint Muhammad
We are going to talk about Umm Kulthum bint Muhammad, the leader of mankind. We are going to try to know its glory so that the talk of the noble life story of Umm Kulthum bint Muhammad PBUH can become increasingly widespread.
His mother was Khadija Radhiyallahu Anha, and he converted to Islam with his mother and sisters.Umm Kulthum also pledged to the Prophet Muhammad PBUH along with his sisters.
At the time of Umm Kulthum and Ruqayyah reaching the age of marriage, they were married by Utbah and Utaibah, two sons of Abu Lahab. Marriage was running between them but not last long. Ummu Kultsum is the younger sister of Ruqayyah. He had married Utaibah ibn Abu Lahab, Utbah’s brother who had married Ruqayyah before they knew Islam.
Then came the time of the Prophet SAW has been appointed to the Prophet, he and his brothers convert to Islam with a graceful chest. Prophet Muhammad’s da’wah which is always opposed by Abu Lahab and his family, causing Allah has revealed which is the Surah Al Massad (Lahab) 111: 1.
May the hands of Abu Lahab be ruined, and ruined is he.
Upon this verse, Abu Lahab said to his son Utaibah, “My head is not lawful for your head as long as you do not divorce the daughter of Prophet. So he divorces his wife, Umm Kulthum just like that.
Utbah approached to the Prophet suddenly said the words that hurt the Prophet. For that treatment, he has prayed to God, to send His dogs to destroy Utbah. What the Prophet PBUH prayed for Utaibah really happened.
On once a journey, a fierce lion had come to Utbah among his friends to be torn on his head. Utbah died in terrible conditions. After the divorce, Umm Kulthum went home and lived with the Messenger of Allah in Mecca.
He also emigrated to Medina when the Prophet and his companions moved, then stayed there together. Ruqayyah and Umm Kulthum are two sisters whose journey is almost the same. They are both born from the same father, the same mother, their husbands also have sibling relationships whose names have the same meaning;
Utbah and Utaibah had divorced on the same day, and after the divorce, they had the same husband. When Ruqayyah passed away, Uthman Ibn Affan married Ummu Kulthum who was a virgin unspoiled by Utaibah.
At that time was the month of Rabi’ul-Awwal, the 3rd year of Hijriyah. And both of them just gathered in Jumadits-Tsani. They lived together until Umm Kulthum passed away without even a child. Ummu Kulthum passed away in the 9th year of Sha’ban in Hijriyah. Rasulullah SAW. said, “If I had ten daughters, I would still marry them to Uthman.”
Umm Kulthum is a beautiful woman. He likes to wear a striped silk robe. On the day of his death, his body was bathed by Asma ‘bint Umais and Shafiah bint Abdul Muttalib.
His body was placed on a spot made of freshly cut palm tree trunks. and at the time of his burial, Rasulullah PBUH, sitting near the grave of Ummu Kultsum with tears in his eyes. He said, “Who among you who was not with his wife last night?
Abu Thalhah ra. Said, “I, O Messenger of Allah” then He told him, “Get down.” Then Abu Thalhah came down and bore Umm Kultsum rha.
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