Sayyidah Raihaanah (Radi Allahu Anha)

Sayyidah Raihaanah (Radi Allahu Anha)

Sayyidah Raihaanah Bint Sham’un (Radi Allahu anha), was first married to a person called Hikam Bin Quraidah.
He was killed in the battle of Banu Quraidah, Sayyidah Raihaanah (Radi Allahu anha), became a prisoner of war.
The Beloved Prophet (Salla Allahu ta’ala ‘alayhi wa Sallam) gave Sayyidah Raihaanah (Radi Allahu anha), the choice of keeping her faith or embracing Islam and becomming the Blessed wife of the Beloved Prophet (Salla Allahu ta’ala ‘alayhi wa Sallam).

Sayyidah Raihaanah (Radi Allahu anha), kept her faith. This saddened the Beloved Prophet (Salla Allahu ta’ala ‘alayhi wa Sallam).

One day The Beloved Prophet (Salla Allahu ta’ala ‘alayhi wa Sallam) was with his companions when He heard footsteps. The Messenger of Allah (Salla Allahu ta’ala ‘alayhi wa Sallam) became very happy and said:

” Tha’lbah Bin Sa’eed is bringing the good news of Raihaanah (Radi Allahu anha), accepting Islam.”

After accepting Islam, she also chose to marry the Beloved Prophet (Salla Allahu ta’ala ‘alayhi wa Sallam).

Sayyidah Raihaanah (Radi Allahu anha), passed away 10 months before the Beloved Prophet (Salla Allahu ta’ala ‘alayhi wa Sallam).
Sayyidah Raihaanah (Radi Allahu anha),was buried in Jannat-ul Baqi.