The Brief Explanation

Abstract/Summary Prophet Muhammad married and consummated the marriage with a physically, socially and psychologically mature lady; the definition of ‘mature’ being one that was followed in most of the world for at-least up-to the 18th century. If this statement is incorrect, then Prophet Muhammad’s marriage would be wrong according to Islamic laws themselves, before any…

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The Detailed Explanation

The Issue of Marriage between Muhammad (PBUH) & Aisha (RA) This article is concerned with assuming the lower estimate of lady Aisha’s age at the time of marriage which apparently is not an absolute certainty. One of the scholars who challenged this notion was Maulana Muhammad Ali who in 1948 wrote in a footnote of his…

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Criticisms / Miscellaneous Points

Some Miscellaneous Additional Points From the Perspective of Lady Aisha (RA) Prophet Muhammad didn’t initiate the engagement and the consummation of marriage was in-fact urged by the bride’s father. “Aisha said: (…)’Until we arrived at Madinah, so I dwelt among the family of Abu Bakr (…) So Abu Bakr told him: ‘What prevents you from…

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