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The Rightly Guided Caliphs

With the death of Muhammad , who had not only accompanied Muhammad , an able and trusted Companion of the Prophet; ‘Uthman ibn ‘Affan , Muhammad’s cousin and son-in-law. To avoid contention among various groups, ‘Umar suddenly grasped Abu Bakr’s hand, the traditional sign of recognition of a new leader. Soon everyone concurred and before dusk Abu Bakr   caliphate was short... read more
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