17th of Ramadan, the day of death of Hazrat Ayesha Siddiqa Umm Al-Muminin Hazrat Ayesha Siddiqah was the daughter of Hazrat Syedna Abu Bakr Siddiq. Her name is Ayesha, her surname is Siddiqah and Humaira, her address is Umm Al-Mumineen and her surname is Umm Abdullah. In the name of Allah (swt), according to the instructions of the Holy Prophet (sws), she adopted the nickname Umm Abdullah (Abu Dawud, Sunan, Kitab al-Adab)
Hazrat Ayesha Siddique (RA) was very intelligent from her childhood, possessed of excellent intelligence and excellent memory. Hazrat Imam Zuhri (RA) says that Hazrat Ayesha Siddique (RA) was the most learned of all people. The great Companions, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, used to ask him questions and so on. Hazrat Abu Musa Al-Ash’ari (may Allah be pleased with him) says that we, the companions of the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) have never encountered any problem which we have asked Hazrat Ayesha Siddiqah (may Allah be pleased with her) and they have no information about it. Not found (Jami ‘al-Tirmidhi, Kitab al-Manaqib)
It is narrated on the authority of Anas that the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) was asked: Who is dearest to you? He said: Aisha (may Allah be pleased with her).
(Jami ‘al-Tirmidhi, Chapters of Manaqib)
She married Syed Al-Mursalin 3 years before the migration. Leaving at the age of 8. The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) did not marry any virgin except Ayesha. While he was still a child, Jibreel (peace be upon him) wrapped him in a silk cloth and showed his picture to the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) and told him that she was the companion of Muhammad (peace be upon him) in this world and in the hereafter.
Hazrat Amr bin Aas once asked the Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him): O Messenger of Allah! Who is your favorite in the world? He said: Who is one of the men of Aisha? He said: His father. Once Hazrat Omar explained to his daughter Hazrat Hafsa Umm Al-Muminin: Do not race daughter Ayesha, her value and status is very high in the heart of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).
The Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) said:
There was a lot of perfection in men, but none of the women was perfect except Maryam bint Imran and Asiya, the wife of Pharaoh, and Ayesha has the same superiority over women as Thareed has over all foods.
Syeda Ayesha’s memory was very strong. Due to which she had become a very important source for the Companions regarding the Hadith of the Prophet. Hazrat Ayesha was superior to the Companions in terms of memorizing hadiths and giving fatwas. Ayesha was fortunate enough to narrate 2210 hadiths.
There is no woman in the time of the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) who has had the happiness of narrating hadeeths from the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) more than Ayesha.
Number of Hadiths
One hundred and seventy four (174) hadiths have been narrated from Siddiqah Kainat which are in Bukhari and Muslim.
In the month of Ramadan in the year 6 AH, Hazrat Ayesha fell ill and she bequeathed that she should be buried in Janat al-Baqi ‘beside the mothers of the believers and the Ahl al-Bayt of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). Ayesha died. He was 66 years old at the time of his death. She became a widow at the age of 18. Hazrat Abu Hurayrah offered funeral prayers …
Mother Ayesha, you have no companion till the Day of Judgment
“Siddiq Akbar’s daughter Rasool Anwar is your husband”