The four greatest women in Islam as mentioned by the Prophet Muhammad PBUH

Fatima RA: She was called Um abiha (the mother of her father). She would often come to the defence of her father whenever he was attacked. Aisha RA reported that she’d never seen anyone resemble the Prophet PBUH more in speech, character and conversation. She was known for her patience.

Khadijah RA: She was an intelligent, influential and wealthy business woman. She was also the first to accept Islam after the Prophet PBUH received revelation. She undertook many sacrifices to support the Prophet in his mission. She was known for her loyalty and her good character.

Maryam RA: She devoted her life to prayer and worship of the almighty. She was known for her piety, chastity and faith. She demonstrated how to truly have tawakkul- trust in Allah SWT during difficult times.

Asiya RA: She chose faith over royalty. Despite being married to Pharaoh, Asiya AS was still a woman of perfect iman. She was known for her generosity. She raised Musa AS and was a stern believer in Allah SWT. After Pharaoh had become aware of her devotion to faith, she suffered severe oppression.

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