Sahaba Stories – Companions Of The Prophet | Abdullah Ibn Masood(RA) | Part 2
Abdullah Ibn Masood (RA) was of the tribe of Banu Huzail and people called him ‘Ibn Umm Abd’. His real name was Abdullah and his father’s name was Masood. Abdullah Ibn Masood(RA) was the best at reciting the Quran among the companions and he understood it better than them all. He was therefore the most knowledgeable on the Shari’ah. He was the first man to recite aloud the words of the Quran before a gathering of the Quraish. Abdullah Ibn Masood(RA) did Hijrah three times, twice to Ethiopia and once to Madinah. The Caliph Umar (RA) sent Abdullah Ibn Masood(RA) to Kufa to educate the people and to take charge of the Bait-ul-Maal. Watch more about this companion of Prophet Muhammad(Pbuh) in this episode!