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The Conquest of Constantinople Restored the Islamic State’s Intellectual and Political Leadership

And Fulfilling the Messenger’s Other Glad-Tidings Will Restore it to its Former State Constantinople, the capital of Hercules, which the Messenger of Allah ﷺ gave the glad tiding of its conquest, and which was built by Constantine I – one of the emperors of Byzantium in the year 330 CE – and named it after […]

Those Who Cannot Forego the “Istanbul Convention” Strive to Retransform “Istanbul” into “Constantinople”

Constantinople was conquered 857 years after the Hijra of RasulAllah ﷺ. It was opened by none other than those, who had full and truthful obedience and faith in Islam, and who did not exalt anything other than the Islamic values, and who were sure that none other than these Islamic values are able to save […]

What Lessons Does Muhammad Al-Fatih – the Conqueror of Constantinople – Teach Us?

There are bright days in the history of nations that are a source of pride for those nations. So, what if those days mark the fulfillment of the glad tidings of Allah’s Messenger ﷺ? They are undoubtedly shining stars in the sky; rather, they are suns that illuminate the world and raise our Ummah high […]

A Look at the Glad Tiding and Hope We will have a Share in the Work to Achieve the Remaining Glad Tidings

Today, the Islamic Ummah suffers from the domination of the oppressive immoral rulers, who paved the way for the enemies of the Ummah to control it, remove its security, violate its honour, insult its sanctities, pillage its wealth, and deprive its people of it. They opened the countries for them to launch their barges and […]

Conquest of Constantinople is a Decisive Event in the Islamic Ummah’s Life

The significance of events in the life of the Islamic Ummah differs from one to another, as do its decisive battles from its marginal battles. Among the decisive battles are Badr, Al-Khandaq, Yarmouk, Al-Qadisiyah, Warsaw, Ain Jalut, Hittin, Constantinople. And among its upcoming decisive battles, by the will of Allah, fighting the Jewish entity and […]

The Memory of Attempts to Conquer Constantinople Eliminates the Psychological Defeat

Surely the psychological defeat that dominated the Muslims during this period of time, their deep sense of their weakness and humiliation, and the idea of the impossibility of the return of their Khilafah (Caliphate) are nothing but as a result of the tireless work from the Kafir West in which it sought to destroy any […]

The Anniversary of the Conquest of Constantinople Heralds the Establishment of the Khilafah (Caliphate) and the Liberation of Al-Aqsa and the Conquest of Rome

Praise be to Allah, Lord of the worlds, and prayers and peace be upon the Messenger of Allah, his family and companions, and those who follow him, O Muslims: The Messenger of Allah ﷺ said «لَتُفْتَحَنَّ الْقُسْطَنْطِينِيَّةُ فَلَنِعْمَ الْأَمِيرُ أَمِيرُهَا وَلَنِعْمَ الْجَيْشُ ذَلِكَ الْجَيْشُ» “You will open Constantinople, its Amir is the best Amir, and […]

The Muslim Ummah has the Resources but the Current Leadership is the Obstacle

Constantinople’s Conquest was a significant event in the Islamic history which fulfilled the prophecy in the hadith of the Holy Prophet ﷺ. The conquest showed the strength of the Islamic State as Constantinople had withstood many sieges over the centuries including the one by the Arabs in 674-678 CE and then in 717-718 CE.

On the Anniversary of the Conquest of Constantinople Hizb ut Tahrir America Held a Conference Entitled “The Help of Allah is Near”

As a complement to the global campaign launched by Hizb ut Tahrir under the guidance of the Ameer of Hizb ut Tahrir, Eminent Scholar, Ata Bin Khalil Abu Al-Rashtah, may Allah protect him, “Conquest of Constantinople Glad Tiding was Achieved…to be Followed by Glad Tidings!”, Hizb ut Tahrir/ America held a conference entitled “The Help […]

“O Constantinople: Either You Take Me or I Take You” So He Took It

Almost every Muslim house has children animated films that deliver the great historical stances of the Muslim rulers, as parents yearn to raise leaders who will grow up to rule with strength and pride so that they can feel the bright Ummah’s history even if it is a small part of it, a history that […]

Between the Promise and Glad Tidings will be Victory and Empowerment and it will be the Second Khilafah Rashidah

These days we are passing through a great memory of one of Allah’s great days, a promise and good tidings from the Messenger of Allah ﷺ, «لَتُفْتَحَنَّ الْقُسْطَنْطِينِيَّةُ، وَلَنِعْمَ الْأَمِيرُ أَمِيرُهَا، وَلَنِعْمَ الْجَيْشُ ذَلِكَ الْجَيْشُ» “You will open Constantinople, its Amir is the best Amir, and the best army is that army.” Which Allah (swt) […]

Speech of the Official Spokesman of Hizb ut Tahrir in Wilayah of Sudan At the Conquest of Constantinople Conference

All praise to Allah, the Most-High, the One whose soldiers are victorious, the Exalted in Might, the Oppressor of the mighty, the Humiliator of the arrogant and the Supporter of the believers even after some time. And prayers, and peace be upon him; who was sent as of mercy to the worlds, the Imam of […]

Sultan Al-Fatih Achieved the Glad Tidings of RasulAllah ﷺ of the Conquest of Constantinople.

It is Now Upon Us to Achieve the Glad Tidings of the Return of the Khilafah, Defeating the Jewish entity Decisively and Conquering Rome By the permission of Allah (swt), Hizb ut Tahrir / Wilayah Pakistan undertook a strong, country-wide public contact and social media campaign, as part of Hizb ut Tahrir’s world-wide campaign, “Conquest […]

Completion of “Conquest of Constantinople” campaign

Hizb ut Tahrir Tanzania has completed campaign of Conquest of Constantinople which was launched in beginning of the month by the Central Media Office of Hizb ut Tahrir as widespread global campaign marking the occasion of the Hijri Anniversary of the Conquest of Constantinople (city of Heraclius) which was besieged from the 26th of Rabii’ al-Awwal […]

Be Like the Mother of Muhammad Al-Fatih and prepare a Hero to be the Conqueror of Rome

On the authority of Abdullah bin Amr, he said: While we are around the Messenger of Allah ﷺ writing, the Messenger of Allah was asked: Which of the cities will be opened first: Constantinople or Rome? Then the Messenger of Allah ﷺ said: «مَدِينَةُ هِرَقْلَ تُفْتَحُ أَوَّلاً، يَعْنِي قُسْطَنْطِينِيَّةَ» “The city of Heraclius will be […]

Is it not time for the Muslim Armies, who have military might, to support Allah and His Messenger in the absence of Messenger?

 On the Hijri anniversary of the conquest of Constantinople by Sultan Muhammad II Al Faith (#ConquestofIstanbul, #Constantinople), we review the role of Iron in armies.  The specially designed large Iron canons of his time had an important role in the siege and conquest of Constantinople on 20th Jumada Al Awwal.  Sultan Muhammad Al Fatih, whose […]

Which of the Two Cities will be Opened First?

It was narrated by Al-Hakim in Al-Mustadrak and others, on the authority of Abdullah ibn Amr ibn Al-As, who said, بَيْنَمَا نَحْنُ حَوْلَ رَسُولِ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم نَكْتُبُ إِذْ سُئِلَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم أَيُّ الْمَدِينَتَيْنِ تُفْتَحُ أَوَّلاً قُسْطَنْطِينِيَّةُ أَوْ رُومِيَّةُ؟ “When we are around the Messenger of Allah ﷺ writing, […]

Muslim Armies Have Breached Far Stronger Fortresses than Those That Trump Boasts About and They Shall do so again

President Trump responded to Iranian missile strikes on US bases in Iraq saying “… Assessment of casualties & damages taking place now. So far, so good! We have the most powerful and well equipped military anywhere in the world, by far! …” Not only did Trump boast of having the strongest military, but he claimed […]

Some Lessons from the Conquest of Constantinople

Firstly: The #Conquest_of_Constantinople is a reminder that the Muslims are one Ummah; their peace is one and their war is one, and that their fragmentation in statelets only serves the colonialsts, and that sectarian, madhhabi and tribal fighting only serves the Ummah’s enemies. Our unity in one land is the nucleus of the conquests and […]

According to the Glad Tidings of RasulAllah ﷺ: The Imminent Khilafah will liberate Al-Quds and conquer Rome like the Conquest of Constantinople in 857 AH (1453 CE), Insh’Allah

Under the guidance of the Ameer of Hizb ut Tahrir, Eminent Scholar, Ata Bin Khalil Abu Al-Rashtah, Hizb ut Tahrir has launched a widespread global campaign marking the occasion of the Hijri Anniversary of the Conquest of Constantinople (city of Heraclius). As part of the campaign Hizb ut Tahrir / Wilayah Bangladesh has organized gatherings […]

Erdogan and Muhammad Al-Faatih: A Tale of Two Leaders

On Wednesday 8th January, Russian President, Vladimir Putin, and Turkey’s leader, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan formally launched a Black Sea pipeline that will funnel Russian natural gas via Turkey to Europe. The two leaders inaugurated the ‘TurkStream’ in Istanbul which will carry natural gas through an undersea pipeline stretching 930km from Anapa on the Russian […]

The Speech of the Ameer of Hizb ut Tahrir, Eminent Scholar, Ata Bin Khalil Abu Al-Rashtah On the Occasion of the Anniversary of the Conquest of Constantinople in 857 AH – 1453 CE

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Praise be to Allah for His (swt) blessings, and prayers and peace be upon the Messenger of Allah, his family and companions, and those who follow him… To the Islamic Ummah, the best nation that was brought out to humankind… and to the righteous and good Dawah carriers… and to the […]