“Ar-Rayatu as-Suud (Black Banners)” Is Visual Identification For “Black (Military) Standards”!

Bismillah ar-Rahman ar-Rahim. Originally ﺭَﺃْﻳَﺔ (raʾya), is an instance of noun which derived from ﺭَﺃْﻱ (raʾy, “sight, perception”), and it’s well known historically that the word “ar-Rayat” is for the purpose of (visual) identification. Then this Black Standards is the (visual) identification that only happen in the future which will be rising (tathlu’u) in the…

True Meaning of Black Flags Army = Black Fighter Jets of Pakistan Armed Forces (PAF), Imam Mahdi Army

Prophet Muhammad ﷺ said: ﺛُﻢَّ ﺗَﻄْﻠُﻊُ ﺍﻟﺮَّﺍﻳَﺎﺕُ ﺍﻟﺴُّﻮﺩُ = “…then the black (as-Suud) military standards (ar-Raayaah) will be rising (tathlu’u)…” Sunan Ibn Majah 4084 | Marfu’ | Sahih This hadith is Marfu’ (narrated directly from Prophet ﷺ) and Sahih (authentic) because the Isnad (chain of narrators) is unbroken and acceptable, as mentioned below: