Who is a Sahabah ( A Companion of Prophet Muhammad
The Jumhur (vast majority) - Allah knows best - define the Sahabi as one
1. saw the Prophet even for a split second
2. believed in him when seeing him
3. died a Muslim.
One who saw the Prophet while a disbeliever then believed in him
only after the time of the Prophet , is a Tabi`i. The latter case is
the rare instance mentioned by the scholars of "a Tabi`i who saw the
May Allah be well-pleased with all of them.
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