Hazrat Umar (R.A.)
Hazrat Umar is an iconic personality in the history of Islam. He was the second caliph of the Islam. Caliph means a leader of Islamic State. Umar can also write like this Omar and it is an Arabic word. Hazrat Umar (R.A) was a son of Al-Khattab. He was born in 577 CE and died in 3rd November 644 CE. Umar (R.A) was the most powerful and influential Muslim caliph in the history of Islam. He was the second caliph of Islam and also a senior Sahaba of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). He was one of the most liked sahaba by Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).
Umar (R.A) was an expert Islamic jurist known for his pious and just nature, which earned him the title Al- Farooq (“the one who differentiate between right and wrong). Under Umar, the caliphate expanded ground breaking rate, ruling the Sasanian Empire and more than two-third two-thirds of the Byzantine Empire which was real remarkable thing in history of Islam by Hazrat Umar (R.A.).He was buried to next of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) which is not a normal thing.
Leadership Qualities of Hazrat Umar (R.A.)
As a leader he was the one who motivated Muslim ummah to preach Islam and convert people to Islam which is the right religion for every human being. He has the ability to conduct powerful meetings to make the strategy to project Islam more into the society. His indirect leadership was that when he used to send his messages to Muslim ummah through letters and memos.
the Sahabi also made administration teams who used to perform different administrating departments to provide comfort, equality and work to Muslim ummah. He was with Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) during Hajj 2016 London Service and become a Haji. He made everything in right dimension and implement the real rules of Islam and realizes Muslim ummah what to follow and how to follow. Umar (R.A) had a vision to watch foreseen things.
He was ever ready to face the critical issues with other religious parties and solve everything with intelligence. He ruled a big area of land where Islam become the primary thing to adopt as a religion with understanding. These were the provinces which he used to rule and made Islam’s way toward this places:
1. Arabia divides into two provinces, Mecca and Medina;
2. Iraq divides into two province states, Basra and Kufa;
3. In the upper reaches of the Tigris and the Euphrates, Jazira was also a province;
4. Syria was also a province;
5. HazratUmar (R.A.) divided Palestine into two provinces Iliya, and Ramlah;
6. Egypt was also divided into two provinces, Upper and Lower Egypt;
7. Persia divided’s as three provinces, Khorasan; Azarbaijan and Fars.
Manager Qualities of Hazrat Umar (R.A.)
Hazrat Umar (R.A.) as a manager was a symbol of true administrator. Hazrat Umar used to keep the accountability of each and everything. He never played with a poor and never benefited to rich. He made a transparency in every matter of life where he provided services to secure humans, animals, food, forces, governmental strategies, penalties on wrong acts.