Invasion of Bahran
Throughout the invasion, they did not meet any enemies, and no fighting took place. Muhammad occupied the area for 3 months. The expedition is regarded as a "Patrolling Invasion", according to Muslim scholar "Saifur Rahman al-Mubarakpuri".
This event is mentioned in Ibn Hisham's biography of Muhammad, and other historical sources. Modern secondary sources which mention this, include the award winning book, Ar-Raheeq Al-Makhtum (The Sealed Nectar)
After this raid, Muhammad also accepted ransom for the some of the prisoners he captured in Badr.
- Hawarey, Dr. Mosab (2010). The Journey of Prophecy; Days of Peace and War (Arabic). Islamic Book Trust.Note: Book contains a list of battles of Muhammad in Arabic, English translation available here
- Watt, W. Montgomery (1956). Muhammad at Medina. Oxford University Press. p. 17. ISBN 978-0-19-577307-1. (online)
- Mubarakpuri, Saifur Rahman Al (2005), The sealed nectar: biography of the Noble Prophet, Darussalam Publications, p. 290, ISBN 978-9960-899-55-8
- Mubarakpuri, Saifur Rahman Al (2005), The sealed nectar: biography of the Noble Prophet, Darussalam Publications, p. 290, ISBN 978-9960-899-55-8 See footnote 1
- Ar-Raheeq Al-Makhtum - The Sealed Nectar. Dar-us-Salam Publications