|As he approached Muhammad, the mare got stuck into the sand again||He was a skilled horseman who is known for being the only man from Quraish to successfully locate and during their migration to , hoping to win the that Quraish had put on their heads|
|Suraqah bin Malik was a clever and patient tracker who trailed people by their footprints on the sand, the excreta of the camels and horses||He cried out, "O Muhammad, pray for me in order that my mare could get out of this mess|
Such was the size of the reward, however, that Suraqah went back on his word and resumed pursuit of the duo.28
|After the conquest of Makkah [ ] Within eight years of his migration to Madinah, Muhammad entered Mecca at the head of a vast army and declared a general amnesty||A fifth of the booty was sent to Umar in Madinah|
|" Muhammad said, "I have no need of it||Suraqah felt uncomfortable in the royal outfit|
" In the narration of Ahmad, Suraqah said, "O Muhammad, I know that this is because of you; pray to Allah to save me from my predicament, and by Allah I shall divert away from you any one who is behind me of those who are seeking you.