AbuBakr As-Siddeeq’s Reaction When News of Musaylemah’s Death Reached Him
If you see the people of falsehood being humiliated and their fitnah annihilated, then thank Allaah; for when news of the killing of Musaylemah reached Abu Bakr As-Siddeeq (radiyallaahu-anhu), he prostrated to Allaah out of thankfulness.
[Reported by Al-Bayhaqee in ‘Mmarifah As-Sunan Wal-Aathaar 4/244 (Number: 1474)
Quoted in Asbaab Ihtiwaa Al-Khawaarij Li-ba’di Ab’naa-inaa’ of Shaikh Ramzaan Al-Haajiree. page.39]