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my Question is who is the sahabi titled as "Cheif of Persians" ??


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Which companion was chief of persians

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Your Question: my Question is who is the sahabi titled as "Cheif of Persians" ??

To the best of our knowledge, we have not come across any narration in the authentic and established Sunnah of the Messenger of Allah (saws) whereby the Prophet (saws) himself declared one amongst his noble companions as the ‘Chief of Persians’.


The most famous amongst the close companions of the Prophet (saws) who was from the land of Persia was Hadrat Salman al-Farsi (r.a.), regarding whom the Messenger of Allah (saws) has declared:


Al-Tirmidhi Hadith 6225 Narrated by Anas ibn Malik

Allah's Messenger (saws) said, "Paradise is desirous of three people: Ali (ibn Abi Talib (r.a.)), Ammar (bin Yasser (r.a.)) and Salman (al-Farsi (r.a.))."


If by ‘Chief of Persians’ you meant to enquire the name of the Muslim Commander under whose expedition Iran (or old name Faris) was conquered and brought under Muslim rule, then the name of that Commander was the noble companion of the Prophet (saws), Hadrat Saad ibn Abi Waqqas (r.a.).


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