When the moon split!

It does not matter to Muslims that there may not be any scientific evidence of this incident ever happening. Science is yet to find answers to a whole lot of things. The moon has been split, physically, and here is the narration from both Quran and hadith.
The Quran says in Surah Al Qamar 54 verse 1:
“The Hour has drawn near, and the moon has been cleft asunder.(The people of Makkah requested Prophet Muhammad [peace be upon him] to show them a miracle, so he showed them the splitting of the moon)”
It all began when the Meccans at the time of Prophet Muhammed (peace be upon him) went to meet the Prophet (pbuh) to challenge him. In their disbelieve, they asked him to perform a miracle to prove that he was truly the Messenger of Allah. When he (pbuh) asked them what they wanted him to do, they told him to split the moon, seeking to make his task as hard as possible for him. Our beloved Prophet (pbuh) supplicated to Allah to help him, and Allah inspired him to point to the moon with his fingers. In the presence of the disbelieving pagans, the moon split in two, and remained like that for several hours before reattaching again.
Despite this clear evidence, most of the disbelievers continued to disbelieve, saying that Prophet Muhammed (pbuh) performed magic. The holy Quran continues to narrate in Surah Qamar verses 2-3: “And if they see a sign, they turn away, and say: This is continuous magic. They belied the Verses of Allah – this Quran), and followed their own lusts. And every matter will be settled according to the kind of deeds: good deeds will take their doers to Paradise and similarly evil deeds will take their doers to Hell.”
Imam Ahmad recorded that Anas bin Malik said, “The people of Makkah asked the Prophet for a miracle and the moon was split into two parts in Makkah. Allah said,
(The Hour has drawn near, and the moon has been cleft asunder.)” Muslim also collected this Hadith. Al-Bukhari recorded that Anas bin Malik said, “The people of Makkah asked the Messenger of Allah to produce a miracle, and he showed them the splitting of the moon into two parts, until they saw (the mount of) Hira’ between them.” This Hadith is recorded in the Two Sahihs with various chains of narration.
There is no doubt, that this miraculous incident happened, in order that Allah may show the disbelievers of Mecca at the time, the truth. But some of their hearts were sealed, and even in the face of light, they chose darkness. May Allah guide us all to the right path. Amin.

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