This is the great heroic story of Hazrat Omar (RA.) the series is based on the life of Omar ibn Al-Khattab, the second Caliph of Islam. This series is created by Hatem Ali (2012). The show is famous in Arab & abroad particularly Pakistan and Azerbaijan but also has been banned in Arab countries and Fatawa has been issued against this show. The Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Imran Khan praised the show and recommended people to watch it.
The series starts with one of the pilgrimage of caliph Omar where he delivers speeches to the pilgrims. The next scene comes with an exploration on Mecca of the caliph where he emotionally flashbacks to his own 18 year’s life when he was a young boy working for his rude father Khattab ibn Nufayl. The flashback perspective of Omar shows all the past story of his life from when he was a wrestler, a businessman and above all one of the leaders of the Quraish, and then to his life after his conversion into Islam being one of the closest companions of Muhammad and an immensely devoted believer, a brave inspiration for all the contemporary Muslims and a bold warrior in all the contemporary Islamic battles. The story goes through the Meccan victory, Muhammad’s death, Abu Bakr’s legacy as caliph and his death, and finally Omar’s legacy. From viewer’s eye perspective, his legacy as caliph shows the biographical stories of improvements and complexities of his own caliphate till his martyrdom through assassination by Abu Lulu. Reference: Wikipeda