Question 70: I heard a professor saying that Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) was created from the Light of Allaah, is this true?
Answer: This statement is not correct, for it opposes both Nusus (legal texts) and reality. Proof, senses, and logic indicate that he was born to a father i.e. `Abdullaah ibn `Abdul-Muttalib and a mother (i.e.) Aaminah bint Wahb and his lineage is well known… read more here.