How was the first woman created?
In the first verse of the Surah An-Nisaa, this creation is stated as, O humankind! In due reverence for your Lord, keep from disobedience to Him Who created you from a single human self, and from it created its mate, and from the pair of them scattered abroad a multitude of men and women.
While interpreting this verse, what is generally said is as follows: Allah Almighty created Eve from Adams left rib. In the meantime, Adam took a little nap. As soon as he awoke from his sleep, he saw Eve beside him. He was first surprised and then a familiarity and warmth took place between them.
This point is clearly revealed in some hadiths. Below are the some hadiths with regard to this matter:
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