The Truce of Hudaybiya

The descriptions of the Quran are perhaps the most accurate and precise words in human spoken language.


Yet, Allah (swt) describes the Truce of Hudaybiya, a treaty that had seemingly unfair terms against the Muslims, as a victory. What is the story of Hudaybiya? What do we learn from it? Why is it a victory and how can this understanding inform our lives in this day and age?