Critics of mourning boast about the Umayyad king, Umar Ibn Abdil Aziz:

It is documented in the Torah that most certainly the skies and earth wept for 40 days and nights over Umar Ibn Abdil Aziz!

– Seyar Aalaam al-Nobala v 5 p 142

– Tarikh al-Khulafa v 1 p 245