Archive for October, 2010

Hadith on Islam: The Muslim does no harm and can be trusted

October 30, 2010

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The Muslim is the one from whose tongue and hand the people are safe, and the believer is the one people trust with their lives and wealth.” Source: Sunan al-Nasā’ī 4995 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ عَنْ رَسُولِ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ […]

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Hadith on Paradise: Amazing rewards for the righteous in Paradise

October 27, 2010

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, in Paradise there is a tree in whose shade a rider could travel for one hundred years. Recite the verse if you wish: And shade extended. (56:30) And the space of one of your bows in Paradise is better than everything over […]

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Hadith on Women: The virtue of caring for daughters and young girls

October 26, 2010

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever cares for two girls until they reach maturity, then him and I will come together on the Day of Resurrection,” and the Prophet held up his two fingers together. Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2631 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim  عَنْ […]

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Hadith on Friendship: The parable of a good friend and a bad friend

October 26, 2010

Abu Musa reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, the parable of a good friend and a bad friend is only that of a seller of musk and a blacksmith. The seller of musk will give you some perfume, you will buy some, or you will notice a good smell. As […]

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Hadith on Humility: Allah will support the weak and downtrodden

October 22, 2010

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “One who is disheveled may be turned away by people, but if he swore by Allah, He would fulfill it.” Source: Sahih Muslim 2622 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Imam Muslim عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم […]

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Hadith on Animals: Severe punishment for those who torment animals

October 18, 2010

Ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “A woman was punished due to a cat she had imprisoned until it died, so she entered the Hellfire. She did not give it food or water while it was imprisoned, neither did she set it free to eat from the vermin of […]

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Hadith on Charity: A man enjoyed Paradise because he removed harm

October 17, 2010

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “I have seen a man enjoying himself in Paradise due to a tree in the road he cut down that used to harm people.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 4751 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim  عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ عَنِ النَّبِيِّ صلى الله عليه وسلم قَالَ […]

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Hadith on Hereafter: The life of this world is nothing compared to the Hereafter

October 10, 2010

Al-Mustawrid reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “What is the example of this worldly life in comparison to the Hereafter other than one of you dipping his finger in the sea? Let him see what he brings forth.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2858 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عن المستورد قَالَ […]

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Hadith on Desire: Mankind was created in such a way that he easily loses control of himself

October 7, 2010

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When Allah formed Adam in Paradise, He left him as long as He willed to leave him. Satan walked around him, looking to see what he was, and when he saw that he was hollow he knew that man had […]

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Hadith on Anger: The truly strong are those who control themselves when angry

October 6, 2010

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The strong are not the best wrestlers. Verily, the strong are only those who control themselves when they are angry.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 5763, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2609 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim Ibn Abdul Barr said, “The Prophet […]

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