Archive for April, 2011

Hadith on Religion: Islam is easy and extremism in religion will defeat you

April 30, 2011

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, the religion is easy and no one burdens himself in religion except that it overcomes him. Be moderate, seek closeness to Allah, give glad tidings, and seek help for worship in the morning and evening and some part of the night.” […]

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Hadith on Peace: O Allah, you are Peace and from you is peace

April 28, 2011

Aisha reported: When the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, finished his prayer, he would not sit long enough but to say, “O Allah, you are peace and from you is peace. Blessed are you, the Majestic and the Noble.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 592 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عَنْ عَائِشَةَ قَالَتْ […]

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Hadith on Extremism: The Muslims will be harmed by young and foolish extremists

April 27, 2011

Abu Huraira reported: I heard the truthful and trusted, the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “The destruction of my nation is at the hands of young men from the Quraish.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 6649 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari قَالَ أَبُو هُرَيْرَةَ سَمِعْتُ الصَّادِقَ الْمَصْدُوقَ يَقُولُ هَلَكَةُ أُمَّتِي عَلَى يَدَىْ غِلْمَةٍ مِنْ قُرَيْشٍ […]

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Hadith on Intercession: Supplication for the Prophet’s intercession in the Hereafter

April 24, 2011

Jabir ibn Abdullah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever hears the call to prayer and says, ‘O Allah, Lord of this perfect call and established prayer, give Muhammad the privilege and honor of intercession, and raise him to the praiseworthy status that you have promised him,’ then my intercession […]

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Hadith on Experience: The believer learns from every bad experience, he never repeats them

April 23, 2011

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The believer is not stung twice from the same hole.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 5782, Sahih Muslim 2998, Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim As-Sindi said, “It is not befitting for the believer to be mindless and unaware. Rather, he should […]

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Hadith on Treachery: It is forbidden to be treacherous, steal from, and murder a disbeliever

April 22, 2011

Al-Miswar ibn Makhramah reported: During the period of ignorance, Al-Mughirah accompanied some people, killed them, and took their wealth and then he later embraced Islam. The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “As for your Islam, we have accepted it. As for the property, it is the wealth of treachery and we have no […]

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Hadith on Graves: It is forbidden to take graves as places of worship

April 21, 2011

Jundub reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, say five days before he passed away, “I stand acquitted before Allah that I took any one of you as an intimate friend, for Allah has taken me as His intimate friend, just as he took Abraham as His friend. Had […]

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Hadith on Gratitude: Look to the poor that you may be grateful

April 20, 2011

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace  and blessings be upon him, said, “If one of you looks at those blessed over him in wealth and appearance, then let him look at those below him.” In another narration, the Prophet said, “Do not look to those above you, lest you view the favors of […]

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Hadith on Takfir: Wrongfully labeling someone a disbeliever turns one into a disbeliever

April 19, 2011

Ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When a man calls his brother an unbeliever, it returns at least to one of them.” In another narration, the Prophet said, “Either the accused is as claimed, or the charge will return against the accuser.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 5753, Sahih Muslim […]

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Hadith on Oppression: Guard yourself from oppression, greed, and violence

April 18, 2011

Jabir ibn Abdullah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Beware of committing oppression, for oppression will be darkness on the Day of Resurrection. Beware of greed, for greed destroyed those before you. It caused them to shed blood and to make lawful what is unlawful.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2578 Grade: Sahih […]

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