Hadith on Golden Rule: None has true faith until he loves others as himself

May 24, 2011

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, None of you has faith until he loves for his brother or his neighbor what he loves for himself.”

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 45

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim

عَنْ أَنَسِ بْنِ مَالِكٍ عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ لَا يُؤْمِنُ أَحَدُكُمْ حَتَّى يُحِبَّ لِأَخِيهِ أَوْ قَالَ لِجَارِهِ مَا يُحِبُّ لِنَفْسِهِ

45 صحيح مسلم كتاب الإيمان باب الدليل على أن من خصال الإيمان أن يحب لأخيه المسلم ما يحب لنفسه من الخير