Archive for June, 2011

Hadith on Neighbors: Gabriel advises the Prophet to treat neighbors well

June 30, 2011

Aisha reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Gabriel continued to advise me to treat neighbors well until I thought he would make them my heirs.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 5668, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2624 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim عَنْ عَائِشَةَ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهَا عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ […]

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Hadith on Charity: Every good deed is rewarded as charity

June 24, 2011

Ibn Abi Shayba reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Every good deed is charity.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 1005 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عن ابن أبي شيبة عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ كُلُّ مَعْرُوفٍ صَدَقَةٌ 1005 صحيح مسلم كتاب الزكاة باب بيان أن اسم الصدقة يقع على كل نوع من […]

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Hadith on Charity: All good deeds are rewarded, even small deeds

June 22, 2011

Abu Dharr reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Do not regard any good deed as insignificant, even meeting your brother with a cheerful face.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2626 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عَنْ أَبِي ذَرٍّ قَالَ قَالَ لِيَ النَّبِيُّ صلى الله عليه وسلم لاَ تَحْقِرَنَّ مِنَ الْمَعْرُوفِ شَيْئًا وَلَوْ أَنْ […]

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Hadith on Fame: Allah loves those who fear Him, are self-sufficient, and humble

June 17, 2011

Sa’d ibn Abi Waqqas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah loves a servant who is righteous, independent, and obscure.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2965 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عن سعد بن أبي وقاص قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ إِنَّ اللَّهَ يُحِبُّ الْعَبْدَ التَّقِيَّ الْغَنِيَّ […]

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Hadith of Supplication: Our Lord, give us good in this life and in the Hereafter

June 14, 2011

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, would say, “Our Lord, grant us good in this world and good in the Hereafter and save us from the punishment of the Hellfire.” (2:201) Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 6026, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2690 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and […]

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Hadith on Pardon: It is best to avoid legal punishments if given a valid excuse such as a vague confession

June 12, 2011

Anas ibn Malik reported: A man came to the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, and he said, “O Messenger of Allah, I have committed an offense which deserves legal punishment, so impose it upon me.” The man was present at the prayer and he prayed with the Messenger of Allah. When […]

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Hadith on Peace: Whoever breaks a peace treaty will not even smell Paradise

June 11, 2011

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever kills a person protected by a treaty will never smell the fragrance of Paradise. Verily, its fragrance can be found a distance of forty years of travel.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 6516 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ بْنِ […]

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Hadith on Jummah: The best day on which the sun has risen is Friday

June 10, 2011

“The best day on which the sun has risen is Friday. On Friday, Adam was created, and on it he was made to enter Paradise, and on it he was expelled from therein.”

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Hadith on Cruelty: Cruel and harsh people will not enter Paradise

June 8, 2011

Harithah ibn Wahb reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “He will not enter Paradise who is coarse and conceited.” Harithah said, “Coarse means cruel and unkind.” Source: Sunan Abī Dāwūd 4801 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ibn Muflih عَنْ حَارِثَةَ ابْنِ وَهْبٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ […]

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Hadith on Remembrance: Whoever remembers Allah will have tranquility in his heart and will be mentioned by Allah to His angels

June 7, 2011

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There are no people who remember Allah but that angels encompass them, mercy covers them, tranquility descends upon them, and Allah mentions them to those with Him.” Source: Sunan at-Tirmidhi 3378 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to At-Tirmidhi أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ وَأَبِي سَعِيدٍ الْخُدْرِيِّ […]

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