Archive for June, 2012

Hadith on Adam: All people are the children of Adam

June 28, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah has removed from you the pride of the time of ignorance with its boasting of ancestors. Verily, one is only a righteous believer or a miserable sinner. All of the people are the children of Adam, and Adam was created from dust.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī […]

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Hadith on Patience: Be patient with the rulers until you meet the Prophet at the Fountain

June 27, 2012

Usaid ibn Hudair reported: A man among the Ansar took aside the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, and he said, “Will you not appoint me as a leader as you have appointed others?” The Prophet said, “Verily, you will see favoritism after me, so be patient until you meet me at the fountain in Paradise.” […]

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Hadith on Patience: The Prophet orders patience with an unfair ruler

June 27, 2012

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, after me there will be favoritism and matters you will reject.” They said, “O Messenger of Allah, what do you order us to do if we live during that?” The Prophet said, “Fulfill the duties placed over you and […]

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Hadith on Marriage: Nothing is better than marriage for those who love each other

June 25, 2012

Ibn Abbas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “We do not see for those who love one another anything like marriage.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 1847 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ لَمْ نَرَ لِلْمُتَحَابَّيْنِ مِثْلَ النِّكَاحِ 1847 […]

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Hadith on Righteousness: Consult your heart about righteousness and sin

June 25, 2012

Wabisa ibn Ma’bad reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said to me, “Have you come to ask about righteousness and sin?” I said yes. The Prophet clenched his fist and struck his chest, saying, “Consult your soul, consult your heart, O Wabisa. Righteousness is what reassures your soul and your heart, and […]

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Hadith on Muhammad: Bless the Prophet once and Allah will bless you ten times

June 23, 2012

“He who sends blessings upon me once will have Allah send blessings upon him ten times.”

مَنْ صَلَّى عَلَيَّ وَاحِدَةً صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ عَشْرًا

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Hadith on Islam: Embrace Islam even if you dislike it, but no compulsion in religion

June 22, 2012

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said to a man, “Embrace Islam.” The man said, “I find that I dislike it.” The Prophet said, “Even if you dislike it.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 11650 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ahmad Shakir عَنْ أَنَسٍ أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ […]

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Hadith on Greed: People will fight over treasure from the Euphrates so do not take from it

June 18, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The Euphrates river will soon uncover a treasure of gold, so whoever witnesses it then let him not take anything from it.” Source: Sunan At-Tirmidhi 2569 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to At-Tirmidhi عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ […]

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Hadith on Character: Allah loves people who are sincere to Him, generous to others, and courageous in danger

June 18, 2012

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There are three people whom Allah loves: a man who stood at night reciting the Book of Allah, a man who spent in charity with his right hand while concealing it, and a man from a small expedition whose companions […]

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Hadith on Rights: All people have a right to their basic life-needs

June 16, 2012

Uthman ibn Affan reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There is no right for the son of Adam except in these things: a house in which he lives, a garment to cover his nakedness, a piece of bread and water.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 2341 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to At-Tirmidhi عَنْ عُثْمَانَ بْنِ […]

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