Archive for July, 2012

Ali on Hadith: Think of the Prophet as the best, most guided, and most righteous

July 31, 2012

Abu Abdur Rahman reported: Ali ibn Abi Talib, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “When I relate a story to you about the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, you should think of him as being the best, the most guided, and the most righteous.” Source: Sunan Ibn Majāh 20 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ahmad […]

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Hadith on Quran: The Quran will advocate for its people on Judgment Day

July 31, 2012

An-Nawwas ibn Sam’an reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “On the Day of Resurrection, the Quran and its people who acted upon it will be brought forth, preceded by Surat al-Baqarah and Surat Ali Imrān.” And the Messenger of Allah set forth three examples and I have not forgotten them since, “They […]

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Hadith on Quran: Learn Al-Baqarah and Ali Imran for its reciters will ascend the ranks of Paradise

July 31, 2012

Abu Abdullah ibn Burayda reported: I was sitting in the presence of the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and I heard him say, “Learn Surah Al-Baqarah because there is blessing in learning it, there is sorrow in ignoring it, and the magicians cannot confront it.” He remained for an hour and then he […]

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Hadith on Angels: Two angels descend every day, blessing or cursing

July 31, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There is not a day upon which the servant awakens but that two angels descend. One of them says: O Allah, give repayment to one who spends in charity! The other says: O Allah, give destruction to one who withholds charity!” […]

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Hadith on Quran: Recite Al-Baqarah and Ali Imran, two illuminated chapters

July 31, 2012

Abu Umamah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Recite the Quran, for on the Day of Resurrection it will come as an intercessor for its reciters. Recite the two illuminated chapters, Surat al-Baqarah and Ali Imrān, for on the Day of Resurrection they will come as two clouds, or two […]

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Hadith on Death: The Prophet’s supplication for mercy before his passing away

July 30, 2012

Aisha reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, saying near the occasion of his passing away, “O Allah, forgive me, have mercy upon me, and join me with the highest company.” Source: Sunan At-Tirmidhi 3496 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to At-Tirmidhi عَنْ عَائِشَةَ قَالَتْ سَمِعْتُ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Glorify Allah while bowing, supplicate to Him while in prostration

July 29, 2012

Ibn Abbas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, drew aside the curtain of his apartment and he saw people in rows behind Abu Bakr. The Prophet said, “O people, nothing remains of the glad tidings of prophecy except righteous visions seen by a Muslim or made for him. Verily, I […]

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Hadith on Remembrance: Remembering Allah is even better than jihad

July 29, 2012

Abu Darda reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Shall I not tell you of the best of your deeds, which is the purest to your King, which raises you among your ranks, which is better for you than spending gold and money in charity, and which is better for you than […]

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Hadith on Paradise: Surah Al-Mulk will intercede with its reciters until they enter Paradise

July 29, 2012

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There is a chapter in the Quran, not but thirty verses, which will intercede for its companion until he is entered into Paradise. It is the chapter, Blessed is He in whose hand is the dominion.” (67:1) Source: Al-Mu’jam As-Sagheer At-Tabarani […]

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Hadith on Quran: Satan runs away from the house in which is recited Surah Al-Baqarah

July 28, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Do not turn your houses into graves. Verily, Satan flees from the house in which is recited Surat Al-Baqarah.” Source: Sahih Muslim 780 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ لَا تَجْعَلُوا بُيُوتَكُمْ […]

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