Hadith on Love: Those who love for the sake of Allah are admired in Paradise

May 2, 2013

Mu’adh ibn Jabal reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Allah Almighty said: Those who love each other for the sake of my glory will be upon pulpits of light and they will be admired by the prophets and the martyrs.

Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 2390

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to At-Tirmidhi

عَنْ مُعَاذِ بْنِ جَبَلٍ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ اللَّهُ عَزَّ وَجَلَّ الْمُتَحَابُّونَ فِي جَلَالِي لَهُمْ مَنَابِرُ مِنْ نُورٍ يَغْبِطُهُمْ النَّبِيُّونَ وَالشُّهَدَاءُ

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