Archive for October, 2013

Hadith on Punishment: Pardon the murderer, or kill him and be like him

October 30, 2013

Anas ibn Malik reported: A man came to the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, with the killer of his relative. The Prophet said, “Pardon him,” but the man refused. The Prophet said, “Take the blood money,” but the man refused. The Prophet said, “Go and kill him, for you are like […]

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Hadith on Spirit: They ask you about the spirit, but you have only been given a little knowledge

October 29, 2013

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: I was walking with the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, in one of the fields of Medina while he was leaning upon a staff. He passed by a group of Jews and some of them said to each other, “Ask him about the spirit.” Others said, “Do […]

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Hadith on Arrogance: Do not stand up to aggrandize one another

October 29, 2013

Abu Umamah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, came out to us while leaning on a staff. We stood up for him but the Prophet said, “Do not stand up as foreigners do to aggrandize one another.” Source: Sunan Abu Dawud 5230 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Ibn Hajar عَنْ […]

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