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Ash-Shafi’ee on Sunnah: The consensus of the scholars on following the prophetic tradition

March 30, 2014

Ibn Al-Qayyim reported: Ash-Shafi’ee said, “The people are in consensus that if the tradition (sunnah) of the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, is made clear to anyone, then he may not abandon it for the saying of any other person.” Source: I’lam Al-Muwaqi’een 2/201 عن ابن القيم َقَالَ الشَّافِعِيُّ أَجْمَعَ النَّاسُ […]

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Hadith on Dua: The supplication between the Adhan and Iqama will not be rejected

March 29, 2014

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The supplication between the call to prayer and its establishment will not be rejected.” Source: Sunan At-Tirmidhi 212 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to At-Tirmidhi عَنْ أَنَسِ بْنِ مَالِكٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ الدُّعَاءُ لَا يُرَدُّ بَيْنَ […]

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Hadith on Zamzam: A sign of hypocrisy in those who do not drink Zamzam water

March 28, 2014

Muhammad ibn Abi Bakr reported: I was sitting with Abdullah ibn Abbas when a man came and he said, “From where did you come?” The man said, “From the Zamzam well.” Ibn Abbas said, “Did you drink from it as you should?” The man said, “How is that?” Ibn Abbas said, “When you drink from […]

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Hadith on Zamzam: If Hagar had left the Zamzam well, it would have become a river

March 28, 2014

Ibn Abbas reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “May Allah have mercy upon the mother of Ishmael. If she had not hastened to take water, the Zamzam well would have become a flowing spring.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 3183 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari عَنْ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُمَا عَنْ […]

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Hadith on Funerals: Allah accepts the intercession of the righteous who pray funeral prayers

March 28, 2014

Abdullah ibn Abbas reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “A Muslim man does not die while forty men who do not associate partners with Allah pray over him except that Allah will accept their intercession for him.” Source: Sahih Muslim 948 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim […]

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Hadith on Funerals: Great rewards for those who follow a funeral and offer prayers

March 28, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever follows the funeral of Muslim out of faith and seeking reward and he remains with it until the prayer is offered and the burial ceremony is finished, then he will return with two great rewards. Each reward is like the […]

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Hadith on Siwak: The toothstick cleans the mouth and pleases the Lord

March 19, 2014

Aisha reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The toothstick is cleansing for the mouth and pleasing to the Lord.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 1832 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari قَالَتْ عَائِشَةُ عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ السِّوَاكُ مَطْهَرَةٌ لِلْفَمِ مَرْضَاةٌ لِلرَّبِّ 1832 صحيح البخاري كِتَاب الصَّوْمِ بَاب سِوَاكِ الرَّطْبِ […]

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Sa’eed on Sunnah: Allah will punish a man if he prays differently than the Sunnah

March 18, 2014

Sa’eed ibn Al-Musayyib reported: He saw a man praying after the rising of the sun at dawn with more than two bowings and he was excessive in his bowing and prostration, so he prohibited him. The man said, “O Abu Muhammad, will Allah punish us for praying?” Sa’eed said, “No, but he will punish you […]

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Hadith on Charity: If he gives food, clothing, or prayer it will be Zakat

March 17, 2014

Abu Sa’eed Al-Khudri reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When a man earns wealth from what is lawful and he feeds himself or clothes another among the creation of Allah, it will be regarded as charity (zakāt) for him. When a Muslim man is without means to give in charity, he […]

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Hadith on Supplication: Call upon Allah with certainty and without distraction

March 17, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Call upon Allah with certainty that he will answer you. Know that Allah will not answer the supplication of a heart that is negligent and distracted.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 3479 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Albani An-Nawawi said, “It is to have good […]

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