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Archive for July, 2016

Hadith on Blessings: Wealth is not sinful, but health is better

July 26, 2016

Abdullah ibn Khubayb reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There is nothing wrong with being wealthy for one who is mindful of Allah, yet good health for one who is mindful is better than wealth. And cheerfulness is among the blessings.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 2141 Grade: Sahih (authentic) […]

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Hadith on Medicine: Every disease has a cure through which Allah heals

July 24, 2016

Jabir reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Every disease has a cure. If a cure is applied to the disease, then it is relieved by the permission of Allah the Exalted.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2204 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عَنْ جَابِرٍ عَنْ رَسُولِ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ […]

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Hadith on Medicine: Seek cures for disease but not what is unlawful

July 24, 2016

Abu Darda reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah sent down the disease and the cure, and for every disease he made a cure. Seek treatment, but do not seek treatment by the unlawful.” Source: Sunan Abī Dāwūd 3874 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ibn Al-Mulaqqin عَنْ أَبِي […]

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Hadith on Charity: The best Muslims give food in charity to others

July 18, 2016

Suhaib ibn Sinan reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The best of you are those who feed others.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 23408 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عن صهيب بن سنان قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ خِيَارُكُمْ مَنْ أَطْعَمَ الطَّعَامَ 23408 مسند أحمد باقي مسند […]

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Hadith on Character: The Prophet supplicates for righteousness after every prayer

July 18, 2016

Abu Umamah reported: I never prayed behind the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, while I was near to him except that I would hear him say at the end of every prayer, “O Allah, forgive all of my sins and mistakes. O Allah, refresh me and protect me and guide me […]

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Hadith on Zealotry: Enthusiasm for the Prophet must be within its limits

July 18, 2016

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, every deed has an enthusiasm and every enthusiasm has a limit. Whoever is enthusiastic for my tradition (sunnah) will have succeeded, but whoever is enthusiastic for something else has been destroyed.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 6725 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ahmad […]

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Hadith on Obedience: Muslims must obey their leaders unless it involves sin

July 17, 2016

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever obeys me has obeyed Allah, and whoever disobeys me has disobeyed Allah. Whoever obeys my deputy has obeyed me, and whoever disobeys my deputy has disobeyed me.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 6713, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 1835 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to […]

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Hadith on Mosques: A time will come when Muslims only discuss the world

July 17, 2016

Khaythama reported: Abdullah ibn Amr, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “There will come a time upon people when they gather and pray in the mosques, yet there will be no believers among them.” Source: Kitāb al-Īmān 97 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani Hasan Al-Basri, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “There […]

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Hadith on Mercy: The mercy of Allah is more beloved to the Prophet than the entire world

July 14, 2016

Thawban reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “I would not love to have the world or anything in it in exchange for this verse: O my servants who have transgressed against themselves, do not despair of the mercy of Allah. Verily, Allah forgives all sins, for he is the […]

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Hadith on Kindness: He is not one of us who is unkind and cruel

July 12, 2016

Abu Sa’eed Al-Khudri reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The most complete of the believers in faith are those with the best character, who lower their wings and are kind and gracious, for he is not one of us who is neither kind nor gracious.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Awsaṭ 4559 […]

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