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Archive for November, 2016

Hadith on Peace: Allah’s name is peace, so spread peace

November 30, 2016

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, peace is a name among the names of Allah. He has placed it on the earth, so spread it between yourselves.” Source: Musnad al-Bazzār 1770 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ عَنِ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ أَنَّهُ […]

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Hadith on Kindness: If Allah loves someone he guides him to be kind

November 30, 2016

Jareer ibn Abdullah reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah Almighty rewards for gentleness what he does not give for rudeness. If Allah loves a servant, then he grants him the quality of gentleness. No household is deprived of kindness except that they have been truly deprived.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr […]

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Hadith on Humility: The Prophet is not a king, so do not fear

November 29, 2016

Abu Mas’ud reported: A man came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and his voice trembled as he spoke to him. The Prophet said to him, “Be calm, for I am not a king. Verily, I am only the son of a woman who ate dried meat.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 3312 […]

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Hadith on Peace: Spread peace and you will receive peace

November 25, 2016

Al-Bara’ reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Spread peace and you will receive peace.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 18059 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Haythami عَنِ الْبَرَاءِ بْنِ عَازِبٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ أَفْشُوا السَّلَامَ تَسْلَمُوا 18059 مسند أحمد أول مسند الكوفيين 8/32 المحدث الهيثمي خلاصة […]

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Hadith on Wealth: Love of money caused the destruction of those before us

November 24, 2016

Abu Musa reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, there is no doubt that gold and silver coins destroyed those before you, for they are both causes of your ruin.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Ibn Ḥibbān 700 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ أَبِي مُوسَى الأَشْعَرِيِّ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ […]

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Hadith on Brotherhood: It is enough evil to belittle another Muslim

November 12, 2016

Wathila ibn Al-Asqa reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The Muslim is sacred to another Muslim: his life, his honor, and his wealth. The Muslim is the brother of another Muslim. He does not wrong him or betray him. Righteousness is here,” and he pointed to his heart. The […]

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Hadith on Hatred: Bring people together to reconcile when they are apart

November 12, 2016

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said to Abu Ayyub, “Shall I not tell you about a good transaction?” He said, “Of course!” The Prophet said, “Strive to reconcile people if their relations are corrupted and bring them closer together when they are apart.” Source: Musnad al-Bazzār 2160 Grade: […]

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Hadith on Mercy: Whoever is not merciful will not receive mercy

November 12, 2016

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever is not merciful to people will not receive mercy from Allah.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr 3847 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Haythami عَنِ ابْنِ مَسْعُودٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ مَنْ لَمْ يَرْحَمِ النَّاسَ لَمْ يَرْحَمْهُ اللَّهُ […]

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Hadith on Reconciliation: The best charity is reconciliation and good relations

November 12, 2016

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The best charity is to reconcile people.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr 31 Grade: Sahih li ghayri (authentic due to external evidence) according to Al-Albani عَنْ عَبْدِ اللهِ بْنِ عَمْرٍو قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللهِ صَلَّى اللهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ أَفْضَلُ الصَّدَقَةِ إِصْلَاحُ ذَاتِ […]

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Hadith on Authority: When wicked rulers rule, then look for the Hour

November 9, 2016

Abu Hurairah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings upon him, said, “When authority is given to those who do not deserve it, then wait for the Hour.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 59 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukahari عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ إِذَا وُسِّدَ الْأَمْرُ إِلَى غَيْرِ أَهْلِهِ فَانْتَظِرْ […]

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