Tag: Abstinence العفاف

Hudhaifa on Love: If you love people as yourself, you will get blessings from the heavens

April 12, 2016

Musa ibn Al-Alā reported: Hudhaifa ibn Qatadah, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “O Musa, if you have three qualities, then no good will descend from the heavens but that you will have a share of it: that your deeds be for the sake of Allah, that you love for people what you love for […]

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Hadith on Anger: Whoever controls his anger will be filled with faith and peace of mind

April 7, 2016

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever suppresses his rage while he is capable of unleashing it, then Allah will fill him with faith and assurance.” And the Prophet recited the verse, “They are those who suppress their rage and forgive people, for Allah loves the doers of good.” […]

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Hasan on Harm: If you want to be safe in your religion, then do not harm people

April 7, 2016

Al-Khara’iti reported: Hasan Al-Basri, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “If you would be pleased to be safe and for your religion to be safe for you, then restrain your hands from harming the lives of people, restrain your tongues from harming their honor, and restrain your stomachs from consuming their wealth.” Source: Makārim al-Akhlāq lil-Kharā’iṭī […]

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Sufyan on Intelligence: The intelligent person follows good and avoids evil

November 18, 2014

Bishra ibn Al-Harith reported: Sufyan ibn Uyaina, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “The reasonable person is not one who merely recognizes good and evil. Rather, the reasonable person is only one who follows good when he sees it, and who avoids evil when he sees it.” Source: Hilyat al-Awliya 12893 عن بشر بن الحارث قَالَ قَالَ […]

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Hadith on Virtues: No Muslim practices these virtues but that he enters Paradise

April 17, 2014

Abu Dharr reported: I said, “O Messenger of Allah, what will save a servant from the Hellfire?” The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Faith in Allah.” I said, “O Prophet of Allah, what deeds must accompany faith?” The Prophet said, “He should give in charity from what he has been provided.” I […]

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Hadith on Taqwa: Believers reach Godfearing piety when they abandon doubtful things

February 6, 2014

Atiyyah As-Sa’di reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The servant will not achieve true fear of Allah until he leaves harmless things out of caution that they might be harmful.” Source: Sunan At-Tirmidhi 2451 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to At-Tirmidhi عَنْ عَطِيَّةَ السَّعْدِيِّ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ […]

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Hadith on Abstinence: Allah will replace it with something better

January 13, 2014

Abu Qatadah reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, you will never leave anything for the sake of Allah Almighty but that Allah will replace it with something better.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 22565 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ أَبِي قَتَادَةَ عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ إِنَّكَ لَنْ تَدَعَ شَيْئًا لِلَّهِ […]

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Hadith on Eating: Those who ate most in this world are the hungriest in the Hereafter

December 26, 2013

Abu Juhaifa reported: I ate a stew of bread and fattened meat and then I came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and I made a loud belch. The Prophet said, “Restrain your belching. Verily, those who ate their fill the most in this world will be the most hungry in the […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Allah sends blessings upon those who pray in congregation

December 1, 2013

Aisha reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah and his angels send blessings upon those who pray in rows, and those who fill the gaps will be raised in rank by Allah.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 995 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ عَائِشَةَ قَالَتْ قَالَ رَسُولُ […]

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Hadith on Charity: I have not known you to be more abstinent and patient

December 1, 2013

Ibn Shafee, who was a doctor, reported: Asaid ibn Hudair called me and I cut a cyst from him. He narrated to me some stories. He said: The people of two houses from my people came, the house of Thafar and the house of Mu’awiyah. They said, “The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, […]

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