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Tag: Alms الزكاة

Umar on Charity: The non-Muslims deserve their fair share of public charity

October 25, 2015

Abu Bakr Al-‘Absi reported: Umar ibn Al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, saw a blind non-Muslim citizen abandoned at the gate of the city. Umar said, “What is the matter with you?” The man said, “I have been burdened by this tribute until I become blind and they left me here and no one […]

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Hasan on Khawarij: The rebels fight for the sake of the world, not Allah

February 12, 2015

Abu Hayyan At-Tawhidi reported: A man from the Kharijites came to Hasan Al-Basri and he said, “What do you say about the rebels?” Hasan said, “They are seekers of the world.” He said, “Why do you say that when one of them goes out with his spear until it breaks and he leaves his family and children?” […]

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Hadith on Eid: The Prophet encourages women to give charity on the day of Eid

July 26, 2014

Ibn Abbas reported: I witnessed the prayer on the day of breaking the fast (eid al-fiṭr) with the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, and Abu Bakr, Umar, and Uthman. All of them performed the prayer before the sermon, and then he would deliver the sermon. The Prophet descended, as if I am seeming […]

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Hadith on Eid: The Prophet would deliver a sermon and encourage charity

July 26, 2014

Abu Sa’eed Al-Khudri reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, would go out on the days of Eid and lead the prayer. When the Prophet finished the prayer and invoked peace, he would stand and turn to the people while they were sitting in their places of prayer. If he needed […]

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Hadith on Masajid: If you see a man frequenting the mosque, then affirm his faith

July 14, 2014

Abu Sa’eed reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If you see a man committed to the mosque, then testify for his faith. Verily, Allah the Exalted has said: The mosques are only maintained by those who believe in Allah and the Last Day and establish prayer and give charity.” […]

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Hadith on Islam: Perform the five pillars and be kind to your family

May 12, 2014

Abu Ayyub reported: A man came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and he said, “Tell me what I can do to enter Paradise and avoid Hellfire.” The Prophet said, “Worship Allah and do not associate anything with him, establish prayer, give in charity, and keep good relations with your family.” When […]

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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 Zakat: Allah withholds the rain for those who withhold their charity

February 5, 2014

Ibn Umar reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Never do people withhold alms from their wealth except that a portion from the sky will be withheld, and were it not for the animals it would never rain.” Source: Mu’jam Al-Kabeer 13454 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنِ ابْنِ عُمَرَ قَالَ […]

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Hadith of Gabriel: He has come to teach you the foundations of the religion

January 25, 2014

Umar ibn Al-Khattab reported: We were sitting with the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, one day when a man appeared with very white clothes and very black hair. There were no signs of travel on him and we did not recognize him. He sat down in front of the Prophet and […]

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Hadith on Luxury: The believers do not live a life of luxury

January 20, 2014

Mu’adh ibn Jabal reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, sent him to Yemen and he said, “Beware of luxury. Verily, the servants of Allah do not live luxuriously.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 21600 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ مُعَاذِ بْنِ جَبَلٍ أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ لَمَّا بَعَثَ بِهِ […]

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