Tag: Beard لحية

Hadith on Fitrah: Five acts are part of pure and natural human instinct

March 14, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Five acts are a part of natural instinct: circumcision, shaving pubic hair, removing hair from the armpits, shortening the moustache, and clipping the nails.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 5939, Sahih Muslim 257 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim عَنْ […]

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Hadith on Prayer: The Prophet would recite the words to himself during silent prayer

December 11, 2013

Abu Al-Ahwas reported: Some of the companions of the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The recitation of the Prophet during the noon prayer was known by the movement of his beard.” Source: Musnad Ahmad 22642 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ أَبِي الْأَحْوَصِ عَنْ بَعْضِ أَصْحَابِ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ […]

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Hadith on Beards: Encouragement to groom one’s beard and hair before entering the mosque

March 27, 2013

Ata ibn Yasar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, was in the mosque when a man came in with a disheveled beard and hair. The Messenger of Allah gestured to him that he should return home to groom his hair and beard. The man did so and he returned to […]

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Hadith on Dress: The Sunnah of trimming the moustache and letting the beard grow

July 12, 2012

Ibn Umar reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Be different from the idolaters; let the beard grow and trim the moustache.” Whenever Ibn Umar performed the pilgrimage or the lesser pilgrimage, he would grab hold of his beard and what was left he cut. Source: Sahih Bukhari 5553; Sahih Muslim 259 […]

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