Tag: Beautiful Names الأسماء الحسنى

Hadith on Supplication: He asked Allah by his greatest name

May 29, 2017

Buraydah ibn Al-Husayb reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, heard a man supplicating, saying, “O Allah, I ask you by my testimony that you are Allah, there is no God but you, the One, the Eternal Refuge who does not give birth and was not born and to whom no one is […]

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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 Supplication: Whoever says this three times in morning and evening will not be harmed

July 12, 2014

Uthman ibn Affan reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “No servant says this three times in the morning every day and in the evening every night but that nothing will harm him: In the name of Allah whose name cannot be harmed by anything in the earth nor in […]

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Abu Hanifa on Attributes: Have faith in divine qualities without knowing how or negating them

June 17, 2014

Ibn Abi Al-‘Izz reported: Abu Hanifa, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Allah has a hand, a face, and a self as the Exalted has mentioned in the Quran from mention of the hand, the face, and the self. It is an attribute without asking how they are manifest. It should not be said […]

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Ibn Abi Al-‘Izz on Tawheed: Islamic monotheism is divided into three categories

May 13, 2014

Ibn Abi Al-‘Izz said, “With monotheism one enters into Islam and with it one will depart from this world. The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said: He whose last words are there is no God but Allah will enter Paradise. Therefore, it is the first and last duty. Monotheism, then, is the beginning […]

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Hadith on Zamzam: A sign of hypocrisy in those who do not drink Zamzam water

March 28, 2014

Muhammad ibn Abi Bakr reported: I was sitting with Abdullah ibn Abbas when a man came and he said, “From where did you come?” The man said, “From the Zamzam well.” Ibn Abbas said, “Did you drink from it as you should?” The man said, “How is that?” Ibn Abbas said, “When you drink from […]

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Ibn Kathir on Monotheism: The method of the Righteous Predecessors for understanding Allah’s attributes

June 3, 2013

Ibn Kathir reported: The Imams, among them Nu’aim bin Hammad the teacher of Al-Bukhari, said, “Whoever likens Allah to His creation has committed an act of unbelief. Whoever denies what Allah has described Himself with has committed an act of unbelief. Certainly, there is no resemblance of Allah to the creation regarding how Allah and […]

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Abu Umamah on Peace: This is Allah’s beautiful name we spread between us, Muslims and non-Muslims

May 31, 2013

Urwah ibn Ruwaim reported: I saw Abu Umamah Al-Bahili, may Allah be pleased with him, greet with peace whomever he would meet among the Muslims and non-Muslim citizens and he would say, “This is the greeting for the people of our religion, an assurance of security for the people of our covenant, and the name […]

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Hadith on Prayer: The Prophet’s supplication at the beginning of his prayers

May 8, 2013

Aisha reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, would open his prayers with saying, “Glory be to you, O Allah, and to you is praise. Blessed is your name and exalted is your majesty. There is no God other than you.” Source: Sunan Ibn Majah 806, Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Ibn Hajar […]

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Ibn Qudamah on Ablutuion: Steps of Ritual Ablution according to the Hanbali School

January 23, 2013

Ibn Qudamah said, “Having formulated his intention, the worshiper should begin with the name of Allah; he should wash the palms of his hands three times; he should rinse his mouth and nostrils with water, using one or three scoops of water; he should wash his face three times, lengthwise from the points where hair […]

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