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Hadith on Prayers: Whoever keeps up the five prayers will never enter Hellfire

February 19, 2017

Hanzala Al-Asaydi reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever guards the five prayers, their ablution and their timing and their bowing and their prostration and knowing they are the right of Allah over him, then Allah will forbid him from entering Hellfire.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 17882 Grade: Sahih (authentic) […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Their sins fall away every time they bow and prostrate

September 10, 2016

Ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, when a servant stands to pray, his sins are placed on top of his head and shoulders. Every time he bows or prostrates, they fall away from him.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Ibn Ḥibbān 1769 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عن […]

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Hatim on Prayer: How do you pray so well?

July 5, 2014

Rabah ibn Al-Harawi reported: Isam ibn Yusuf passed by Hatim Al-Asam while he was speaking in his gathering. Isam said, “O Hatim, do you pray well?” Hatim said, “Yes.” Isam said, “How do you pray?” Hatim said, “I establish the command, I walk with fear, I begin prayer with intention, I exalt Allah with grandeur, […]

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Hadith on Qiyam Al-Layl: Night prayer is performed two raka’at after two raka’at

June 29, 2014

Ibn Umar reported: A man asked the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, about the night prayer. The Prophet said, “The night prayer is performed two by two. If you worry that dawn is approaching, then pray a single bowing as that will be your witr prayer.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 946, Sahih […]

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Hadith on Bloodshed: Allah will protect the Muslim nation from disasters but not bloodshed

April 20, 2014

Sa’d reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, came down one day from the highland and he passed by the mosque of the tribe of Mu’awiya. The Prophet entered and he performed two bowings. We prayed along with him and he performed a long supplication. Then the Prophet came to us […]

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Sa’eed on Sunnah: Allah will punish a man if he prays differently than the Sunnah

March 18, 2014

Sa’eed ibn Al-Musayyib reported: He saw a man praying after the rising of the sun at dawn with more than two bowings and he was excessive in his bowing and prostration, so he prohibited him. The man said, “O Abu Muhammad, will Allah punish us for praying?” Sa’eed said, “No, but he will punish you […]

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Hasan on Repentance: Satan wants you to be tired of repentance, so continue to seek forgiveness

December 30, 2013

Ja’far ibn Burqan reported: I said to a man from Basra, “How can one of us continue to kneel before his Lord seeking his forgiveness for a sin, then he returns to it, then again he seeks forgiveness, then again he returns to it?” It was mentioned to Al-Hasan Al-Basri and he said, “Satan wishes […]

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Hadith on Prayer: The Prophet would sometimes forget as all people forget

December 28, 2013

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, prayed with us five bowings (raka’at). We said, “O Messenger of Allah, you added something to the prayer.” The Prophet said, “What is that?” They said, “You have prayed fived bowings.” The Prophet said, “Verily, I am only a human being […]

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Hadith on Prayer: The Prophet’s supplications during his night prayers

December 24, 2013

Ali ibn Abu Talib reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, would stand for night prayer and say, “I turn my face to the Originator of the heavens and the earth, and I am not among the idolaters. Verily, my prayer, my sacrifice, my living, and my dying are for Allah, […]

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Hadith on Greetings: Recommendation to shake hands when meeting but not to bow or kiss

November 30, 2013

Anas ibn Malik reported: A man said, “O Messenger of Allah, when a man among us meets his brother or friend should he bow for him?” The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “No.” The man said, “Should he embrace him and kiss him?” The Prophet said, “No.” The man said, “Should he […]

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