Tag: Cheerfulness طيب النفس

Hadith on Blessings: Wealth is not sinful, but health is better

July 26, 2016

Abdullah ibn Khubayb reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There is nothing wrong with being wealthy for one who is mindful of Allah, yet good health for one who is mindful is better than wealth. And cheerfulness is among the blessings.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 2141 Grade: Sahih (authentic) […]

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Hadith on Muhammad: Send peace upon the Prophet and receive it ten fold

January 29, 2016

Abu Talha reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, came to us one day with a cheerful face. We said, “We see you smiling.” The Prophet said, “Verily, the angel came to me and he said: O Muhammad, your Lord has asked if would you not be pleased that no one sends […]

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An-Nawawi on Joking: Jokes are only permissible within limits and conditions

March 11, 2014

An-Nawawi said, “Forbidden joking is that which is excessive and persistent, for it leads to too much laughter and hardening of the heart, it distracts from the remembrance of Allah, and it often causes abuse, rancor, and lack of respect and dignity. As for those who are safe from these matters, then it permissible as […]

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Hadith on Forgiveness: O Allah, forgive Aisha for her previous and future sins

January 14, 2014

Aisha reported: On one occasion the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, came to me with a cheerful face. I said, “O Messenger of Allah, supplicate to Allah for me.” The Prophet said, “O Allah, forgive Aisha for her past and future sins in secret and in public.” She laughed so much that her […]

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Hadith on Character: You enrich people with righteousness, not wealth

January 11, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, you do not enrich the people with your wealth, but rather you enrich them with your cheerful faces and good character.” Source: Shu’ab al-Imān 7567 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Ibn Hajar عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى […]

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Hadith on Muhammad: It was as if the sunlight was shining from his face

December 2, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: I have not seen anything more beautiful than the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, as if the sun shined upon his face. I have not seen anyone quicker in his walking than the Messenger of Allah, as if the earth was made easy for him. We would exert […]

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Hadith on Charity: Whoever receives charity with a cheerful heart is blessed

August 6, 2013

Hakeem ibn Hizam reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, wealth is green and sweet, so whoever receives it with a pure soul will be blessed in it. Whoever receives it with a selfish soul will never be blessed in it, for he is like one who eats but is not satisfied. The upper hand that […]

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Hadith on Abuse: Do not disparage someone who abuses you

July 21, 2013

Jabir ibn Sulaim reported: I saw a man whose opinion was followed by everyone and no one would contradict what he said. I asked who he was and I was told he was the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him. I said to him twice, “Upon you be peace, O Messenger of […]

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Hadith on Bounties: If you are given wealth, then share it with others because Allah loves sharing

January 25, 2013

Zuhair ibn Abu Alqamah reported: A man with a bad appearance came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and he said, “Do you have any wealth?” The Prophet said, “Yes, we have many kinds of wealth.” And the Prophet said, “You must show it. Verily, Allah the Exalted loves to see beautiful […]

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Hadith on Virtues: The most beloved to Allah are the most beneficial to the people

January 22, 2013

Ibn Umar reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The most beloved people to Allah are those who are most beneficial to the people. The most beloved deed to Allah is to make a Muslim happy, or to remove one of his troubles, or to forgive his debt, or to feed his hunger. […]

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