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Ibn Farafisa on Forgiveness: Whoever forgives his oppressor has conquered Satan

October 25, 2016

Ibn Al-Mubarak reported: Al-Hajjaj ibn Farafisa, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “We have learned from some of the books: Whoever acts without consulting others, then that is falsehood by which he suffers. Whoever does not take revenge upon his oppressor by his hand, nor by his tongue, nor by malice, then that is […]

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Hadith on Succession: The Prophet passed away without appointing a successor or giving final instructions

October 16, 2012

Arqam ibn Shurahbeel reported: I traveled with Ibn Abbas from Medina to Syria and I asked him, “Did the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, leave any instructions?” Ibn Abbas said, “The Messenger of Allah did not finish the prayer before becoming very ill and he went out while being supported by two men […]

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Hadith on Consultation: The one who is consulted is in a position of trust

October 15, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The one is who is consulted is in a position of trust.” Source: Sunan At-Tirmidhi 2822 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to At-Tirmidhi عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ الْمُسْتَشَارُ مُؤْتَمَنٌ 2822 سنن الترمذي كِتَاب الْأَدَبِ بَاب إِنَّ الْمُسْتَشَارَ […]

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Hadith on Freedom: The Prophet elevates slaves into servants, and he encourages emancipating slaves and prisoners of war

October 15, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said to Abu Al-Haytham, “Do you have a servant?” He said no. The Prophet said, “If we are given prisoners of war, then come to us.” Later, the Prophet had with him two prisoners and Abu Al-Haytham came and he said, “Choose between them.” […]

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Hasan Al-Basri on Consultation: People are never consulted except that the best option is made available

October 11, 2012

Al-Hasan Al-Basri, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “By Allah, people are never consulted except that the best option is made available to them,” and then he recited the verse, “Those who conduct their affairs with consultation between themselves.” (42:39) Source: Al-Adab Al-Mufrad 258 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Bukhari عَنِ الْحَسَنِ قَالَ‏ وَاللَّهِ […]

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Umar on Pardon: He was merciful and forgiving with the man who ignorantly insulted him

July 26, 2012

Ibn Abbas reported: Uyaina ibn Hisn came to Medina and stayed with his nephew Hurr ibn Qais who was favored by Umar. People of knowledge, whether they were old or young, had the privilege of joining Umar’s council and he would consult them. Uyaina said to Hurr, “My nephew, the leader of the believers is […]

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Hadith on Righteousness: Consult your heart about righteousness and sin

June 25, 2012

Wabisa ibn Ma’bad reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said to me, “Have you come to ask about righteousness and sin?” I said yes. The Prophet clenched his fist and struck his chest, saying, “Consult your soul, consult your heart, O Wabisa. Righteousness is what reassures your soul and your heart, and […]

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Hadith on Consultation: No one consulted his companions more than the Prophet

December 13, 2011 0 Comments

Abu Huraira reported: I never saw anyone consult his companions more often than the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him. Source: Musnad Aḥmad 18449 Source: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Bayhaqi عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ مَا رَأَيْتُ أَحَدًا قَطُّ كَانَ أَكْثَرَ مَشُورَةً لِأَصْحَابِهِ مِنْ رَسُولِ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ 18449 مسند أحمد أَوَّلُ […]

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