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Hadith on Lies: The believer may commit many sins but can never lie

December 18, 2016

Safwan ibn Sulaim reported: It was said to the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, “Can the believer be a coward?” The Prophet said yes. It was said, “Can the believer be a miser?” The Prophet said yes. It was said, “Can the believer be a liar?” The Prophet said no. Source: […]

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Hadith on Anxiety: A supplication to relieve worry and debt

August 15, 2016

Abu Sa’eed Al-Khudri reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, entered the mosque one day while a man from the Ansar was there who was called Abu Umamah. The Prophet said, “O Abu Umamah, what is the matter that I see you sitting in the mosque while it is not time […]

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Hadith on Religion: No one is superior to another except by righteous deeds

January 4, 2016

Uqbah ibn Amir reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “No one is better than anyone else except by religion or good deeds. It is sufficient evil for a man to be profane, vulgar, greedy, or cowardly.” Source: Shu’b al-Iman 4767 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ عُقْبَةَ بْنِ […]

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Hadith on Death: Seek refuge in Allah from seven types of harm

May 7, 2014

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Seek refuge from seven kinds of death: from an accidental death, from a snake bite, from a predator, from a fire, from drowning, from something falling above or below, and from battle at the time of fleeing.” Source: Musnad Ahmad […]

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Hadith on Humanity: No one is better than anyone else except by faith and good works

February 6, 2013

Uqbah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “No one is better than anyone else except by religion or righteous deeds. A man is held accountable for his being obscene, abusive, miserly, and cowardly.” Source: Shu’ab al-Imān 4769 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to As-Suyuti عَنْ عُقْبَةَ بْنِ عَامِرٍ أَنّ رَسُولَ […]

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Hadith on Souls: The human soul is prone to ingratitude and reluctance to perform good deeds

October 13, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Allah the Exalted said to the soul: Go forth! It replied: I will not go except reluctantly.” Source: Al-Adab Al-Mufrad 219 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Bukhari عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ عَنِ النَّبِيِّ صلى الله عليه وسلم قَالَ‏ قَالَ اللَّهُ تَعَالَى لِلنَّفَسِ‏ اخْرُجِي قَالَتْ‏ […]

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Abu Bakr on Just War: Abu Bakr gives his military orders in the war against the rebels

October 5, 2012

Yahya ibn Sa’d reported: Abu Bakr, the truthful, was sending armies to Syria. He went for a walk with Yazid ibn Abu Sufyan, who was the commander of one of the battalions. Yazid said to Abu Bakr, “Will you ride or shall I get down?” He said, “I will not ride and you will not […]

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Hadith on Repentance: Whoever says this supplication will be forgiven even if he forsakes his military duty

September 17, 2012

Bilal ibn Yasar, the freed slave of the Prophet, reported:  I heard the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “Whoever says this supplication: I seek forgiveness from Allah the Almighty, besides whom there is no God, the Living, the Sustainer, and I repent to him; then Allah will forgive him even if he […]

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Hadith on Courage: Cowardice at a time when courage is needed is a branch of hypocrisy

August 4, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever dies without performing military service or considering it for himself will have died upon a branch of hypocrisy.” Abdullah ibn Mubarak said, “We view this as regarding the covenant made during the time of the Messenger of Allah.” Source: Sahih […]

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Hadith on Reliance: Seek refuge in Allah from disability, bad character, unbeneficial knowledge and an impure heart

October 22, 2011

Zaid ibn Arqam reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, would supplicate, “O Allah, I seek refuge in you from disability, laziness, cowardice, miserliness, weakness, and the punishment of the grave. O Allah, grant my soul a sense of righteousness and purify it, for you are the best purifier. You are the […]

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