Tag: Envy حسد

Hadith on Grudges: Let go of hatred, malice, enmity, and envy against each other

June 24, 2016

Ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Forgive each other and drop the grudges between yourselves.” Source: Musnad al-Bazzār 1163 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to As-Suyuti Al-Ṣan’ānī said, “Grudges are malice, enmity, and hatred. Indeed, they are among the great sins, so let them fall away from your hearts […]

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David on Virtues: Allah loves those who perform these ten righteous deeds

April 13, 2016

Fadalah ibn Ubaid reported: David, peace be upon him, asked his Lord the Exalted about the most beloved deeds to him. Allah said, “They are ten deeds. If you do them, O David, you will not mention any of my creation but with good, you will not backbite any of my creation, and you will […]

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Hadith on Wealth: The riches of the world cause hatred and hostility between people

April 12, 2016

Umar ibn Al-Khattab reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The world is not opened for anyone but that Allah the Exalted will cast enmity and hatred between them, and I feel pity on them for it.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 94 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ahmad Shakir عن عمر […]

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Ibn Abbas on Malice: Allah may not forgive those who harbor malice against others

April 9, 2016

Al-Bayhaqi reported: Ibn Abbas, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “If these three sins are not found within a person, then Allah the Exalted will forgive after that whatever he wills: one who died without associating partners with Allah, one who never turned to black magic, and one who never harbored malice towards his […]

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Hadith on Turmoil: Muslims will be afflicted by worldliness, hatred, and injustice

January 14, 2016

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “My nation will be afflicted by the diseases of the former nations.” They said, “O Messenger of Allah, what are the diseases of the former nations?” The Prophet said, “Excessive amusement, ingratitude, disunity, competition for worldly gain, hatred, and greed until […]

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Fudayl on Faith: The believer is happy for others and has good will towards others

October 21, 2015

Abu Nu’aim reported: Fudayl ibn Iyad, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “Admiration is part of faith and envy is part of hypocrisy. The believer admires others and does not envy others, and the hypocrite envies others and does not admire others. The believer overlooks the faults of others, admonishes others, and gives good advice. The hypocrite disgraces […]

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Hadith on Envy: People will be good as long as they do not envy one another

May 16, 2015

Damura ibn Tha’laba reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The people will remain upon goodness as long as they do not envy each other.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr 8079 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Haythami Al-Ghazali said, “As for beneficial deeds, it is to be a judge over envy. For everything […]

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Hadith on Tribulation: How will you be when the world is given to you?

April 10, 2015

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If the treasures of Persia and Rome were opened for you, what kind of people will you be?” Abdur Rahman ibn Awf said, “We will be as Allah has ordered us.” The Prophet said, “Perhaps you will be something else. […]

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Ahnaf on Envy: No rest and relaxation for the envious and hateful

March 8, 2015

Al-Bayhaqi reported: Ahnaf ibn Qais, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Five are as I say: There is no rest for the envious, there is no chivalry for the liar, there is no loyalty for kings, there is no escape for the miser, and there is no respect for bad character.” Source: Shu’b al-Imān 6123 عن […]

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Wahb on Hereafter: The example of worldly life and the Hereafter is one who cannot please two wives

February 17, 2015

Ibn Mubarak reported: Wahb ibn Munabbih, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “The parable of this world and the Hereafter is that of a man with two wives. If he pleases one of them, he will incur disapproval from the other.” Source: Az-Zuhd war Raqa’iq 582 عن ابن مبارك عَنْ وَهْبِ بْنِ مُنَبِّهٍ رحمه […]

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