Tag: Exaltation التكبير

Hadith on Praise: Exalt, glorify, and praise Allah before asking in prayer

March 5, 2017

Anas ibn Malik reported: Umm Salamah came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and she said, “Teach me some words to say in my prayer.” The Prophet said, “Exalt Allah ten times, glorify Allah ten times, praise Allah ten times, then ask for whatever you wish. Allah will say: Yes, yes.” Source: […]

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Hadith on Teaching: The Prophet was the kindest and most patient teacher to his companions

April 19, 2016

Mu’awiya ibn Al-Hakam reported: I was praying with the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, while a man among the people sneezed, so I said, “May Allah have mercy on you!” The people began to glare at me in disapproval, so I said, “Woe to me! Why are you staring at me?” […]

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Hadith on Humanity: All people are descendants of Adam

January 11, 2016

Ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, delivered a sermon to the people on the day Mecca was liberated. The Prophet said, “O people, Allah has removed the slogans of ignorance from you and the exaltation of its forefathers. The people are only two kinds: either a righteous, Godfearing believer dignified […]

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Hadith on Supplication: If he cannot memorize the Quran, then he can recite supplications

December 21, 2015

Abdullah ibn Awfa reported: A man came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and he said, “I cannot memorize anything from the Quran, so teach me what will suffice me.” The Prophet said, “Say: Glory be to Allah, all praise is due to Allah, there is no God but Allah, Allah is […]

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Hadith on Masajid: The mosques of Allah are the gardens of Paradise

October 4, 2015

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When you pass by the meadows of Paradise, then graze as you like.” I said, “O Messenger of Allah, what are the meadows of Paradise?” The Prophet said, “The mosques.” I said, “O Messenger of Allah, what is its grazing?” The […]

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Hadith on Supplication: The praise and glory of Allah remove sins like falling leaves

June 7, 2015

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, passed by a tree with dry leaves, so he struck it with his staff making the leaves fall. The Prophet said, “Verily, the praise of Allah (taḥmīd), the glorification of Allah (tasbīḥ), the declaration there is no God but Allah (tahlīl), […]

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Hadith on Prayer: O Allah, guide me to the most righteous deeds and character

April 1, 2015

Jabir ibn Abdullah reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, would begin his prayer by exalting Allah and then he would say, “Verily, my prayer, my rites, my life, and my death are for Allah the Lord of the worlds. He has no partner and with this I have been commanded and I am among the […]

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Hadith on Takbir: Exalt Allah before the Eid prayer until the Imam arrives

July 26, 2014

Nafi’ reported: Abdullah ibn Umar, may Allah be pleased with him, would depart to the Eid prayer from the mosque and he would raise his voice declaring the greatness of Allah (takbīr) until he arrived at the place of prayer. He would continue to exalt Allah until the Imam arrived. Source: Sunan al-Kubrā 5652 Grade: Sahih […]

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Hadith on Eid: Recitation of seven and five takbir in the Eid prayers

July 26, 2014

Amir ibn Awf reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, would declare the greatness of Allah (takbīr) during the Eid prayer seven times before the recitation in the first bowing and five times before the recitation in the second bowing. At-Tirmidhi said, “This tradition is acted upon by some of the people of knowledge among the companions of […]

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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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