Tag: Expiation كفارة

Hadith on Character: Spread peace, offer food, and be modest before Allah

May 11, 2017

Mu’adh ibn Jabal reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, sent him to a people and he said, “O Messenger of Allah, instruct me.” The Prophet said, “Spread peace, offer food, and be modest before Allah as a man of dignity is modest with his family. If you do a bad deed, then […]

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Hadith on Expiation: Any discomfort in the world purifies the believers

November 2, 2016

Abu Sa’eed reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The believer is not afflicted by fatigue, nor exhaustion, nor illness, nor sadness, nor even anxiety that distresses him, but that his sins are expiated by it.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 5318, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2573 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari […]

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Hadith on Tawaf: Every step around the Ka’bah is reward and forgiveness

September 15, 2016

Abdullah ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever circles the Ka’bah seven times (ṭawāf) and prays two bowings (raka’āt) will have a reward as if he has freed a slave. A man does not raise his foot and bring it back down except that ten good deeds […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Their sins fall away every time they bow and prostrate

September 10, 2016

Ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, when a servant stands to pray, his sins are placed on top of his head and shoulders. Every time he bows or prostrates, they fall away from him.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Ibn Ḥibbān 1769 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عن […]

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Hadith on Trials: Sickness is an expiation for sins, yet Allah repels even more

July 12, 2016

Al-Bara reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The veins and eyes do not tremble with illness except due to sins, yet Allah repels even more.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Ṣaghīr 1009 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنِ الْبَرَاءِ بْنِ عَازِبٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَآلِهِ وَسَلَّمَ مَا […]

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Hadith on Ayyub: The Prophet Job would disliked men to argue in the name of Allah

February 4, 2016

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Job the Prophet of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, remained in his trial for eighteen years while he was rejected by relatives and strangers alike, except for two men among the closest of his brothers. They would visit […]

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Hadith on Prayer: The sins of those who pray are expiated like falling leaves

January 27, 2016

Abu Dharr reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, came out during the winter while the leaves were falling from the trees. He took hold of two branches and shook them until the leaves fell. The Prophet said, “O Abu Dharr!” I said, “Here I am, O Messenger of Allah.” The Prophet said, […]

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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 Greetings: Shaking hands will shed the sins of the Muslims

August 28, 2014

Hudhaifa ibn Al-Yaman reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, when the believer meets another believer and greets him with peace and shakes his hand, the sins of them both will shed like the shedding of the leaves of a tree.” Source: al-Muʻjam al-Awsaṭ 253 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ […]

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Hadith on Omens: Whoever changes his mind due to an omen has committed an act of idolatry

June 3, 2014

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever turns back from something due to seeing an omen, then he has committed idolatry.” They said, “O Messenger of Allah, what is the expiation for that?” The Prophet said, “That he says: O Allah, there is no good but […]

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