Tag: Freedom حرية

Ali on Justice: Wrong no one as you would not love to be oppressed

April 9, 2017

Al-Muttaqi Al-Hindi reported: Ali ibn Abi Talib, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Make yourself a scale between you and others, and love for those besides you what you love for yourself and hate for them what you hate for yourself. Do not wrong others, as you would love not to be wronged. Be […]

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Hadith on Charity: To give in charity is like emancipating slaves

December 5, 2016

Al-Bara’ ibn Azib reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever donates a gift of milk or a piece of silver or who guides others through a strait will have the reward as if he has freed a slave.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 1957 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to At-Tirmidhi عن […]

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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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Umar at Jerusalem: The covenant of protection between Umar and the Christians

October 17, 2015

At-Tabari reported: Umar ibn Al-Khattab made peace with the people of Jerusalem at Al-Jabiya and therein he wrote a single covenant for every village besides Jerusalem: In the name of Allah, the Gracious, the Merciful. This is what is granted of security by the servant of Allah, Umar, the commander of the faithful, to the […]

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As-Sarakhsi on Human Rights: Allah people have sanctity, freedom, and property rights at birth

September 29, 2015

As-Sarakhsi Al-Hanafi said, “As Allah the Exalted created humanity to carry His trusts, He dignified them with reason and sacred inviolability in order to be responsible for the duties and rights of Allah placed over them. Then He granted them sanctity, freedom, and property rights for them to continue carrying out their trusts. Hence, this […]

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Hadith on Persecution: The Prophet fought for freedom, not kingship

July 5, 2015

Sa’eed ibn Jubair reported: We were met by Abdullah ibn Umar and we hoped that he would narrate to us a good saying. A man approached him and he said, “O Abu Abdur Rahman, tell us about fighting during times of persecution (fitnah), as Allah said: And fight until there is no more persecution.” (2:193) […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Glorify and praise Allah thirty-three times after every prayer

January 9, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The poor emigrants came to the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, and they said, “The wealthy have taken the highest degrees and blessed ranks.” The Prophet said, “How is that?” They said, “They pray as we pray, they fast as we fast, they give in charity and we […]

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Hadith on Remembrance: Whoever declares the glory of Allah will have his sins erased

January 9, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever declares there is no god but Allah, one without partner, unto him is the sovereignty and praise and he is powerful over everything one hundred times a day, then he will have the reward of emancipating ten slaves, a hundred […]

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Hadith on Education: Double reward for those who educate their servant girls and marry them

January 8, 2014

Abu Musa Al-Ashari reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If a man teaches his servant girl good manners, educates her in the best manner, then emancipates her and marries her, he will have a double reward. If he believes in Jesus and then believes in me, he will have […]

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Hadith on Prostration: Those who prostrate will raise their status and expiate their sins

December 1, 2013

Ma’dan reported: I said to Thawban, the freed slave of the Prophet, “Narrate to us a tradition by which Allah will benefit us.” Thawban said: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “No servant prostrates for Allah except that Allah will raise his rank by a degree and expiate […]

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