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Hadith on Optimism: The Prophet was optimistic and had good expectations

June 16, 2016

Ibn Abbas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, was optimistic and he did not see evil omens, and he liked good names. Source: Musnad Aḥmad 2762 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ahmad Shakir عَنِ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ قَالَ كَانَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ يَتَفَاءَلُ وَلَا يَتَطَيَّرُ وَيُعْجِبُهُ الِاسْمُ الْحَسَنُ […]

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Hadith on Optimism: The Prophet is amazed by kind words of optimism

June 4, 2016

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There are no omens, but the best of it is optimism.” They said, “O Messenger of Allah, what is optimism?” The Prophet said, “A righteous word one of you hears.” In another narration, the Prophet said, “I am amazed by optimism, the good […]

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Hadith on Supplication: Call upon Allah with certainty and without distraction

March 17, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Call upon Allah with certainty that he will answer you. Know that Allah will not answer the supplication of a heart that is negligent and distracted.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 3479 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Albani An-Nawawi said, “It is to have good […]

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Hadith on Worship: Thinking good thoughts about Allah is excellent worship

March 28, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, thinking well about Allah is a part of the excellent worship of Allah.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 3970 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to As-Suyuti عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم إِنَّ حُسْنَ الظَّنِّ بِاللَّهِ مِنْ حُسْنِ […]

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Hadith on Suspicion: Assumption and speculation are the biggest lies

October 4, 2011

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Beware of suspicion, for suspicion is the most false of speech. Do not seek out faults, do not spy on each other, do not contend with each other, do not envy each other, do not hate each other, and do not […]

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Hadith on Certainty: Be determined and certain in your supplications

March 19, 2011

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When one of you supplicates, let him be determined in the supplication and he should not say: O Allah, give me if you will. There is none to coerce Allah.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 5979, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2678 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed […]

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Hadith on Remembrance: If he thinks good of Allah, then he will have good

January 7, 2011 0 Comments

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace be and blessings on him, said, “Allah the Exalted says: I am as my servant expects me and I am with him as he remembers me. If he remembers me in himself, then I will remember him in myself. If he mentions me in a gathering, then […]

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