Tag: Hanifiyyah الحنيفية

Hadith on Faith: The most beloved religion is easy monotheism

November 2, 2012

Ibn Abbas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, was asked, “Which religion is the most beloved to Allah?” The Prophet said, “Simple belief in one God.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 2108 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ahmad Shakir عَنِ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ قَالَ قِيلَ لِرَسُولِ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ أَيُّ الْأَدْيَانِ أَحَبُّ إِلَى […]

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Hadith on Abraham: The story of Zaid ibn Amr’s search for the true religion of Abraham

October 25, 2012

Ibn Umar reported: Zaid ibn Amr ibn Nufail went to Syria to ask about a true religion to follow. He met a Jewish scholar and he asked them about their religion. Zaid said, “I intend to embrace your religion, so tell me something about it.” The Jew said, “You cannot embrace our religion until you […]

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Hadith on Girls: The religion of Abraham guided Zaid ibn Amr to protect the lives of young girls

October 23, 2012

Asma bint Abu Bakr reported: I saw Zaid ibn Amr ibn Nufail standing with his back against the Ka’bah and he was saying, “O people of Quraish, none of you are upon the religion of Abraham except me.” He would protect the lives of young girls. If someone wanted to kill his daughter, he would […]

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