Tag: Heedless غفلة

Hadith on Mosques: A time will come when Muslims only discuss the world

July 17, 2016

Khaythama reported: Abdullah ibn Amr, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “There will come a time upon people when they gather and pray in the mosques, yet there will be no believers among them.” Source: Kitāb al-Īmān 97 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani Hasan Al-Basri, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “There […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Those who pray with the Quran are recorded among the righteous

June 14, 2016

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever stands to pray with ten verses will never be recorded among the negligent. Whoever stands with a hundred verses will recorded among those obedient to Allah. Whoever stands with a thousand verses will be recorded among those with tremendous […]

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Abu Darda on Hearts: The heart is polished and purified by remembering Allah

May 22, 2016

Rabia reported: Abu Darda, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Verily, everything has a polish and the polish of the heart is the remembrance of Allah the Exalted.” Source: Shu’ab al-Imān 503 Ibn Al-Qayyim said, “The heart is tarnished by two matters: negligence and sin. And it is polished by two matters: seeking forgiveness […]

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Sufyan on Dua: What a servant dislikes is good if it causes him to supplicate

March 24, 2016

Ibn Abi Dunya reported: Sufyan ibn Uyaina, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “What a servant dislikes is better for him than what he likes. What he dislikes spurs him to supplicate, and what he likes distracts him from it.” Source: al-Faraj baʻda al-Shiddah 21 عن ابن أبي الدنيا قَالَ ابْنُ عُيَيْنَةَ رحمه الله […]

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Ibn Mas’ud on Fatwa: Whoever issues religious judgments about all issues is senseless

March 21, 2016

Ibn Al-Qayyim reported: Ibn Mas’ud, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Whoever issues a judgment (fatwa) to people about everything that he is asked, then he is foolish.” Ibn Sireen, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “For a man to die ignorant is better for him than to speak about what he does […]

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Umair on Faith: Our faith increases when we remember our Lord and fear Him

March 10, 2015

Abu Ja’far reported: Umair ibn Habib, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Faith increases and decreases.” It was said, “How does it increase and decrease?” Umair said, “If we remember our Lord and fear him, then it will increase. If we are heedless and we forget and we waste our time, then it will […]

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Hadith on Rulers: Beware of seeking leadership and distancing yourself from Allah

January 22, 2015

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever lives the life of a Bedouin will become coarse. Whoever preoccupies himself with sport will become neglectful. Whoever goes to the gates of the ruler will endure tribulation. A servant does not move closer to the ruler except that he […]

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Hadith on Fasting: Some people are not rewarded for their insincere worship

July 15, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “A person might fast and he gets nothing from his fast but hunger. A person might pray at night but he gets nothing from his prayer but sleeplessness.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 1690 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ […]

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Hadith on Fear: If my servant feared Me in the world, I will make him safe in the Hereafter

May 30, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, narrated from his Lord the Exalted that He said, “By my might, I will assemble my servant either in fear or security. If he feared me in the world, I will make him safe on the Day of Resurrection. If he felt secure from […]

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Hadith on Sha’ban: It is a month people neglect between Rajab and Ramadan

May 1, 2014

Usamah ibn Zaid reported: I said, “O Messenger of Allah, I do not see you fasting any month as much as you fast during Sha’ban.” The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “It is a month people neglect between the months of Rajab and Ramadan. It is a month in which the deeds […]

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