Tag: Honey عسل

Hadith on Tafsir: The cause of revelation for Surat at-Tahreem

March 26, 2016

Aisha reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, would spend time with his wife Zainab bint Jahsh and he would drink a concoction of honey. Hafsa and I agreed that whomever the Prophet visited first, we would say, “I notice a strong odor of mimosa gum on you.” The Prophet visited one of […]

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Hadith on Cupping: There is healing in cupping and honey

May 6, 2014

Ibn Abbas reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There is healing in three: a cupping operation, a drink of honey, and cauterization with fire, but I forbid my nation from using cauterization.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 5357 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari عَنْ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ […]

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Hadith on Believers: The believer is like a strong tree that never breaks or spoils

February 26, 2014

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah hates obscenity and immorality. By the one in whose hand is the soul of Muhammad, the Hour will not be established until the trustworthy are considered treacherous and the treacherous are considered trustworthy, and until there appears obscenity, […]

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Ash-Shafi’ee on Creation: Many different phenomena are produced by a single Creator

January 9, 2014

Ibn Kathir reported: Imam Ash-Shafi’ee was asked about the existence of the Creator. Ash-Shafi’ee said, “The leaves of a berry bush all have one taste. Worms eat it and produce silk, bees eat it and produce honey. Goats, camels, and cows eat it and deliver offspring. Deer eat it and produce musk. Yet, all of […]

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Hadith on Love: Those who love for the sake of Allah are admired in Paradise

May 2, 2013

Mu’adh ibn Jabal reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Allah Almighty said: Those who love each other for the sake of my glory will be upon pulpits of light and they will be admired by the prophets and the martyrs.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 2390 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to At-Tirmidhi […]

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Hadith on Tribulation: People are put to trial by confusing the world with the religion

March 9, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There will appear in the later days men who confuse the world with the religion, deceiving the people in soft skins of sheep, with words sweet as honey, but they will have the heart of a wolf. Allah will say: They […]

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Hadith on Anger: Faith is corrupted by anger just as vinegar spoils honey

January 22, 2013

Bahz ibn Hakeem reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, anger corrupts the matter just as vinegar spoils honey.” And the Prophet said, “Verily, anger corrupts the faith just as honey spoils over time.” Source: Al-Mu’jam Al-Kabeer 16385, Shu’b al-Iman 7805 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-A’jluni عَنْ بَهْزِ بْنِ حَكِيمٍ عَنْ أَبِيهِ […]

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Hadith on Honey: The Prophet used honey as medicine to cure an upset stomach

August 21, 2012

Abu Sa’eed Al-Khudri reported: A man came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and told him that his brother’s stomach was upset. The Prophet said, “Give him honey.” So he gave it to him, but then later he came and said, “I have given him honey but it has only made his […]

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Hadith on Intoxicants: Every intoxicant is forbidden no matter how it is made

August 20, 2012

Abu Musa reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, sent myself and Mu’adh ibn Jabal to Yemen. I said, “O Messenger of Allah, there is a wine in our land prepared from barley known as beer and another wine prepared from honey known as mead.” The Prophet said, “Every intoxicant is unlawful.” Source: […]

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Hadith on Resurrection: The Prophet will recognize his followers on Judgment Day due to their traces of ablution

August 20, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, my fountain is wider than the distance between Ayla and Eden. Its water is whiter than ice and sweeter than honey and milk. Its cups are more numerous than the stars. Verily, I will prevent some people from it just […]

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