Tag: Hunting الصيد

Ibn Abbas on Khawarij: The winning argument against the Kharijite rebels

February 4, 2016

Al-Bayhaqi reported: Ibn Abbas, may Allah be pleased with him, confronted the Khawarij, saying, “As for your statement that Ali has delegated ruling to men in the affair of Allah, I recite to you a judgment delegated to men in the matter of the price of a rabbit and other hunted animals. Allah said: O […]

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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 Dogs: Permission to own domesticated dogs and to kill harmful wild dogs

August 14, 2013

Ibn Al-Mughaffal reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, ordered the killing of dogs and then he said, “What is the matter with them? What is the matter with dogs?” Then he granted concession for the use of dogs for hunting and herding. The Prophet said, “If a dog licks your […]

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Hadith on Forbearance: The people will say Muhammad is killing his companions

May 12, 2013

Jabir ibn Abdullah reported: A man came to the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, at Al-Ji’rānah from Ḥunayn and there was some silver in the pocket of Bilal. The Messenger of Allah took a handful from it and distributed it among the people. The man said to him, “O Muhammad, be just!” The […]

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Hadith on Animals: Allah and His Messenger have cursed whoever mutilates an animal

November 28, 2012

Sa’eed ibn Jubair reported: I was in the presence of Ibn Umar when we passed by a group who had tied down a chicken and they were using it as a target. When they saw Ibn Umar, they fled and left it behind. Ibn Umar said, “Whoever has done this, then the Prophet, peace and […]

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Hadith on Rebels: They will leave Islam just as an arrow pierces through its target

November 25, 2012

Yusair ibn Amr reported: I said to Sahl ibn Hunaif, “Have you heard anything about the rebels (khawarij) from the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him?” Sahl said, “I heard the Prophet saying while pointing with his hand towards Iraq: There will appear in it some people who will recite the Quran but it […]

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Hadith on Monotheism: Zaid ibn Amr would reject sacrifices made in the name of other gods

October 25, 2012

Abdullah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, met Zaid ibn Amr ibn Nufail at a place near Baldah during the time before the Messenger of Allah received revelation. The Messenger of Allah presented a dish of meat to Zaid but he refused to eat it and he said to the […]

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Ibn Abdi Salaam on Animals: The rights of creatures and animals over mankind

October 2, 2012

‘Izz ud-Deen ibn Abdi Salaam, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “The rights of creatures and animals over humanity are the following: that he provides for them as they require, even if they have aged or sickened such that no benefit comes from them; that he not burden them beyond what they can bear; that he […]

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Hadith on Hijrah: No emigration after the liberation of Mecca, but only jihad and good intentions

September 21, 2012

Ibn Abbas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said on the day Mecca was liberated, “There is no longer emigration, but rather only struggling in the cause of Allah and good intentions, so when you are called to duty, then go forth. Verily, Allah has made this city a sanctuary […]

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