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Hadith on Images: The Prophet prayed toward a fabric with pictures but later removed it

May 18, 2013

Aisha reported: We had a curtain with images upon it that was placed in a niche and the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, would pray toward it. Then he said, “Take it away from me.” Aisha said, “So I removed it and made it into two pillows.” Source: Sahih Muslim 2107 Grade: Sahih […]

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Hadith on Images: The Prophet removes pictures and Aisha makes them into pillows

May 18, 2013

Aisha reported: She had a curtain with pictures upon it and the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, entered and pulled it down. Aisha said, “So I tore it and made it into two pillows. The Messenger of Allah would recline upon them.” Source: Sahih Muslim 2107 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to […]

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Hadith on Images: Permission to have pictures as patterns on fabric

May 18, 2013

Abdullah ibn Utbah reported: He visited Abu Talha Al-Ansari when he was ill and he found Sahl ibn Hunaif with him. He said, “Abu Talha called for someone to remove a sheet that was under him.” Sahl said, “Why did you remove it?” He said, “There are images upon it and you know what the […]

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Hadith on Pictures: Remove them for it reminds me of the worldly life

May 18, 2013

Aisha reported: We had a curtain that had pictures of birds upon it. Whenever a visitor came in, he would find them in front of him. The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Change them, for verily, every time I enter it brings to my mind the worldly life.” Aisha said, […]

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Hadith on Toys: Have you not heard Solomon had a horse with two wings?

May 18, 2013

Aisha reported: When the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, arrived home after the expedition to Tabuk (or Khaybar), the wind raised the end of a curtain which was hanging in front of her room and it revealed her dolls. The Prophet asked, “O Aisha, what is this?” She said, “My dolls.” […]

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Hadith on Children: Permission for children to play with dolls and toys

May 18, 2013

Aisha reported: I used to play with dolls in the presence of the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and my girlfriends would play with me. When the Messenger of Allah would enter, they would hide themselves but he would call them to join me and play with me. Source: Sahih Bukhari 5779 Grade: […]

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Hadith on Angels: The angels do not enter a home with a dog or a graven image

May 13, 2013

Abu Talha reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “The angels do not enter a house in which there is a dog or a picture of a likeness.” Abu Talha said, “He meant by likeness an image of living souls.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 3053, 3780 Grade: Sahih (authentic) […]

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Hadith on Pictures: If you must make images, then make whatever does not have a soul

May 13, 2013

Sa’eed ibn Abu Al-Hasan reported: A man came to Ibn Abbas and he said, “Indeed, I am a man who makes pictures so give me a judgment regarding them.” Ibn Abbas said, “Come closer.” The man drew closer and he said again, “Come closer.” The man came close enough to touch his head and Ibn […]

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Hadith on Idolatry: The punishment of those who create idolatrous images and pictures

January 6, 2013

Aisha reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, the companions of these images will be punished on the Day of Resurrection. It will be said to them: Bring to life what you have created!” Source: Sahih Bukhari 7118 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari عَنْ عَائِشَةَ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهَا […]

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Hadith on Creation: Who is more unjust than he who believes he creates like Allah?

January 6, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: I heard the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “Allah the Exalted said: Who is more unjust then he who considers his creation as My creation? Let him create an ant, or a grain of wheat or barely.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 7120 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari أَبَا هُرَيْرَةَ […]

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