Tag: Minor Sins صغير الإثم

Ibn Abbas on Sin: No sins are major if they are followed by repentance

February 26, 2014

Sa’eed ibn Jubair reported: A man said to Ibn Abbas, “How many major sins are there? Are there seven?” Ibn Abbas, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “They are closer to seven hundred than only seven, but no sin is an enormity if forgiveness is sought and no sin is minor if it is stubbornly repeated.” Source Tafsīr […]

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Hadith on Remembrance: Whoever declares the glory of Allah will have his sins erased

January 9, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever declares there is no god but Allah, one without partner, unto him is the sovereignty and praise and he is powerful over everything one hundred times a day, then he will have the reward of emancipating ten slaves, a hundred […]

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Hadith on Sins: Beware of minor sins piling up and causing destruction

December 20, 2013

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Beware of minor sins. Verily, they gather upon a man until he is destroyed.” Source: Musnad Ahmad 3808 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ahmad Shakir عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ بْنِ مَسْعُودٍ أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ إِيَّاكُمْ وَمُحَقَّرَاتِ […]

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Hadith on Sins: Beware of minor sins that pile up like logs in a fire

December 20, 2013

Sahl ibn Sa’d reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Beware of minor sins like a people who descend into the bottom of a valley, so one comes with a stick and another with a stick until they have fire to cook their bread. Verily, when a person is held […]

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Hadith on Friday: The virtue of performing Friday prayers in an excellent manner

August 23, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever performs ablution in an excellent manner and comes to Friday prayer and listens while remaining quiet, then he will have his sins forgiven until the next Friday and an additional three days, but whoever plays with pebbles has behaved frivolously.” […]

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Hadith on Ameen: Say Ameen along with the Imam and the angels for forgiveness

July 24, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When the Imam says Ameen then you should all say Ameen, for the angels say Ameen at that time and whoever’s statement coincides with the angels will have his previous sins forgiven.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 6039 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari عَنْ أَبِي […]

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Hadith on Supplication: The Prophet’s supplication for meals and clothing

July 19, 2013

Mu’adh ibn Anas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever eats a meal and then says: All praise is due to Allah who has fed me this food and provided for me without any power or strength from myself, then he will be forgiven his past and future sins. […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Excellent ablution and prayer will erase all previous minor sins

May 19, 2013

Uthman reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “No Muslim attends a prescribed prayer and performs its ablution, reverence, and bowing in the best manner, except that it will be an expiation for his previous sins as long as he did not commit a major sin, and this applies […]

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Hadith on Laughter: Do not laugh too much because it hardens the heart

October 15, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Do not laugh too much. Verily, too much laughter will deaden the heart.” In another narration, the Prophet said, “You should laugh less. Verily, too much laughter will deaden the heart.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 4193 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani Sufyan Ath-Thawri, may Allah […]

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Hadith on Graves: Two people were punished in the graves for their stubborn minor sins

October 10, 2012

Ibn Abbas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, passed by two graves and he said, “Both of them are being punished but not because of a major sin. This one would not keep himself from being soiled with his urine, and the other would spread gossip.” The Prophet then asked […]

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