Tag: Obscurity الخفي

Sufyan At-Thawri’s letter of religious and political advice to Abbad ibn Abbad Al-Khawwas

February 18, 2013

Sufyan At-Thawri wrote to Abbad ibn Abbad with the following advice, “To proceed: You are living in a time from which the companions of the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, would seek refuge and they knew what we did not and they had precedence which we do not have. How is it for […]

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Hadith on Hereafter: Paradise is Allah’s mercy and Hellfire is Allah’s punishment

November 24, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The Hellfire and Paradise disputed each other. Hellfire said: The arrogant and the tyrants will dwell in me. Paradise said: What is the matter with me that only the meek and humble of the people will enter me? Allah said to […]

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Hadith on Poor: The truly poor person is someone who needs but does not beg people

September 2, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The poor person is not the one who goes around to the people and is dismissed with one or two morsels or dates.” They said, “O Messenger of Allah, then who is the poor person?” The Prophet said, “The one who […]

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Hadith on Worship: Allah loves a poor, obscure person who devotes himself to worship

August 14, 2012

Abu Umamah reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, the most admired ally of mine is a believer of simple means and given to prayer, who has been excellent in the worship of his Lord and has obeyed him in secret, who was obscure among the people and not famous, whose […]

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Hadith on Envy: The man who went to Paradise because he purified his heart from malice and envy

November 23, 2011

Anas ibn Malik reported: We were sitting with the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, and he said, “Coming upon you now is a man from the people of Paradise.” A man from the Ansar came whose beard was disheveled by the water of ablution and he was carrying both of his shoes with his left hand. […]

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Hadith on Fame: Allah loves those who fear Him, are self-sufficient, and humble

June 17, 2011

Sa’d ibn Abi Waqqas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah loves a servant who is righteous, independent, and obscure.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2965 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عن سعد بن أبي وقاص قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ إِنَّ اللَّهَ يُحِبُّ الْعَبْدَ التَّقِيَّ الْغَنِيَّ […]

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Hadith on Humility: Allah will support the weak and downtrodden

October 22, 2010

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “One who is disheveled may be turned away by people, but if he swore by Allah, He would fulfill it.” Source: Sahih Muslim 2622 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Imam Muslim عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم […]

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