Tag: Persians الفرس

Hadith on Tribulation: How will you be when the world is given to you?

April 10, 2015

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If the treasures of Persia and Rome were opened for you, what kind of people will you be?” Abdur Rahman ibn Awf said, “We will be as Allah has ordered us.” The Prophet said, “Perhaps you will be something else. […]

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Abu Bakr on Decapitation: Do you follow the way of the Romans and Persians?

August 19, 2014

Uqbah ibn Amir reported: He came to Abu Bakr, may Allah be pleased with him, with a severed head and Abu Bakr condemned it. Uqbah said, “O Caliph of the Messenger of Allah, they do that to us!” Abu Bakr said, “So you follow the way of the Persians and Romans? Rather, do not come to […]

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Umar on Treachery: If I knew he had killed an unbeliever by treachery, I would strike his neck

March 13, 2014

Malik reported: A man from the people of Kufa said that Umar ibn Al-Khattab wrote to a commander in an army he had dispatched, saying, “I have heard that it is the habit of some of your men to chase an unbeliever until he takes refuge in a high place. Then a man tells him […]

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Hadith on Gifts: The Prophet accepted gifts from non-Muslim leaders

December 23, 2013

Ali ibn Abi Talib reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, was given gifts by Khosrau and he accepted them, and kings would give him gifts and he would accept them. Source: Sunan At-Tirmidhi 1576 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to At-Tirmidhi عَنْ عَلِيٍّ عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ أَنَّ كِسْرَى أَهْدَى لَهُ […]

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Ibn Shihab on Seerah: The Jewish Rabbi Mukhayriq fought in defense of Islam and was martyred at Uhud

September 27, 2012

Ibn Shihab reported: Mukhayriq the Jew gave his wealth as an endowment to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and on the day of Uhud he was martyred and killed during the battle. The Messenger of Allah said, “Mukhayriq is the foremost among the Jews, Salman is the foremost among the Persians, and […]

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Hadith on Diplomacy: The Prophet had written to every tyrant to call them to Allah and Islam

August 31, 2012

Anas ibn Malik reported: Before the passing away of the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, he had written to Khosrau and to Casear and to Negus and to every tyrant calling them to Allah, but this was not the Negus for whom the Prophet had prayed the funeral prayer. Source: Sunan […]

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Hadith on Customs: The Prophet made a seal for sending diplomatic letters to foreign nations

August 31, 2012

Anas ibn Malik reported: When the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, intended to write to a foreign nation, it was said to him, “Indeed, foreigners do not accept a letter unless it has a seal.” So the Prophet made a ring for himself. Anas said, “I can see it as if I am […]

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Hadith on Customs: The Prophet looked to the experience of other nations before ruling on a worldly issue

April 4, 2012

Judamah bint Wahb reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “I was thinking of forbidding intercourse with a breastfeeding woman, until it occurred to me that the Romans and Persians do that and it does not harm their children.” Source: Sahih Muslim 1442 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عَنْ […]

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Hadith on Peace: Greeting the People of the Book with peace

July 10, 2011

Abu Uthman reported: Abu Musa wrote to a Persian leader and greeted him with peace in his letter. It was said, “Do you greet him with peace when he is a unbeliever?” Abu Musa said, “Indeed, he wrote to me and greeted me with peace, so I have returned it.” Source: Al-Adab Al-Mufrad 1101 Grade: Hasan (fair) according […]

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