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Tag: Hajj Pilgrimage الحج

Hadith on Ease: Allah does not need unnecessary hardship

September 23, 2016

Anas reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, saw an old man being supported by his two sons. The Prophet said, “What is wrong with this man?” They said, “He has made a vow to walk to the Ka’bah.” The Prophet said, “Verily, Allah does not need this man to punish himself,” and […]

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Hadith on Tawaf: Every step around the Ka’bah is reward and forgiveness

September 15, 2016

Abdullah ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever circles the Ka’bah seven times (ṭawāf) and prays two bowings (raka’āt) will have a reward as if he has freed a slave. A man does not raise his foot and bring it back down except that ten good deeds […]

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Hadith on Hajj: The pilgrims are the special guests of Allah

September 15, 2016

Jabir reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The pilgrims are the guests of Allah. He called them and they answered him. They ask from him and he gives them.” Source: Kashf al-Astār 1075 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Haythami عَنْ جَابِرٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ […]

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Hadith on Hajj: O Allah, forgive pilgrims and those who supplicate for them

September 7, 2016

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “O Allah, forgive the pilgrims and those who seek forgiveness for the pilgrims.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Awsaṭ Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Ibn Hajar Ka’b, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “The pilgrims and soldiers in the way of Allah are […]

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Hadith on Arafat: The Hajj pilgrimage culminates in the day of Arafat

September 6, 2016

Abdu Rahman ibn Ya’mar reported: I witnessed the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, while people came to him to ask about the Ḥajj pilgrimage. The Prophet said, “The Ḥajj is itself ‘Arafāt. Whoever reaches the night of ‘Arafāt before the rising of the sun at dawn the following day has completed […]

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Hadith on Medina: Those who plot against Medina will be defeated by Allah

July 5, 2016

Sa’d reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “None plot against the people of Medina but that they will melt away as salt is melted by water.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 1778, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 1387 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim عن سعد بن أبي وقاص […]

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Hadith on Knowledge: Those who learn and teach in the mosque have a great reward

June 5, 2016

Abu Umamah reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever leaves for the mosque in the morning for no reason but to learn goodness or teach others, then he will have a reward as if he has completed the Hajj pilgrimage.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr 7346 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Mundhiri عَنْ […]

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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 referred to men regarding the matter of the price of a rabbit and other hunted animals. Allah said: O […]

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Hadith on Neighbors: The Prophet enjoins good upon neighbors in the farewell sermon

January 5, 2016

Abu Umamah reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, while he was upon his camel during the farewell pilgrimage and he was saying, “I enjoin you to be good to your neighbors.” The Prophet repeated it so much that I said, “Indeed, he will make them inherit from us!” […]

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Hadith on Arafat: The best supplication to say on the day of Arafat

September 23, 2015

Amr ibn Shu’aib reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The best supplication is that which is made on the day of ‘Arafāt. The best of it is what was said by myself and the prophets before me: There is no god but Allah alone without any partners, unto him belong the […]

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